CHRISTINE’S EXTENSIVE BACKGROUND
Christine Zupancic Lic.Ac. has been NCCAOM board certified acupuncturist for 23 years. She graduated from the National College of Oriental Medicine where she attended full-time to master the applications of acupuncture, Chinese Herbology, Tui Na and moxibustion.
She has continued her acupuncture education clocking more than 60+ continuing education units every 4 years.
She graduated from the prestigious Hiram College with a major in biology and minor in chemistry, and worked as an undergraduate research intern at the Case Western Reserve School of Medicine in Virology. Combining her science background with her interests in the cultural aspects of healing, she went on to complete dual Master degrees at the University of Cincinnati in anthropology and public health. She has worked extensively in Belize, Central America on the National Geographic Maya Mountains Archaeological Project in 1992, returning in 1994 and 1996 on grants she secured to further her own research in herbal medicines.
Spending time immersed in the Kek’chi Mayan culture in Central America, she witnessed healings from herbal medicine preparations and other cultural healing modalities. These experiences combined with her parents progressive practice of health in the 1970s, where they regularly received treatment from acupuncturists, mechanotherapists and chiropractors, led her to pursue, study and practice Traditional Chinese Medicine.
She is also a Certified Equine Massage Therapist from the Rocky Mountain School of Animal Acupuressure and Massage, a Reiki Master, and has studied full immersion Spanish at the Proyetco Linguistico Francisco Marroquin, the oldest language school located in Antigua, Guatemala. Christine has also enjoyed traveling throughout Honduras, Italy and Ireland.
She thrives when working with people and educating them on the benefits of acupuncture, Traditional Chinese Medicine and holistic well-being.
To book a session, please go to the BOOK AN APPOINTMENT page and hit the Schedule Now button, or call her at 407-840-1607.
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