Tip #1-Have someone on your “birth team” who knows acupressure. Anyone can learn acupressure, but most likely this person would be a doula, massage therapist, midwife, or birth partner. Acupressure has been shown to decrease pain during labor. Neurologically, the brain can only comprehend one type … [Read more...] about Tips for having your best possible birth experience – TIP # 1
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Infertility is a very misunderstood disease. Nobody talks about it and many people ignorantly think that stress alone causes it. We've found that stress can definitely worsen the condition, but that there are also very physical manifestati...ons of infertility that reach beyond the emotional … [Read more...] about Inspiring Fertility Testimonial!
PRESS RELEASE MONICA MAE LEIBSON, DIPL. AC. TEACHES ACUPRESSURE FOR LABOR SUPPORT TO BIRTH DOULAS Date: Monday May 6, 2013 Time: 7-8:30 PM Location: Center for the Childbearing Year Special Guest: Monica Mae Leibson, Dipl. Ac., Birth Doula and Postpartum Doula Ms. Leibson earned her … [Read more...] about Monica Mae Leibson teaches Acupressure for Labor Support
Acupuncture is, among many things, a transfer of energy. When we needle a point, we are using the needle to active the acupuncture point’s unique function. Each acupuncture treatment is a combination of points that are used to treat each person's Chinese medical pathology. However, I have found … [Read more...] about The Power of Intention
As acupuncturists, we sit with our clients and talk with them about their emotions. Emotions are an important part of the intake process for Traditional Chinese Medicine. Emotions affect our physical health and physical health affects our emotional well-being. In Traditional Chinese Medicine – … [Read more...] about Making friends with our emotions