Ph.D., LMT, CST-D
Miranda began studying Traditional Chinese Medicine with particular emphasis on Jin Shou TuiNa in 1989. From 1988 to 2002 her primary employment was as an Anthropologist for the Navajo Nation. In 2002, she changed her life's direction and entered the Healing Arts full time. Miranda is a graduate of Northern Arizona Massage Therapy Institute (NAMTI) in Sedona, AZ (840 hour program). After teaching Traditional Chinese Medicine, Intro to CranioSacral Therapy, and Thai massage at NAMTI for six years, she moved to California and practiced at 6 Harmonies Traditional Medicine in Saratoga, CA for 7 years. Miranda has moved back to Arizona and is back doing anthropology as well as CST in Sedona.
Her practice focuses on CranioSacral Therapy including SER work, and Tuina (see below).
She has completed CS1, CS2, SER1, SER2, Advanced CST1, Advanced CST2, Advanced CST3, and Advanced BioAquatics through the Upledger Institute.
Miranda also teaches Intro to CranioSacral Therapy and the Bioaquatics curriculum (BAEC, BAES, BAER). Since 2005 she has been a Primary Therapist in the Upledger Institute/Integrative Intentions Dolphin Assisted Therapy Program in the Bahamas and other Comprehensive Therapy Programs run jointly by Dr.Chas and Kat Perry of Integrative Intentions and the Upledger Institute.
Martial Arts: Miranda began training Tai Chi Chuan and the Chinese Internal Martial Arts of Hsing-I and Bagua in 1989 with the North American Tang Shou Tao Association. In 2010 she began training Sun Lutong Style Tai Chi, Hsing-I and Bagua with Sifu Wing Lam of Sunnyvale, Ca. Miranda teaches Sun Style Tai Chi in Sedona.
Professional Associations / Memberships
Founder/Director of Rising Dragon Kung Fu
Co-founder with Jennifer Minor of 6 Harmonies Traditional Medicine,6 Harmonies Gong Fu, and 6 Harmonies - Sedona