Dr. Strauss has an education in Environmental Science, Doctor of Chiropractic, and Post-Doctoral training in upper cervical care.
Dr. Strauss is an avid supporter of the local San Jose Animal Care Center and Humane Society of Silicon Valley (Adopt all of your pets!). She also donates to many charitable organizations: Miles for Migraines, Physicians for Responsible Medicine, World Wildlife Fund, KQED Radio, Wildlife Waystation, Environmental Defense Fund, National Resource Defense Council, Move On, National Antivivisection Society, The Nature Conservancy and many others.
Dr. Strauss enjoys hiking, reading, and playing folk rock on her Ovation guitar. She has a husband and three cats: Lilly, Beauty, and Beetlejuice One Paw.