Jo Whitsell specializes in combining acupuncture, homeopathy, western and chinese herbs, nutrition and mind/body modalities to treat diverse conditions ranging from women's health to anxiety. For sports medicine and pain she is one of the few practitioners in Portland trained in New York at TSCA for trigger point therapy or APM. ABOUT JO: Native to Portland, Jo Whitsell left in the early 1980's to pursue a career in the arts. She moved to New York City 18 years ago where she earned an MFA at the School of Visual Arts. Running a gallery in Chelsea and being part of the art world was exciting but Jo realized it wasn't her calling. In 2003, she graduated with honors from Tristate College of Acupuncture, one of the oldest acupuncture schools in the nation. In 2010 she moved back to the NW with her family and loves being part of the city and its healing community. Since graduating interned with Arya Neilsen at Beth Israel's Continuum Center for Health & Healing in NYC for one year. She has completed 3 year long mentorships in Alchemical Acupuncture with Lorie Dechar, L.Ac. Jo holds a Green Medicine certificate in western herbs & completed a year long course in Practical Homeopathy as taught by Peeka Trenkle AHG, CCE. She has taken courses taught by various master practitioners including Dr. Mary Bove and Randine Lewis. Other activities in her life are her family, biking, gardening, reading, yoga and meditation. She has travelled through out the world including Tibet, Bhutan, Vietnam, Botswana, Ethiopia, and Libya.
ServicesJo Whitsell, L.Ac is an Acupuncturist or Acupuncture office in Portland, OR. Call Jo Whitsell Acupuncture at (503) 915-4591 for a detailed description of the services offered.
Acupuncturist like Jo Whitsell, L.Ac offer services that often include facial renewal acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, Gua Sha, Zen Shiatsu, Chinese herbal formula, herbal medicine, smoking cessation and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Talk to the staff at Jo Whitsell Acupuncture for information about your acupuncture needs in Portland, OR.
Wellness.com does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment nor do we verify or endorse any specific business or professional
listed on the site. Wellness.com does not verify the accuracy or efficacy of user generated content, reviews, ratings or any published