Cara , LAc, MATCM, Dipl OM

Acupuncturist located in Mid-Wilshire, Los Angeles, CA

About

Cara is the owner of GenerateShen Wellness. She graduated with highest honors from Yo San University and holds a Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). She also is a Certified Facial Acupuncturist.

Cara earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, subsequently conducting research at UIC and NYU alongside prominent clinical, cognitive, social, and political psychologists. Though she enjoyed clinical research, Cara realized she preferred to focus on the whole human, and her desire to help others directly by addressing health and well-being in a holistic context led her to become an acupuncturist and herbalist.

Cara remains grounded in the scientific method due to her years of experience as a researcher, and she is a passionate advocate of the importance of integrative medicine in our healthcare system. In her treatments, she explores the mind-body connection, emphasizing how stress and emotions can directly affect physiological health. Cara also views communication between practitioner and patient as an essential component to successful treatment, and she prioritizes explaining acupuncture and herbal medicine and answering any questions her patients may have.

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Cara is the owner of GenerateShen Wellness. She graduated with highest honors from Yo San University and holds a Master of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). She also is a Certified Facial Acupuncturist.

Cara earned her bachelor’s degree in psychology at the University of Illinois at Chicago, subsequently conducting research at UIC and NYU alongside prominent clinical, cognitive, social, and political psychologists. Though she enjoyed clinical research, Cara realized she preferred to focus on the whole human, and her desire to help others directly by addressing health and well-being in a holistic context led her to become an acupuncturist and herbalist.

Cara remains grounded in the scientific method due to her years of experience as a researcher, and she is a passionate advocate of the importance of integrative medicine in our healthcare system. In her treatments, she explores the mind-body connection, emphasizing how stress and emotions can directly affect physiological health. Cara also views communication between practitioner and patient as an essential component to successful treatment, and she prioritizes explaining acupuncture and herbal medicine and answering any questions her patients may have.


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