Elizabeth Carpenter, MS, L.Ac.
Elizabeth Carpenter, MS, L.Ac., CEFP began her New York Acupuncture
and Chinese Medicine practice 1998, after twenty years of dancing
with major companies. In 2010 she launched Oriens Living, her
Energy Medicine & Mind-Body Practices Center in Manhattan.
Elizabeth is a national board certified acupuncturist and herbalist
with a Masters in Science from Pacific College of Oriental Medicine.
Other certifications include Bowen Therapy from the National Bowen
Academy of Australia, Harmonyum Healing from NaamYoga Therapies
andHeartMath® coherence-building technologies from The Institute
of HeartMath®. Elizabeth is a Qualified HeartMath® Instructor and works with individuals,
organizations and companies to effectively reduce and handle stress for greater health
Other advanced training includes Meditation, Laser Therapy, Functional Nutrition,
Homotoxicology, Mehta™ Massage, and Chinese Medicine Gynecology.
The Oriens Approach brings together Elizabeth’s commitment to scientific currency,
expertise in time-tested healing and wisdom practices, and respect for the universal quest
for meaning in our health and life experiences.
Elizabeth has served on the faculties of Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Oberlin College,
University of California at Sonoma, the Masters Program of Pacific College of Oriental Medicine,
and the Masters Program of Oriental Medicine at Touro University. She has helped train
and supervise hundreds of acupuncturists and develop curriculum at the graduate level.
She has also served on the boards of and is a member of professional organizations,
including the Acupuncture Society of New York and the American Association of Acupuncture
and Oriental Medicine, and has been a consultant to the New York State Acupuncture Coalition.
She has worked closely with Dr. Randine Lewis (author, The Infertility Cure), teaching at her
reknown Fertile Soul™retreats, and is a founding member of Dr. Lewis’ integrative medicine
and allied professionals group, Clinical Excellence in Fertility Professionals (CEFP).
Elizabeth was part of the round-table that developed Haelth, LLC (Old English, “to make whole”)
an early integrative medicine model using research in practice, to bridge the gap between
biomedicine and CAM (complementary alternative medicine.
Oriens Living picks up where Haelth left off, using evidence-based mind-body strategies
and dialoguing with physicians and other members of the patient’s care team for integrative care.
Her approach layers best practices with methods to harness the individual’s drive for meaning
and self-understanding in their health, life and healing experience to foster enduring positive
Elizabeth is a featured speaker and presenter for both small and large organizations.
Please visit the Speaking page.
To become a patient, or to invite Elizabeth to speak at your event
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