Since 1990, Abby Kessler has helped
thousands of people regain and maintain their
health with Chinese medicine. She has successfully
treated patients from ages 4 to 92 with acupuncture.
She also treats needle-phobic patients very effectively
with needle-free acupressure, shiatsu and other
Completed an advanced 600-hour certification program in Chinese
Herbal Medicine at New England School of Acupuncture (NESA).
Completed advanced training in Auriculotherapy
Advanced training in Orthopedic Diagnosis
and Treatment, Sports Acupuncture and Acupuncture
Treatments for Mood Disorders.
Boston Shiatsu School completed advanced
training in Sotai 1997 (Aug) Completed special
post-graduate internship at NESA, focusing
on women's health issues under the supervision
of master acupuncturists.
(April) New England School of Acupuncture,
Watertown, MA (completed 3-year, master's level
program). This prestigious acupuncture college
was the first of its kind in the U.S.
Healing Traditions program offered at NESA
(completed 2-year training in traditional
Chinese pharmacology and prescriptions).
Continued studies in Tui Na and Reflexology.
New England Shiatsu Center (NESC), Boston
(completed 600-hour training program in Shiatsu,
Tui Na and Acupressure). The AOBTA standards for
Asian Bodywork Therapists were modeled after the
exemplary curriculum at NESC.
Licenses and Certifications:
Licensed: Massachusetts Board of Registration
in Medicine (Lic. Ac.).
Diplomate: National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and
Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM Dipl.Ac.).
Certified Practitioner: American
Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia (AOBTA,
Member: Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Society