Meet Our Practitioners

We have a team of knowledgeable practitioners to help with all of your health care needs

Dr. Kristen Bovee, ND – Owner

Dr. Kristen Bovee is a naturopathic physician who has served on Vancouver Island for 17 years. She is board certified, prolotherapy, nutritional IV and chelation therapy. Kristen is a member of the BCNA and CNPBC and holds a prescribing authority license for BC.

Dr. Kristen has special interest in treating women’s hormone imbalances, osteoarthritis/pain syndromes, and food allergies. She is accepting new patients and is welcoming current patients to join her at Hydrate IV Wellness for complete naturopathic services.

Laurie Moniz, RCC

Laurie is a Registered Clinical Counsellor with the BC Association of Clinical Counsellors. She obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Child and Youth Care at the University of Victoria and then continued to complete her Master’s Degree in Counselling. Laurie has many years experience counselling individuals, youth, couples and families. She has worked with various agencies including: Child and Youth Mental Health, the Ministry of Children and Families Development, Single Parent Resource Centre, Blanshard Community Centre, BC Families in Transition, Victoria Native Friendship Center, and Parent Support Services of BC.

Victoria Spaurel, RAc

Victoria has enjoyed building a busy family practice in Victoria BC since graduation from the Canadian College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM) in 2005. Previous to her acupuncture studies she was an RMT, and now uses a combination of approaches in regards to treating patients of all ages. Although Victoria doesn’t claim to specialize in any one area of practice, she has had tremendous and consistent success in treating allergies, pain, and mental/emotional imbalance. Victoria is warm and friendly with patients, and has the gift of making everyone feel instantly at ease.