Full Circle Health & Wellness

Our Team

Dr. Danielle Grondin-Stevens, DC, MSACN, doctor of chiropractic practicing at Full Circle Health & Wellness, Winthrop, Maine.Dr. Danielle Grondin-Stevens, DC, MSACN

Dr. Danielle Grondin-Stevens, DC, MSACN, is a Maine native, growing up in Sabattus and attending Oak Hill High School in Wales. She spent her undergrad in Vermont, studying at Saint Michael’s College outside of Burlington. After graduation, Dr. Grondin-Stevens continued her education at the University of Southern Maine in Portland, studying the sciences in greater detail and working as a research tech investigating various subjects such as genetics, marine biology, and the environmental impact of various carcinogens and their ability to cause cancer in human tissue.

Dr. Grondin-Stevens then went on to New York Chiropractic College in upstate NY, where she received both her doctorate in Chiropractic and her Master’s degree in Applied Clinical Nutrition. She believes very strongly that chiropractic and nutrition go hand in hand in the quest for health. After starting a practice in Virginia, she realized how much she missed her friends and family in New England. The practice was sold in the summer of 2012 and Dr. Grondin-Stevens headed back to Maine where she purchased what is now Full Circle Health & Wellness. She is a Proficiency rated Activator doctor. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 5 children. They love to go four-wheeling, snowmobiling and enjoy all of the wonderful outdoor adventures that Maine has to offer. She is particularly excited to share her knowledge of healthy living with all of the wonderful people in the area.

Dr. Kaitlyn Turmelle, DC

Kaitlyn Turmelle, DC.

Dr. Kaitlyn Turmelle grew up in Randolph and attended Gardiner Area High School. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Applied Exercise Science at the University of New England. Dr. Kaitlyn then went on to the University of Bridgeport to continue her education in the health science field and received her doctorate in Chiropractic. Throughout her education she has been an active participant in rugby and other sports. Dr. Kaitlyn enjoys working with active individuals, combining exercise and chiropractic care for optimal performance and healing. She enjoys fishing, playing a variety of sports and relaxing at the beach.

Caroline Christianson, MSACN
Nutritionist

Caroline Christianson, MSACN, Office Manager / Chiropractic Assistant / Nutritionist.

Caroline has been an important part of our team since 2014.  With a background in exercise science and a master’s degree in Applied Clinical Nutrition, she loves to focus on helping indiviudals improve their life through nutrition and exercise. Caroline has been utilizing her nutrition background and training in functional medicine to help patients with a variety of health goals from weight loss and blood sugar control to supporting those with chronic illnesses.

When not at work, Caroline enjoys spending time with her husband and two children on their family farm in Readfield.

Sarah McLaughlin
Office Manager & Chiropractic Assistant

Sarah McLaughlin, Front Desk Associate & Chiropractic Assistant.

Sarah joined the Full Circle Health & Wellness office in 2020 after spending 12 years working in Special Ed and as a Health Aide. She has a passion and a heart for helping people feel great about themselves. Sarah loves to spend time with patients, while also ensuring that the office runs smoothly and is honored to be part of a compassionate, knowledgable and healing team.

When not at work, you can find Sarah reading, playing piano, going on dates with her husband to explore new places, & spending time at the ocean. She also finds great joy in cooking for her 3 adult children and all their friends that they bring home with them.

Alisha Nelson
Front Desk Associate & Chiropractic Assistant

Alisha joined the Full Circle team in June 2022 after spending 13 years as a children’s case manager. She worked with children and their families advocating for mental health and behavioral needs. Alisha has a patient, positive and understanding approach and is passionate about helping others. Alisha is currently a chirpractic assistant and she will be furthering her education and training in the wellness field. When not working she loves spending time with her husband, family and friends.

Stephanie Mellen, Nurse Practitioner.Stephanie Mellen
Nurse Practitioner

Stephanie joined our office as a Family Nurse Practitioner and primary care physician in 2017. As a nurse practitioner she has worked as a pediatrician, and is familiar with women’s health but is open to seeing anyone. Stephanie is very knowledgeable and willing to listen to your concerns and address your questions.  Whether it has been a while since you have seen any medical professionals and you just want to have a quick check up, or you have a current health issue that you feel is not being addressed adequately, she is here to help you.

Stephanie S. Soleau, Massage Therapist.Stephanie S. Soleau
Massage Therapist

Stephanie S. Soleau joined the Full Circle Health & Wellness team as a licensed Massage Therapist in the spring of 2018. She has a passion for sharing the healing benefits of massage therapy, physical fitness, nutrition, and yoga. Her intention is the help others find relief from pain caused by structural imbalances, myofascial restriction, illness, injury, TMJD and stress. Following several years of professional group fitness instruction and the completion of a Master’s Degree in Kinesiology, she pursued certification and licensure as a Yoga Teacher and Massage Therapist. Stephanie holds a nationally recognized massage therapy license and specialty certifications in TMJ Intraoral Massage Techniques, Manual Lymphatic Drainage, Cupping, Scraping, Yin Yoga, Hatha Yoga and children’s yoga. She offers and incorporates many techniques into her therapeutic massage sessions. Stephanie grew up in Connecticut and relocated to Maine in 2008. She enjoys spending time with family and friends and is an avid lover of nature and animals.

 

Schedule Appointment

The fastest and easiest way to schedule your appointment with the doctor is to contact our office at (207) 377-9344.

One of our staff members will promptly schedule you with a convenient time to see the doctor. For your convenience, we also have an office map and directions available for you to print out.

Please don’t delay as the majority of health conditions tend to worsen or recur without the appropriate care.

Sincerely,

Dr. Danielle Grondin-Stevens, D.C.

 

Contact Us

If you’re coming from another location and you are not familiar with the streets on the map below, please contact our office for directions at (207) 377-9344.

Full Circle Health & Wellness
(Formerly Shepherd Chiropractic Wellness Center)

1223 US Route 202
Winthrop, Maine 04364