She began studying Naturopathy at the Australian Institute of Holistic Medicine in Perth, Australia. Through this Chris developed a passionate interest in Iridology and Nutrition, which she still uses with many of her patients today. She became a Registered Acupuncturist at the PCU College of Holistic Medicine in 2013 and a Personal Health Coach in 2018. In 2021 Chris Completed the Manual Lymphatic Drainage Course Level 1 and Level 3 at the Vodder School International.
Chris was a volunteer Acupuncturist at the North Shore Women's Center from 2013-2018 and at the Mt. Kilimanjaro Grouse Grind for Alzheimer’s (MKGG) 2014 Fundraiser. In 2018 she taught Fundamentals of Traditional Chinese Medicine part time at the Canadian College of Shiatsu Therapy.