She is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist in both Washington and California, as well as nationally board certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM).
In addition to Sarah’s studies at Five Branches Institute, she apprenticed for 18 months with Holly Guzman, OMD in Santa Cruz, CA.
Patient education is a primary aspect of the healing process. Sarah strives to help people feel more content and comfortable in their own bodies. Sarah takes special interest in Pain Management and Women’s Health.
Prior to attending Five Branches Institute, Sarah completed a double major in International Relations and German Studies at Mills College in Oakland, CA. She is fluent in German and has studied abroad in both Germany and Austria.