The practitioners of O’Brien Pharmacy and the Kansas City Holistic Centre have a common goal: Provide an environment to partner with caring, skilled practitioners in weaving the tapestry of optimized health. We remain current on the most recent advances in alternative medicine, while maintaining an open and objective mind. And we consult with traditional healthcare practitioners every day to blend the best of alternative medicine with allopathic medicine.
Lisa Everett, B.Sc. Pharm, FACA, CCN
Lisa Everett, clinical pharmacist and board-certified clinical nutritionist, is an adjunct faculty member of the University of Missouri—Kansas City School of Pharmacy and has served as a clinical instructor for the University of Kansas School of Medicine. Lisa has more than 25 years of clinical experience in bio-identical hormone replacement therapy. She writes articles for various publications and has lectured to professional and patient groups locally and internationally. Lisa sat on the Midwest Internal Review Board for 10 years, overseeing studies for the Food and Drug Administration. She served on the board of trustees for the American Holistic Medical Association and is a member of the International and American Association of Clinical Nutritionists, the American Holistic Medical Association and the International Association of Compounding Pharmacists. Her private consultation practice focuses on holistic patient care and education. Lisa is co-owner of O’Brien Pharmacy as well as co-owner and medical director of the Kansas City Holistic Centre in Mission, Kansas. O’Brien Pharmacy, specializing in alternative care and custom compounding, has been family owned and operated for 50 years.
Lisa Everett is currently working on a book packed with information about maintaining life-long vibrancy and health. In the book, Lisa details the remedies and healing techniques that have helped her patients.
Dr. Jude LaClaire, Ph.D., LCPC. LCSW
Jude LaClaire brings a depth of professional and life experience to each person, working in a compassionate and unique way to effect positive change. Dr. LaClaire skillfully integrates family systems, neurobehavioral approaches, dream and imagery work, holistic psychotherapy and personality type, working with people of all ages, life styles, cultural and spiritual backgrounds. Together with the individual, couple or family, she creates a safe enviroment to release trauma, emotional and physical pain, and acquire tools to live happier, fuller empowered lives.
Dr. LaClaire is the author of Life Weaving, a five book and three CD series on holistic problem solving. For ten years she wrote a monthly mental health article for the Wellness Magazine and now contributes monthly articles to Evolving: A Guide for Conscious Living. ( All articles are available at www.evolving.com.)
Dr. LaClaire is available for individual, couple and family counseling, training, seminars and speaking engagements.
- Individual, family, relationship, children and adolescents
- Neurobehavioral Programs
Mind Body Health Enhancement Program
Reduce stress/anxiety, negative emotions, release trauma/traumatic memories, pain reduction
My True Body Program
Reduce cravings, increase desire for healthy foods, exercise, positive body image
- Depression and anxiety
- Addictions/Substance abuse issues and recovery
- Grief issues
- Interactice guided imagery for self-calming; healing emotional and physical pain
- Holistic counseling utilizing the resources of the client and their enviroment
- Empowering each individual in the path to wellness
In Jude LaClaire, Ph.D., you will find Kansas City’s foremost holistic counselor, educator and consultant. A published psychologist with thirty years of experience in mental health and education, Jude applies a blended, caring, natural approach for individual and groups in many diverse settings. Integrating family systems, depth psychology, dream and imagery work,multi-culture studies and personality type, she assists people through difficult journeys to attain vibrant emotional, physical and spiritual health. more information about holistic psychology
- Evolving Magazine January 2011 To Change or Not to change
- Evolving Magazine June 2010 Changing habits Changing Brain
- Evolving magazine February 2010 Intimacy and Independence – Making Love Last
- Wellness Magazine May 2008 Learning Optimism
- July Wellness Magazine Article – 2007 NBP Stress
- Wellness Magazine April 2007 Hunting and Gathering Anyone?
- Wellness Magazine January 2007 Feeling No Pain
- July Wellness Magazine-2006 Positively Fun
- November Wellness Magazine-2003 Take A Break-Take Control
- Wellness Mag Blues to Blue Skies
- Wellness Magazine Breaking Patterns of Depression
- May Wellness Article Change Is All Around
- Holistic Health Interconnectedness
- Wellness Mag Dreamweaving
Courtney Reddell, Pharm.D
O’Brien Pharmacy is lucky to have the knowledge, talents, motivation and compassion of clinical pharmacist, Courtney Reddell. Courtney is a Pharm. D. graduate from the University of Kansas School of Pharmacy and has more than five years experience in pharmacy. She has spent almost two years working directly with Lisa Everett, RPh, in hormone replacement and holistic care therapeutics.
As one of our clinical consultation pharmacists, Courtney works with patients and physicians in Kansas City and across the country, and holds multiple state licenses. Courtney is also a co-preceptor with Lisa and Eric for pharmacy interns from the University of Kansas and the University of Missouri, Kansas City. You may contact Courtney at firstname.lastname@example.org or 913-322-5630.