About Carmen Adams
After dealing with a diverse amount of various health issues in her own life such as acne, weight gain, anxiety, depression, reproductive issues stemming from the use of birth control, digestive issues & food allergies; she became her first client. Being naturally drawn to holistic solutions, she began to greatly improve the quality of her own life using this Herbs / Nutrition, Mindfulness and Science.
In September of 2015 a close family member had a stroke. Carmen decided to not only be an additional Provider for this person but also their Caregiver. Neither of these decisions were an easy feat seeing that this event turned her life upside down. The knowledge in Cardiovascular Disease, Type II Diabetes & Digestive Wellness had allowed Carmen to effectively communicate with her family members doctors and nurses in order to safely introduce a natural approach to healing from varying modalities. The progress Carmen's family member has made so far is showing great promise in the effectiveness of her assistance. She has gone from needing 13 different prescribed medications to ZERO.
The Essence of YOU Program(s) are effective because:
It uses Allopathic / Traditional Medicine's diagnostic tools such as Comprehensive Labs and Specialty Labs with Interpretations from a Functional / Preventative clinical thought process but with an Indigenous / Eastern approach that uses Herbs, Supplements, Nutrition, Mindfulness and Science.
Helps Clients identify real life expectations and provides her Clients with with an Alternative Care Plans so that they may make informed decisions with confidence and take control of their health.
Develops a personal relationship – Her Clients will be able to communicate with Carmen as long as they remain Clients.
Collaborates with Clients– Carmen doesn't replace the Client's doctor; however, she is an insurmountable addition to her Client's Self Healing Journey. Instead, she will help the Client communicate with the prescribing Physician(s) with confidence to reduce the Client's dependency on prescribed medication(s) as the need arises which can reduce or eliminate the harmful and uncomfortable side effects the Client may be experiencing. She can also teach them how to effectively reduce their potential need for surgery, how to eat, what to eat, what & how much herbs/supplements to take and when... PLUS MORE! This is all tailored to their SPECIFIC needs.
Provides a sounding board – Carmen helps her Client's gain control of their health —not just manage their symptoms. Sometimes having someone to talk to can mean the difference in getting past a healing plateau.
...being qualified to introduce solutions that are tailor made for her Client's individual needs as a Registered Herbalist-(AHG), Certified Holistic Nutritionist, Teacher, Researcher, and Natural Health Advocate, she ensures that they are implementing the proper strategies that will help them feel BETTER! She listens to Clients needs, desires and goals and works feverishly to assist them in achieving them.
University of Central Florida
Dr. Christopher's School of Natural Healing
Energetic Health Institute
Kingdom College of Natural Health
Master Herbalist Clinical Internship - 2500 hours
Health Coaching Apprenticeship - 1600 hours
Certified Holistic Nutritionist Clinical Training - 1000 Hours
NANP Internship - 500 direct hours with Supervising Naturopathic Physician(s)
Fellowship - General Hospital Nuestra Señora del Prado in Talavera, Spain - 1 Contract
Sara Menist, Intern & Herbalist Assistant
As a self-described plant nerd, Sara Menist is a bio-regional herbalist who is committed to expanding knowledge about locally-growing medicinal plants and how to incorporate them into our daily lives. She is the right-hand woman to Carmen Adams, the registered herbalist on-site at LV Holistic Health and Nourish Wellness Center.
She is currently most passionate about the work she is doing to build Desert Botanika - an herbal brand offering personalized kits to remedy everyday ailments.
As a business major turned herbalist, Sara has developed a unique perspective when it comes to bridging the gap between what is needed and what hasn’t been tapping into yet. Influenced by female entrepreneurs Sara Blakely and Georgina Gooley, she aspires to bring Desert Botanika to the local farmers markets here in Las Vegas, NV in the next stage of her career.
Sara is also a recent graduate of Innergy Medical Group's Herbalist Mentorship Program.
Innergy Medical Group
Innergy Medical Group strives to provide top quality professional Alternative Medicine solutions that focuses on customized patient care while utilizing various healing modalities.
We are proud to offer a unique blend of expertise and patient-centered holistic healthcare for patients desiring education in Type 2 Diabetes Management , High Blood Pressure / High Cholesterol, and Safe & Effective methods to Detoxify / Cleanse one’s body. As a group of Holistic Practitioners with a Naturopathic Physician and Supervising Physicians on staff, our practice is able to determine the best alternative course of action for you. We do extensive diagnostic workups to understand the root cause of your complaint. Diagnostic workups include but are not limited to a thorough history taking, physical observations, and laboratory tests. For laboratory testing we offer a variety of options from conventional / standard testing as well as Food Allergy Panels and MicroNutrient Testing. If our lab for conventional / standard testing does not take your insurance, we can Coordinate Care with your Primary Care Physician to assist.
The providers at Innergy Medical Group uses their clinical experience in nutrition and herbal remedies, wellness, and disease prevention to promote a customized experience. We take pride in offering an Alternative Medicine approach that is individualized. You will never feel a "cookie cutter" experience. We help uncover the root cause to disease versus simply treating a set of symptoms. We will guide and teach you how to take an active role in your healthcare.
We also use skills we’ve gained by collaborating with Naturopathic Physicians, Medical Doctors, Chiropractors, Acupuncturists, and Health Coaches in diverse fields and our driving desire to teach individuals how their body's can heal naturally whilst taking an active role in their healthcare. We understand that we are all busy so we have different program packages to choose from.
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