Dr. Gladys McGarey Living Medicine & Wellness Center

StarShine Academy's Wellness Center is named

The new Gladys McGarey Living Medicine Wellness Center will include a full doctor’s office serving the school and the community at large. The Center is named to honor Dr. Gladys McGarey, the "Mother of Holistic Medicine."

Dr. Gladys (as she likes to be called) helped co-found the American Holistic Medical Association in 1978. Her Gladys Taylor McGarey Medical Foundation has expanded knowledge and application of holistic principles through scientific research and education, helping to bridge the gap between traditional and holistic medicine.