Downtown Bend: Building Resiliency with Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine – Part 1
September 20 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Learn simple concepts to help with day to day life stresses.
This is an in-person program. Masks are recommended at all in-person library events.
Come learn about the ancient wisdom through a modern mindset to meet today’s needs. There is limitless wisdom and adaptability in acupuncture. We learn to see the patient before us as whole, not as a disease and the entire person is treated and supported.
This 2 part course will go over foundational Chinese medicine philosophies and tools to bring into your day to day life for strength, confidence, and reassurance. You will learn simple acupuncture concepts and understandings to bring home right away. We will talk about how Chinese medicine is a holistic medicine – treating health problems, mental disorders/imbalances, emotional pain, physical pain not as separate issues; but as part of the entire being. This wholeness builds resilience.
Participate in Part 2: “When illness strikes the home” via Zoom on Sept 28th.
Dana Schwartz L.Ac. is a licensed acupuncturist, herbalist, massage therapist, and essential oil educator.
While she comes from a family of allopathic medical doctors, Dana decided to study and practice medicine that is connected by its roots to nature’s wisdom, with science as its ally. Her love of nature is woven into her wonderment of life in her sessions. She has over 20 years experience with mind/body medicine and is honored to be an integral part of a patient’s care team. Her areas of focus have been women’s health and healthy aging, psycho-emotional states, anxiety,depression, loss, grief, addiction, fear states, and day to day stress. She also has expertise in orthopedic injury and recovery of back and neck pain, disc injuries, neurological conditions, gastrointestinal conditions, sleep disorders, and psycho- spiritual imbalances. Patient care may include acupuncture, moxa, cupping, tuina, shiatsu, Chinese herbal formulas, nutritional therapy, gentle breath work, home qigong exercises, cleansing practices and food as medicine programs.