Miles Thomas

Miles Thomas, DACM, L.Ac., has been involved in the study and practice of Asian Medicine, Meditation and Bodywork, and Martial Arts in a number of settings for 25 years. 

Currently residing in the mountains of Southern California, he spends most of his time in clinical practice. He runs a local clinic, Idyllwild Community Acupuncture. He is also on the faculty of PCOM - SD. In the recent past, he was employed by Sharp Healthcare for 8 years as an Acupuncturist where he was involved in in/outpatient care, program development and facilitation.

Miles focuses on general and preventative medicine using a blend of Chinese and Functional Medicine.  



Julie Lively

Julie Lively, MS, OTR/L, GCFP has a long history of working with movement in various capacities.  First being a dancer and Occupational Therapist, she found her way to Pilates, Craniosacral Therapy, and the Feldenkrais Method® while rehabilitating her own injuries. 

Julie is a Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioner®, a Stott Certified Pilates Instructor, and a Craniosacral Practitioner.  Together, Julie’s studies give her a unique perspective and understanding of stillness, motion, and function.  She has worked with people of all ages from infants to adults in their early 90’s.  As owner of Moving Lively, she specializes in working with chronic pain, repetitive strain disorders, and neurological and degenerative conditions utilizing the Feldenkrais Method®, the therapeutic use of Pilates, and Craniosacral Therapy. 

Julie may be reached at