Our Acupuncturists

Tessa Neilson RAc.

Tessa began her studies in acupuncture in 1997 and completed her diploma as a Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2000. Tessa’s application of acupuncture is firmly rooted in the classic styles of 5-Element diagnosis. Using the tongue, pulse, and muscle testing to verify application of points, all to give a better overall picture of your root concerns.
Tessa has also completed training as a doula and has attended both home and hospital births while doing in depth studying obstetrical acupuncture.Tessa has studied numerous energy modalities over the years, and actively practices yoga and mediation on a daily basis.

While living and raising her daughter (Mary) in Whistler BC, Tessa’s also gained experience treating sports related injuries and athletes.

Since moving to Victoria, Tessa is hoping to expand her knowledge in treating complex internal diseases with a focus on women’s health.

 

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