Conscious Health & Wellness - Miriam Pineles, L.Ac., Dipl. OM - 347-878-9619

Acupuncture for Anxiety


Acupuncture & Chinese herbs are effective in the treatment of Acute Anxiety attacks as well as more chronic Anxiety disorders. According to Chinese medicine, Anxiety comes from the stress and repression of various emotions, as well weakness in the body from either malnutrition or the depleting effects of long-standing anger, sadness, grief and worry.  To address anxiety, you may benefit from both Acupuncture and Chinese herbs, as well as diet modification.


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Acupuncture & Chinese herbs can reduce the following symptoms associated with Anxiety:

  • Chest oppression
  • Feelings of fear, dread and doom
  • Restlessness
  • Heart palpitations
  • Insomnia
  • Incessant crying
  • Dizziness
  • Night sweats
  • Fatigue


The course of treatment varies for each individual.  6-8 visits is often recommended to start and patients experience relief of anxiety within their first 1-2 visits.  Herbal medicine is also used to address the symptoms above when necessary.

Licensed Acupuncturist, Board Certified in Chinese Medicine