ACUPUNCTURE IS JUST ONE TOOL IN AN L.AC.’S BELT. THESE HOLISTIC HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS ARE TRAINED IN TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE (TCM) WHICH INCLUDES THE MODALITIES OF ACUPUNCTURE, BODY WORK, CUPPING, GUA SHA (SCRAPING), ELECTRICAL STIMULATION, HERBAL FORMULATION, AND MORE. GUIDING THE EMPLOYMENT OF THESE TRADE CRAFTS IS A SYSTEM BASED ON THE TWO OPPOSING FORCES OF YIN AND YANG. HARMONIZING THE TWO IN THE BODY IS ACHIEVED BY AFFECTING THE FLOW OF QI (OFTEN TRANSLATED AS ENERGY) RUNNING IN PATHWAYS KNOWN AS MERIDIANS. THIS ANCIENT PRACTICE HAS RECEIVED INCREASING ATTENTION IN THE WEST IN THE LAST DECADE AS STUDIES CONTINUE TO SUPPORT THAT REGULAR ACUPUNCTURE IS A COST EFFECTIVE WAY TO HEAL THE BODY AND PREVENT DISEASE.
Rachelle Webb is a member of TAAOM and a current member of the Texas State Board of Acupuncture Examiners by appointment of Gov. Rick Perry. This is her second term. With her interest lying in the treatment of depression, substance abuse, fertility, and sports medicine her continuing education has taken her to study with Dr. Tan and his Balancing Methods. As well as with both Matt Callison, and Whitfield Reeves, in Sports Medicine. She is committed to the Science of Acupuncture and the results obtained through the practice of it’s science.
Rachelle is still active in sports. With a background in Bodybuilding in her mid 30’s to early 40’s, running with the RunTex group and training w/ CrossFit a number of years throughout her 50’s, to training with weights again in her 60’s, she holds the knowledge of the mechanics of the body and the knowledge of how to train through the decades. Rachelle is thrilled to have joined with the team of EvolvE Cryo + Wellness and is looking forward to continued health, fitness, and Wellness.