Elyse Beffa, L.Ac.

Links and Articles

Read an article about Chinese medicine by Elyse Beffa

Watch a documentary video by BBC about the variety of uses for acupuncture and brain changes occuring during a treatment.

Helpful Links:

Classical Chinese Medicine - Jade Purity FoundationArticles by Steven Alpern

Chinese Medicine Journals - Acupuncture Today, Journal of Chinese Medicine, The Lantern

Books on Chinese Medicine - Between Heaven and Earth (Beinfield, Korngold), The Web That Has No Weaver (Kaptchuk), Wood Becomes Water: Chinese Medicine in Everyday Life (Reichstein), Recipes for Self-Healing (Leggett)

Herbal Information - Institute for Traditional MedicineGolden Flower Chinese HerbsMaywayHealth Concerns, Evergreen

Supplies - Golden Needle Acupuncture, Herbal and Medical Supplies

Schools - Daoist Traditions College of Chinese Medical ArtsAmerican University of Complementary MedicineAmerican College of Traditional Chinese Medicine


Qi Gong - Kenneth Cohen

Feng Shui - Lillian Too

Community Links:

Childbirth Classes - Bradley Method with Susan Rotman

Conscious Living - Florasabi Creative: the flowering of ancient wisdom into new words, art and music

CranioSacral Therapy - Tad Wanveer

Doula Services - Susan Rotman, Kallyn Silver Boerner, Donna Zubrod

Perinatal and Abdominal Massage - Donna Zubrod

Somatic Therapy - Aaron MarcoMarsha Presnell-Jennette

Tai Qi - Magic Tortoise SchoolQi Dragon Healing Center

Yoga - Breathing Mountain Yoga, Integral Yoga Studio, Lila Rasa Brown