Acupuncture, one of the oldest forms of preventative medicine, dating back 5000 years to China. In 1972 western medicine recognized Acupuncture as effective for pain relief. This classic healing art employs the body's own energetic reserves to restore balance. The system uses natural energetic pathways found on the body's surface. These pathways are intimately connected to the internal organ systems. Acupuncture has been proven effective in treating a wide variety of ailments including sciatica, chronic back pain, pregnancy discomfort, migraines and depression. Single-use disposable needles are used. In the late summer of 1982 (the 1st year Americans were welcomed) I traveled to Beijing to fulfill the dream of studying in China.
The greatest “gem” I brought home from China, was the practice of "seeing" with my hands. Touch seeing is the cornerstone of my work