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Acupuncture in Phoenix, AZ

Begin your Journey to wellness today!

At Healing Journeys Acupuncture in Phoenix we believe that Healing is the most important Journey you embark on, and I want to help you find your path to health and wellness. Whether you have a recent injury, chronic pain, sleep problems, digestive problems, emotional problems, reproductive problems, or anything else keeping you from feeling your best, I am here to help.

We are a team in this Journey, and your individualized treatment may involve many forms of Oriental Medicine. In addition to acupuncture, your treatment may include cupping, gua sha, moxabustion, bodywork, herbs, essential oils, nutritional and lifestyle suggestions, breathing or movement exercises, or other self-care to do at home. We will work together to empower you in your Healing Journey, and we are here to help you succeed in finding wellness.

Charmaine Marck a Licensed Acupuncturist who has been a health practitioner since 2002. Finding Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine after years as a massage therapist has given a deeper and more effective healing aspect to her practice.

The Shen Mind Connection

Traditional Chinese Medicine looks at things differently and while it may be a little confusing, there is usually some common ground that can be found upon examination and explanation. One such area is the idea of the mind. The mind in Traditional Chinese Medicine is commonly referred to as the shen.

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Physical Aspects Related to The Lungs

In the world of Traditional Chinese medicine, the lung is probably the organ whose TCM functions overlap the most with its Western functions. Respiration, the immune system and the skin are all systems heavily influenced by the lung, both in acupuncture and in Western medicine.

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Mental and Emotional Aspects of the Lungs

As an acupuncturist, I am constantly assessing. Before my patients answer a single question, I am taking in cues as to what types of imbalances might be going on. In five-element acupuncture, the five major organ systems are the kidney, liver, lung, heart and spleen. When any of these systems are out of balance, certain physical, mental and

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