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Welcome to Touchstone Acupuncture

Kathy Casey, L.Ac., Dipl. OM 
Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified Chinese Herbalist & Diplomate of Oriental Medicine

The fundamental principle of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) is to treat each person as an integrated whole of body, mind and spirit, restoring harmony to recover and sustain health.

At Touchstone Acupuncture, we are passionate about promoting wellness and health through safe, reliable, individualized care using TCM treatments that have been effective for over 2000 years

Nourishing Life, Promoting Health at the Source

Prevention is the cornerstone of this healing art, which is the oldest, continuously practiced and professionally administered health care system in the world.

Touchstone Acupuncture is dedicated to providing natural, gentle therapies to alleviate pain, resolve symptoms, and create a pathway for individuals to follow in their own recovery of health.

4 Tips for an Energizing, Joyful Summer

In Traditional Chinese Medicine, each season is associated with one of the elements: wood, fire, earth, metal and water. Perhaps unsurprisingly, summertime is associated with the element fire. Fire represents maximum activity. In nature, everything is at its peak growth during the summer, so TCM sees our energy as its most active and exuberant. Summer is the time of

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Lose It: Weight Loss And Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) can help with weight loss by evaluating the root of the problem. Acupuncture and herbs, along with changes in diet and an exercise plan, can help curb appetite, assist the digestive system, transform and transport food throughout the body and encourage regular elimination.

Here are three main contributors to weight gain and how

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Gua Sha for Healthy Skin

There are many elements to keeping our skin healthy and vibrant. For instance, are we giving our bodies enough water each day? Are we eating healthy, organic, whole foods?  Are we getting enough sleep? Are we dealing with our daily stressors? All of these things can affect how we feel on the inside and how we look on the

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