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About health and healing

About Healing

This morning, while preparing for an upcoming class, I stumbled upon the WHO’s (World Health Organization) definition of health. It turns out that “health is the state of complete physical, mental, and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity” Nothing feels quiet as annoying as “complete well-being” shoved down my throat on […]

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Shamanic Healing

Shamanic Healing

Years ago, a client came to me with low back pain. He did not believe in acupuncture but decided to try it out of desperation since no amount of western treatments were helping him. He was a known man and at this point he could not move without help. He didn’t hope for much relief […]

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Acupuncturist As Shaman

Who Is Shaman?

In response to my upcoming Acupuncturist As Shaman events, I received a lot of inquiries and questions from practitioners wanting to know more about shamanism and it’s application to acupuncture. Here is a little bit more on the subject. Ancient spiritual healing practice of shamanism has been used in indigenous communities of many parts of […]

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