Janet is licensed in three states, Hawaii, New York and California. She also Holds a NCCAOM national certificate and is a diplomate in Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Herbs. Janet completed her degree and training at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in NYC And Californian. Her studies began in Honolulu at Tai Hsuan College of Oriental Medicine and the Institute for Clinical Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. Janet also holds a B.A. in English / American Literature. Her clinical experience includes clinics in NYC and California as well as a private practice in Montauk and the Hamptons area of NY. She has been running a successful practice on Kauai for 7 years. Some of the other modalities and studies of her practice include; Macrobiotics, Reiki, shiatsu, Swedish massage, reflexology, Tui Na, Tai chi and a variety of meditative practices . She brings all this knowledge to her treatment protocols. She is currently studying for a Doctorate degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine.
Over the last few years Janet has treated a wide variety of health issues, including muscular skeletal pain and injury, rehabilitation after surgery, insomnia, stress, emotional issues, chronic and acute ailments, geriatric conditions, respiratory issues including allergies, fatigue as well as gastro intestinal issues. Janet has a special interest in treating women with their unique issues from teenage to post menopausal.
Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine can help with a wide variety of complaints, on its own or combined with other therapies. The World Health Organization has a list of what acupuncture can help with. Janet has experience in treating a very diverse segment of patients. Janet surfs and has traveled widely including over 50 countries, as well as living overseas in Japan, Australia and Africa.