Courtney earned her Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, San Diego; one of the top ranked schools in the nation. She also had the opportunity to receive additional training abroad at LioNing TCM university in ShenYang, China. There she was able to work closely with multiple TCM practitioners in varies in-patient and out-patient hospital wards with training focused on respiratory, neurological, gastrointestinal and renal disorders.
Through her studies she has learned how to give gentle, effective and pain-free facial and body acupuncture treatments, prescribe Chinese herbal remedies, perform cupping and moxibustion, and provide nutritional & lifestyle advice. While at Pacific College, Courtney focused her studies on pain management and Japanese style meridian acupuncture. During her studies, she was fortunate enough to attend multiple lectures in San Francisco from master Japanese meridian acupuncturist Ikeda Masakazu Sensei. She is now Licenses in the state of California and nationally as a Diplomat of Oriental Medicine.
After graduating, Courtney has found an additional passion in facial rejuvenation acupuncture. She has continued her education with East Haradin and Michelle Gellis, learning multiple techniques for easing the signs of aging, improving skin tone & texture, and helping to age gracefully. Courtney is passionate about providing the best care to all of her patients as she strongly believes that the happiest person is a healthy person.