KENMORE, Washington — Erin Elizabeth Hayford, ND, BCB, earned a doctorate of naturopathic medicine after completing four years of didactic training at Bastyr University and clinical training at Bastyr Center for Natural Health in Seattle. Hayford earned additional training in biofeedback at Bastyr and became board certified in biofeedback by the Biofeedback Certification International Alliance (BCIA) in 2016.

She earned a bachelor of science in herbal science from Bastyr University in 2011, and an associates of science in dietetic technology at Southern Maine Community College in 2009.

A native of North Monmouth, Maine, Hayford graduated from Monmouth Academy in 2004.

Her immediate plan is to fulfill her residency with Sierra Tucson Behavioral Health Residential Treatment Center and Hospital in Tucson, Arizona. Sierra Tucson focuses on behavioral medicine for people with addictions, chronic pain, eating disorders, anxiety and depression.

Hayford’s future plan is to pursue a career in naturopathic medicine with a focus on behavioral health.

She is the daughter of Jamie and Robert Hayford, of North Monmouth, Maine.