The INSPIRIT Health Group Mission Statement

At INSPIRIT, we believe in kindness, and that conscious and comprehensive medical care are integral to healing. Here, each client is treated as an individual, not as a symptom or statistic. The key to optimal health is the harmonious functioning of mind, body, and spirit.  Our mission is to help you get back into balance.

About Us

INSPIRITHealth Group is a team of highly experienced professionals who are passionate about their field of practice and dedicated to holistic patient care.

At INSPIRIT, we are committed to providing you with holistic health care tailored to yourspecific case. We believe that conscious and comprehensive medical care and the harmonious functioning of mind, body, and spirit are integral to healing. Our mission is to help you get back into balance, so you can live life at your very best!

Our Team

Dr. Carol Lin
Dr. Carol LinNaturopathic Doctor & Clinic Director
Dr. Carol Lin is passionate about helping clients find whole-body, long-term solutions to their ailments. As a board certified and licensed Naturopathic Physician, she has successfully treated clients struggling with conditions ranging from minor allergies to severe disorders. Dr. Lin graduated UBC with a degree in cellular biology and went on to study at Bastyr University, one of the world’s leading institutions… Read More
Kevin Barry
Kevin BarryRegistered Social Worker & Clinical Counsellor
Kevin has been in counselling and social work for over 10 years working in mental health, addictions, oncology, Alzheimers, and with children/adolescents. He is a Registered Social Worker (#09899) and Clinical Counsellor (#12740) in good standing in British Columbia and is currently employed by Fraser Health Authority…. Read More
Dr. Joseph Cheng
Dr. Joseph ChengNaturopathic Physician
Dr. Joseph Cheng practices an evidence-based approach to health. He combines the traditional essence of Naturopathic Medicine with his background in Biochemistry and utilizes the best in both worlds to help patients…Read More
Dr. Olisa Mak
Dr. Olisa MakNaturopathic Physician
Dr. Olisa Mak is a licensed Naturopathic Physician with a general family practice at Inspirit Health Group in Yaletown, Downtown Vancouver. She delivers patients the highest standard of care by implementing a multi-faceted approach that addresses both the patient’s individual needs and the underlying causes of the patient’s concerns. She is driven to educate, inspire and empower those around her… Read More
Rachel Shiu
Rachel ShiuRegistered Massage Therapist
Rachel graduated from West Coast College of Massage Therapy in 1997 and acquired her full certification in the Vodder method of Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD)/Decongestive Therapy in 1996. She was also fortunate to receive training at the Vodder Akadamie International Institute in Walchsee, Austria in 2000. She has over 15 years experience treating a wide variety of orthopaedic and soft tissue issues… Read More
Megan McLaren
Megan McLarenRegistered Clinical Counsellor
Megan obtained her degree from the Adler School of Professional Psychology and is registered with the British Columbia Association of Clinical Counsellors. Using a Narrative Therapy approach, Megan has experience working with clients presenting with a wide array of concerns including depression, anxiety, trauma…Read More
Nikki Robertson
Nikki RobertsonCosmetic Dermal Therapist
Nikki obtained her degree from Wilfrid Laurier University in 2010. After University, she decided to travel Europe and visited more than 10 countries before returning home. Once back in Canada, she moved from Ontario to British Columbia to pursue her dream of ski instructing. It was during her time in British Columbia when she noticed a change in her skin…Read More
Ashlee Matthews
Ashlee MatthewsR. Ac.
Ashlee Matthews is registered as an acupuncturist with the College of Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioners of B.C., graduating from Pacific Rim College of Complementary Medicine in Victoria with a diploma of Acupuncture in 2015.

She believes in an integrated approach to holistic healthcare, with her passions being to help support patients with digestive issues, depression, anxiety and a keen interest in cosmetic acupuncture…Read More

Carrie Lee
Carrie LeeRegistered Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner
Carrie is a Registered Acupuncturist and Traditional Chinese Medicine Practitioner of British Columbia. She studied Traditional Chinese Medicine and completed the program at PCU College of Holistic Medicine. She has always had a passion for healthcare.
After graduation,she is dedicated to continuing education. She spent 7 months interning at a clinic in Taiwan… Read More
Kent Smith
Kent SmithRegistered Massage Therapist
“Why do some people heal quickly while others remain stuck in continual pain?”

Kent has asked himself that question since he became a registered massage therapist over 22 years ago. Over that time span he has become grounded in the proverb “Physician, Heal Thyself”. He believes that every individual has the ability..Read More

Alnee-Yvonne Spurr
Alnee-Yvonne SpurrRegistered Massage Therapist
Yvonne – a Registered Massage Therapist working out of Inspirit Health Group’s Seymour street location –
completed the Registered Massage Therapy program at Vancouver Career College. She made it her priority to help support her patients in restoring strength, flexibility, and balance in areas of pain and injury. To achieve her patient goals she combines an array of … Read More
Claudia Chen
Claudia ChenRegistered Acupuncturist
Claudia is a Registered Acupuncturist who is dedicated in working with her patients to obtain their health goals. Though she has treated a wide variety of ailments and health concerns, Claudia has a special focus in treating pain conditions… Read More
Mahnaz Goghi
Mahnaz GoghiManual Osteopathic Practitioner
Mahnaz is a graduate of the National Academy of Osteopathy in Toronto, and also holds a Bachelor of Science in Midwifery from Iran. With over 10 years’ experience as a midwife, she has an in-depth understanding of human anatomy and how to manage pain. Her knowledge, empathy and kindness… Read More
Adrienne Ngai, RD
Adrienne Ngai, RDRegistered Dietitian
Hi! I’m Adrienne and I am born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. And I love food! I love making it, talking about it, reading about it and of course, eating it! My passion for food led me to complete a Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Nutrition double major from the University of British Columbia. I worked as a food scientist at leading food companies in British Columbia. I developed and ensured foods created met high quality standards. However, I found myself more interested in the interaction of food and health and decided to complete a Masters of Science in Nutrition from McGill University in Montreal and become a registered dietitian. I completed my clinical dietetics internship Read More