Acupuncture

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Acupuncture is a branch of a comprehensive and poetic medical system called Traditional Chinese Medicine which has been practiced for over 2000 years. Based in the rhythms and cycles of nature, Acupuncture restores balance and stimulates our body’s innate ability to selfheal.

Acupuncture aims to understand the whole person and considers the inherent connections between our body, mind, emotions and life history, treating the root of the imbalance to resolve symptoms.

Acupuncture is a painless and relaxing treatment that works by stimulating specific high energy points along energetic pathways called Meridians. The acupuncture needles are hair thin and help to direct the flow of energy in the body to where it is needed. Pain and disharmony occur in the body as the result of unbalanced distribution of Qi (or energy) in the meridian pathways.

Each session begins with a conversation about your health history, wellness goals, and relevant life circumstances, followed by a Traditional Chinese Medicine pulse and tongue reading, diagnosis and treatment plan custom designed for your constitution.

With years of experience as a teacher, healer and artist, Julie’s acupuncture treatments are unique in that they can include the use of guided relaxation or meditation, bodywork, reiki healing energy, flower essences, healing crystals, and dream images.


ACUPUNCTURE CAN TREAT:

Regular Acupuncture treatments can be used as preventive medicine and as an effective alternative or adjunct to western medicine in the treatment of many common health issues:

PAIN RELIEF, TENSION, STRESS, ANXIETY, MENTAL AND EMOTIONAL HEALTH, HEADACHES & MIGRAINES, INSOMNIA, TROUBLED SLEEP, LOW ENERGY, LETHARGY, MENSTRUATION, PMS, FERTILITY AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH, DIGESTIVE HEALTH, ASTHMA, ALLERGIES, SKIN CONDITIONS & IMMUNE SYSTEM BOOSTING. 

This is an incomplete list, if you don’t see your health concern listed here, please inquire to see if Acupuncture may be able to help you.


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