Acupuncture in Hartford and Springfield
Acupuncture, Chinese Medicine and Tai Chi in the Hartford area
Stan Baker is a fully licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese Herbalist. Our two conveniently located Acupuncture locations are in the greater Hartford – Avon, Connecticut area and in Springfield, Massachusetts.
Stan Baker has over 30 years experience in the Oriental Healing Arts and specializes in difficult cases.
Presently he uses in his practice the major modalities of Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Chinese Dietetics, Chinese Massage and Body Work, Tui Na, and also Chi cultivation methods.
NADA, which stands for the National Acupuncture Detoxification Association, was established in 1985 to promote the NADA protocol acupuncture treatment for addiction. The non-profit organization promotes advocacy and the use of a non-verbal, pharmaceutical free approach to behavioral health. The protocol uses five specific acupuncture points on the ear to treat addiction and to be an alternative to methadone.
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