Q. What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
A. Each Acupuncturist is required to participate in continual education in order to maintain his/her certifications which amounts to 80 hours every 4 years.
Q. What types of customers have you worked with?
A. The most common types of clients I see are those suffering from chronic/acute pain disorders as well as spiritual distress. I do work with internal disorders as well.
Q. What advice would you give a customer looking to hire a provider in your area of work?
A. Like any profession, each provider has a different approach to therapies. A client may need to work with a couple before finding the right one for her/him. It is important always to ask questions that are important to you to ensure client/provider compatibility.
Q. What questions should customers think through before talking to
professionals about their project?
A. Acupuncture is a subset of a larger body of practice called Oriental Medicine. Those practitioners of Oriental Medicine rely not only on Acupuncture for treatment but rather include herbal prescriptions, counseling (diet, exercise), body work. In ASPMP case, spiritual counseling is included as part of the services provided.