The author Jamie Hamilton BSc. Lic. Ac. Lic CCHM, is an acupuncturist, herbalist and shiatsu practitioner. It was 1987 when Jamie Hamilton first became interested in Chinese medicine when she was traveling from Hong Kong to West China in 1987.
During the trip he had a cycling accident and he has been treated from a blind Chinese Medical practitioner (doctor) who read his pulse and treated him with acupressure and herbal medicine. His training in the field began in 2001 with shiatsu, then progressed onto Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine. Jamie trained in Applied Channel Theory with Dr Wang Ju-Yi and Jason Robertson in 2016. He began teaching Chinese Medicine in 2006 with the European Shiatsu School. He is now the co-principle (and founder) of East West College, providing continuing professional development courses for acupuncture and shiatsu. He is also a Yoga teacher, and a Shodan grade Instructor of Shintaido.