Welcome to Hawthorn Healing Arts Center

acupunture & naturopathic in Bend OregonWe are meant to live inspired lives, to cultivate our deeper gifts and to know a sense of peace and joy within ourselves. Our goal at Hawthorn Healing Arts Center is to facilitate this journey by addressing physical health concerns, mental and emotional disharmony, while helping individuals walk toward truly knowing themselves.

The focus and mission of Hawthorn Healing Arts Center, LLC is to offer individuals and families primary care holistic healthcare, while also offering “outside-the-treatment-room” opportunities for personal growth, healing and transformation. Classes and workshops are offered at the center by practitioners and teachers on a variety of topics – check out our weekly Guided Meditation and Qi Gong programs as well as the Cleanse Programs and monthly FREE talks. Musical and inspirational group events are also regularly offered.

We offer a collaborative approach to health and well-being that integrates the knowledge of western science with the wisdom and heart of traditional healing therapies. Our providers focus on primary care Naturopathic Medicine, Acupuncture and Chinese medicine, Massage, including Rolphing/Structural Integration and Reflexology, Counseling, Physical Therapy and Craniosacral Therapy in Bend, Oregon. We offer care for men and women, children and elderly. Practitioners at the center provide a comprehensive approach emphasizing collaboration and teamwork.


Hawthorn Healing Arts Center also offers retail, the highest quality vitamins and supplements, herbs and essential oils, as well as educational and inspirational books and CDs. Local companies Jem Raw Chocolate, Metolius Teas, Herbal Goddess Medicinals, and Kombucha Mama are all available through Hawthorn.

Are you looking for an integrative approach to healthcare that combines the best of holistic medicine in a health center that also has a dedicated community room for workshops, classes, and events geared toward health education and personal growth?

We offer acupuncture, naturopathic medicine, and other services in Bend, Oregon. We invite you to contact us at (541) 330-0334 or visit the center at 39 NW Louisiana Ave. in downtown Bend, OR.

“Smart, caring, compassionate and well-attuned to many modalities of healing and wellness, I highly recommend Hawthorn to anyone interested in a holistic approach to health and well-being. The practitioners at Hawthorn are not only skilled professionals, but are also genuinely interested in creating and supporting community here in Bend and Central Oregon!”


Healing with Essential Oils: A Workshop Series

This three-part training offers a clear holistic strategy in understanding and utilizing specific oils to effect healing change in the body.  Packed with in-depth information about the powerful concentrated herbal medicine, these workshops are uniquely suited to profoundly shift our physiology from the gross molecular level up to our subtle energy fields. Elyse incorporates both cutting edge research and ancient technique to fully integrate profound healing concepts in theory and practice that will change the way you understand YOU and the plant world around you. Take advantage of this amazing training opportunity, offered for the first time in Bend! Become the confident healer you know you are, and take your essential oil practice to the next level for personal healing and professional efficacy!

$40 per Class, 3 Class pack for $100  Register Today!

Physical Healing with Essential Oils  September 12th 6-9 p.m.

Explore the sensing body and how essential oils are an enlightened vehicle for biological molecular resonance. Basic plant physiological construction inspires a more complicated human response, offering clarity and insight into the functioning of our system on multiple levels. We will cover the most effective essential oils for physical health and healing and their safe and effective application.

Emotional Healing with Essential Oils  October 10th 6-9 p.m.

Explore the feeling body and the positive and negative polarity of emotions.  Determine your emotional awareness through identification of autonomic patterning response that leads to physiological and mental dis-ease. Elyse will introduce the most effective essential oils for emotional balancing and transitioning, as well as breathing and application techniques for release.

Spiritual Healing with Essential Oils  November 7th 6-9 p.m.

Explore the psycho-spiritual body through ancient tradition and modern quantum physics. Deepen your connection to yourself through understanding the body’s energy systems and how they work with a clear mental field to empower and strengthen your spirit body. Discover the most effective essential oils for consciousness shifting and energy field clearing and integration.

ElyseWilliams200-thumb-200x150-150x150Elyse J. Williams, MS, CNS

Clinical Herbalist, Certified Nutrition Specialist, Reflexologist and Reiki Master/Teacher Elyse has studied plant medicine with indigenous people in rural Alaska, Honduras, Costa Rica, Belize and Peru, and received her Master of Science degree in Herbal Medicine at the Tai Sophia Institute in Laurel, MD. Elyse taught frequent trainings in herbal medicine and essential oils in the Washington, D.C. metro area until she moved to Bend in 2011. This is a newly designed workshop that synthesizes her in-depth herbal and essential oil knowledge and expertise. She encourages hands on experience along with deepening of academic understanding and practical application of essential oils that will change the way you see plants, as well as yourself!

“Elyse is a powerhouse of information!  I couldn’t have asked for more.  Her passion and knowledge are compelling. I’d wanted to learn about herbs and am thrilled to have found these classes. They are so much more than I’d anticipated.”Jennifer Howe, Certified Holistic Health Counselor, Wellness Speaker, Author of Mindful Eating Balanced Living

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