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Ya is a passionate sports enthusiast and educator with a holistic approach to healthcare. She went to UC Berkeley and the University of Idaho, where she received her Bachelor’s in Psychology and Master’s in Athletic Training. Prior to joining CWA, she served as the Health Coordinator and Head Athletic Trainer at The Northwest School in Seattle. Ya grew up playing a variety of sports and specialized in soccer early on. She played in college and continues to play competitively on some semi-pro teams in Seattle and Tacoma.


Ya strongly believes in a comprehensive approach to healthcare, addressing the physical, mental, and emotional aspects of individuals’ lives. She understands that true healthcare extends beyond treating symptoms and addresses the whole person. She has experience working with D1, D2, semi-professional, high school, and club athletes. She brings a fun, energetic, and empathetic spirit to her work.