NADA

NADA (Acupuncture Detox)

Mission Statement: The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA), a not-for-profit training and advocacy organization, encourages community wellness through the use of a standardized auricular acupuncture protocol for behavioral health, including addictions, mental health, and disaster & emotional trauma. We work to improve access and effectiveness of care through promoting policies and practices which integrate NADA-style treatment with other Western behavioral health modalities.

Pictured on left: Corrine O'Graefe, Victoria Taylor and Amber Wojciechowski, certified acu-detox specialist providing this service at the Floyd Health Fair.

Pictured on right: A young lady enjoying acu-detox treatment.

Acu-detox is a free service but donations are accepted.

Time and date: Every Monday at 6pm, every Tuesday at 1pm

For more info contact Corrine at hardwoods@swva.net


The five acu-detox points used as they relate to recovery:

1: Sympathetic: balances nervous system calms things down. Serenity

2: Shen Men: alleviates pain, tension and excess sensitivity. Calms the mind and relieves anxiety and depression. Acceptance

3: Kidney: associated with growth, development courage and intelligence, relieves fear and supports willpower and intention. Courage

4: Liver point: related to emotional balance, helps with anger, stiffness. In balance it can help you become more relaxed and confident, clear decision, planning and insight. Wisdom

5. Lung: detoxing, immune protector. Energetically associated with grief, loss and letting go. Supports inspiration, integrity and sense of connectedness with higher power.

Grant me the Serenity

To Accept the things I can not change

The Courage to change the things I can

And the Wisdom to know the difference.

JUST FOR TODAY