If you’re fed up with chronic pain – you’re not alone.
If you’re feeling exhausted, overwhelmed and stressed out – you shouldn’t have to just deal with it.
If you’re struggling with hormone problems and mood imbalances – it’s not all in your head.
If you’re frustrated with your current health issues and nothing seems to be working – you’re in the right place.
It’s time to listen to your body – and we're here to help!
We're Elizabeth and Kie, an acupuncturist and a massage therapist team, working with people just like you – clients who are ready to devote themselves to healing. Using a combination of acupuncture, bodywork, moxibustion, flower essences and lifestyle counseling, Elizabeth customizes unique acupuncture treatments for each patient. And Kie's Sweedish and deep tissue massages are a deeply healing experience. We’ll get you on the right track so you can get healthy and happy again.
We believe that:
- Every human has a right to experience radiant health.
- Every body is self-healing.
- In order to heal fully, we need to focus on the whole body and mind.
- The best path to wellness works with nature, and not against it.
It's time to take the first step towards true wellness.
the Official Bios:
Elizabeth A Allen, MS, LAc is a National Board Certified (NCCAOM) and Licensed Acupuncturist. She graduated with honors from Tri-State College of Acupuncture in New York City, unique in the nation for training in three styles of acupuncture. Continuing her education, Elizabeth completed a Flower Essence Practitioner Certification course at Appalachian School of Holistic Herbalism, and is finishing up a year-long post graduate program in Traditional Japanese Acupuncture in New York City. Elizabeth utilizes Japanese style Meridian Therapy (TJA) and Kiiko Matsumoto style Japanese Acupuncture (KM), which she studied with Ms. Matsumoto for three years.
She crafts custom treatments for each patient, expertly combining acupuncture, massage, cupping, moxibustion, flower essences, herbs and lifestyle recommendations. She listens deeply to each patients' story, putting together the puzzle pieces to get to the root of your condition. Her specialties include pain management, women's health and psycho-emotional issues. She is passionate about exploring how the body and mind interact, the ways emotions and trauma are held in the body, and how these express pain and disease. When she's not treating patients, you might find her playing viola and bass guitar, doing yoga, trying to cook Indian food, or playing with her cat, Oscar.
Kie Cochran, LMT, is our Licensed Massage Therapist and graduate of The Center for Massage and Natural Health in Asheville, NC. His focus in currently on Swedish massage and deep tissue body-work with continued education in sight.
He is fully recognized by the South Carolina Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation in Massage and Bodywork Therapy (LMBT #10686) and is fully insured through Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals.
Kie, being a lifetime musician, has been drawn to the powerful influence of music and fascinated by the emotional values found within it. His natural disposition for musicality, human connectivity and empathic harmony have apexed and manifested into a mindful exploration of the healing power of massage therapy.