Dr. Vicki Matthews is a Naturopathic Physician who has pioneered the use of the Five Elements model from Chinese medicine to help people understand and improve relationships of all kinds. Vicki lives in the Chicago area and is an outspoken advocate for creating positive interactions in every connection we have.

Ask Vicki: Relationship Advice Using the Five Elements

  • "Five years ago, in a fit of spontaneity, Dale and I started a business. It has been very stressful trying to grow it to profitability, especially during the past two years. There’s been lots of fight...

  • "Dear Vicki: Since things started opening back up after the pandemic, I don’t really like the world out there. I’m an artist who is on one of the lucky ones – I’ve been able to manifest a successful c...

  • "Here’s another up-close comparison across the five primary elemental personalities. This time we’re looking at how each of the elemental personalities relates to structure and boundaries in their liv...