Dry Needling: Is it Acupuncture

Our 4 years of training in acupuncture tells us that the greatest healing is done by placing pins away from the source of pain. Most physical therapists typically have 40 hours of training in acupuncture, and therefore have little recourse but to put the syringes in an area that is already compromised.

MOTIVATION

MOTIVATION You wake up filled with energy and enthusiasm. You’ve made a list of all the things you want to get done.  So long as you remain focused, you will succeed.  However, as the day wears on little things start to distract you; the plans become vague: By nightfall, the goals on your to-do list remain undone.  You go to … Read More

Detach–Lovingly

Self-Hypnosis is a wonderful tool for helping to get rid of a person from your consciousness. Of course it’s more effective in a professional setting, but this exercise helps align your unconscious with the ‘letting go’ program.  You may make a tape to listen to before going to bed.  Contact me if you would like me to send you a … Read More

PAST LIFE REGRESSION THERAPY: Gimmick or Healing Tool? Part I

Whether we are uncovering “real” past lives or simply releasing our imaginative powers, this approach has helped many people resolve issues and get past stuck points that were resistant to other healing modalities. In addition, it’s an intriguing way to experience hitherto unexplored aspects o

Do Women Love Acupuncture More than Men Do?

it was fun seeing (from the corner of my eye) the reaction of women versus men while watching me work. Men often had a slightly horrified expression, as if they were witnessing brain surgery; women, on the other hand displayed an expression that was somewhere between intrigued, and luminous. Like they couldn’t wait for that inevitable buzz.

How Acupuncture Works

Sometimes, and this is no one’s ‘fault’, living in a way that doesn’t serve us (bad food, bad thoughts, bad lifestyle) leads to electricity getting stuck in particular spots. This creates pain, dysfunction, and depression.

Post-Menopausal Weight Loss

It’s a given that post-menopausal women have a harder time losing weight due to the spare estrogen they store in their ‘tire’. Here are some ways they can help themselves in that arena.

Extra abdominal girth can often be attributed to Intestinal buildup. Remedy: Drink soaked whole raw flax seeds and consume green smoothies)

Pre-Surgery Self-Hypnosis

Steer clear of repeating negative words or statements about future events such as ‘I will not feel pain”, or “I will not be nauseous”. Use only positive words and present-tense statements instead: “As I wake up I’m very relaxed and pain free. I am hungry.”

Quit Smoking Without Drugs. Now

by combining acupuncture (50% success rate as defined by NIH and WHO) and hypnotherapy, there’s a 65% chance you’ll quit smoking.

Reduce Mastectomy Pain with Hypnosis

Reduce Mastectomy Pain With Hypnosis Many patients have found they can reduce mastectomy pain with hypnosis. One way that Hypnosis can effectively lessen the trauma of surgery is by helping patients reduce their stress levels. Stress causes muscles to tighten. And when muscles tighten, the veins contract with them, trapping toxins in the blood. Arterial blood gets trapped and is … Read More