Nicholas’ Blog

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acupuncture to inspire, inform and transcend.

Emptying the Heart; Cultivating Peace and Deep Regard for Ourselves with Acupuncture

“The Master takes action by letting things take their course…What he desires is non-desire…He simply reminds people of who they have always been. He cares about nothing but the Dao. Thus he can care for all things.” Chapter 64 “Dao De Jing.” The ability to rest within...

You are What You See: Treatment of Personality Disorders & Trauma with Acupuncture

Honoring who we are and developing comfort with ourselves is a Taoist ideal. Life is seen as the unfolding of the “Jing-Essence” (the original nature) within a person. At birth, we are given a “Ming” (destiny) as energies from the cosmos merge with those of...