A Natural Approach To Health
Lisa is the Owner/Acupuncturist at Blackstone Valley Acupuncture. Licensed by the Massachusetts Board of Registration in Medicine and recognized as a Diplomate in Acupuncture by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM). She received her Master's Degree in Acupuncture from the oldest Acupuncture school in the country; New England School of Acupuncture (NESA) 2010 now part of Mass College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS), located in Worcester, MA. She received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Business Management from Assumption College 1988, located in Worcester, MA. Lisa has completed additional training and certification in Japanese Style Acupuncture, Auriculotherapy (Ear Acupuncture), Shakuju (non-insertive needle technique), Shonishi (non-insertive pediatric teqhnique, Medical Qigong and is a Certified Qigong Teacher. She has been a Co-teacher and Adjunct Faculty member at Mass College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences (MCPHS) Worcester Campus (Acupuncture Dept) since 2016.
In addition, Lisa has years of personal experience pursuing holistic wellness. Starting in 1998 as a certified Kundalini Yoga Instructor at the Kundalini Research Institute in Medway. She also became a Third Degree Reiki Master/Teacher in the Usi Shiki Ryoho Traditional Reiki Method and has studied different styles of meditation and energy work. She has been a student and practitioner of Taichi and Qigong for 15 years, studying different methods such as Chen, Wu and Yang styles. These practices lend a unique depth to her approach as a practitioner. She is passionate about providing holistic treatments for her patients as well as working in conjunction with Western Medicine.