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Adolphine Diwa

Adolphine Diwa, CNA, CMT, CNT
Licensed Personal Care Provider/Certified Nursing Assistant/Nursing Technician
Certified Medication Technician
Licensed through the Maryland Board of Nursing
Under the direction of the Licensed Holistic Nurses
Certified Lymphatic Drainage Practitioner
Certified Acupressure Practitioner


Lymphatic Drainage - The method provides Gently and rhythmic movement through the lymph system of the body, especially inflamed areas, relieving pressure and enhancing the functioning of the immune system. As both a preventative and therapeutic technique, LD can be used for a wide range of purposes including faster recovery from injury, reduction of swelling and discomfort, and strengthened resistance to illness. $125.00 for a 60 minute session.

Acupressure - Acupressure uses light to moderate pressure which is applied to acupuncture points with the thumb, fingers, palms, forearms and elbows. Acupressure helps to bring the body into balance. $$95.00 for a 60 minute session.

Energetic Dry Needle Neural Therapy - Dry Needle Neural Therapy is a technique that provides pain relief and aids in return of function and mobility. It is performed by medically trained licensed health care professionals such as nurses, med techs, and doctors. These professionals are instructed initially with their formal education and have added additional training in order to perform Neural Therapy. It originated with Dr. Huneke in the 1930’s during his consolidation of knowledge on the Autonomic Nervous System. This therapy works on the autonomic ganglia (nerve groups controlling internal organs), peripheral nerves (nerves controlling the extremities, such as arms and legs), scars, glands, acupressure points, trigger points, and segmental points (nerve points controlling segments of the body). Energetic Dry Needle Neural Therapy applies pressure with fingers and then insertion of small hypodermic needles. After insertion energy is released. Guided Imagery can be added upon request. $110.00 per session


  • Cambridge Nursing Academy
    * Certified Nursing Assistant, graduation date: August 19, 2021
    * Certified Medication Technician, graduation date: September 9, 2021
    Scope of practice includes administration of medications as a licensed nursing function ~ which includes but not limited to administration of oral medications and the use of hypodermic needles by way of subcutaneous injections
  • American Naturopathic and Holistic Association
    *Certified Energetic Dry Needle Neural Therapy, graduation: date December 15, 2021
    *Certified Lymphatic Drainage, Graduation Date: October 18, 2021
  • Washington Institute of Natural Medicine
    *Certificate in Massage for Health Care Practitioners, Accredited by the American Alternative Medical Association for Continuing Education, July 18, 2021
    *Acupressure Certification, Accredited by the American Alternative Medical Association for Continuing Education, July 2, 2021

Nursing Technician/Assistant/Personal Care Provider Training and Scope of Practice
Anatomy and Physiology, diseases and it's effect of the body, medical terminology, patient care principals, activities of daily living, transferring and ambulation, vital signs, back rub/massage techniques, Passive Range of Motion of arms legs, hands/wrists, and feet (stretching, abduction, adduction), personal care and hygiene to promote circulation and prevent skin breakdown, Massage application of lotion/cream for skin dryness and to promote circulation and prevent skin breakdown, foot soak/bath and care with massage application of lotion, hand and nail soak/bath and care with massage application of lotion, psycho social care skills, warm or cold/ice pack application, gathering vital information about the patient/client's condition, assess physical conditions of patients/clients and reports to charge nurse or doctor, explains basic medical information to patients/clients, apply bandages/dressings after receiving the specialized training, perform specialized medical tasks or treatments during employment after receiving in-service training or continuing education classes. These tasks/treatments vary by practitioner all depending upon the additional training provided at the workplace.


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