Chiropractic has always been one of my favorite alternative medicine modalities. Enter Emma Lockwood. Like me, she went to chiropractic school at a young age. I was 20 when I went to acupuncture school and the next youngest person there was 9 years my senior, but most folks were in the forties or … [Read more...] about Podcasting with Monica & Dr Lockwood
We started back doing acupuncture at the office a couple months ago . However, in early April we'd gotten tele-health visits up and running. What have I heard from EVERY patient I've spoken to? "I'm SOOOO anxious right now! It's not usually THIS bad!" So, if you too are having anxiety or … [Read more...] about Why am I so anxious right now?
It is so vital now to speak up and take a stand for where you stand. I want to be clear; the notion of Black Lives Matter in no way takes away from the fact that all lives matter but it is important to recognize all lives have not mattered in America for a very long time. It is the black lives that … [Read more...] about Standing up for Justice – Black Lives Matter
One of the many gifts of natural medicine is the ability to look deeper at symptoms. We are lucky to have a wide variety of medications at our fingertips at the local drugstore and it is easy to choose the appropriate drug for any current ailment. Chinese medicine (CM), however, strives to look at … [Read more...] about Listening to Your Body’s Messages
Today’s FB Live is meant to explain or normalize your experience. There are SO many people going through SO much right now and they are really unclear as to WHY they are going through it and what it is. Let’s start with Ear Activation – I did this in a previous video but you can literally do … [Read more...] about Understanding Pandemic Trauma
"Although I seriously hate needles, once or twice a month I lay on a table with a bunch of them sticking out of me because of how good acupuncture makes me feel. On my latest Make Meaning podcast episode, I speak with Monica Mae Leibson, from Acupuncture in Michigan, about alternative … [Read more...] about Monica Mae Leibson on the Making Meaning Podcast