Elyse’s extensive nursing background in critical care, cardiology, clinical research, and wellness coaching enables her to blend her conventional Western medical skills with her acupuncture practice to treat a wide variety of physical, emotional, and spiritual issues. Elyse also completed training to become a Registered Yoga Teacher at the 200 level (RYT 200). Her holistic approach to her clients is enhanced by her strong interest in animals and art. Elyse currently serves as a volunteer with the Washington Humane Society. In addition, she has a Studio Art degree and previously served as a docent at the Hirshhorn Museum.
Elyse maintains a strong commitment to the promotion of the integration of Eastern and Western medicine as a future medical model within our health care system. She is dedicated to empowering clients in making lifestyle and dietary changes that will enhance their well being.