The philosophy of healing follows the laws of the 5 elements, which describe how energy moves in the body and world at large. The 5 elements are: earth, metal, water, wood and fire. Each element, when balanced, creates the next. When all the elements, which correspond to each of the major organ systems are in balance, health is restored in the body, mind and spirit.
Toyohari is a powerful therapeutic system for both preventing disease and maintaining health. It is a system, founded in Japan that is taught at the graduate level. Toyohari uses a non-insertion needle technique that that lends itself beautifully to small children or those that are sensitive to needles or those who are in a weakened state.
The Benefits of Cosmetic Acupuncture:
Yvonne has been working in collaboration with Dr. Alvaro Rosas M.D. Dr. Rosas left his surgical practice in the 1970′s after studying acupuncture in China, and realizing its use in relieving chronic orthopedic pain. Currently Dr. Rosas practices in Chile and consults with Yvonne Woodson.
Otherwise known as Battlefield Acupuncture ™, currently being used by the U.S. Navy and Airforce to transport our soldiers from combat zones to hospitals using minimum pain medication. In cases of severe pain and trauma where medical measures has failed, acute pain acupuncture has proven successful.
Acupuncturists Without Borders is an amazing organization which teaches acupuncturists how to set up healing clinics in disaster areas and provide medicine for peace where there is none. It has been in existence since 2005 and has served populations in New Orleans, Haiti, and Chile, to name a few.