Sarah Petty

Sarah Petty has a Masters in Acupuncture from the Tai Sophia Institute for the Healing Arts. As an NCCAOM Diplomat of Acupuncture, she has achieved the highest level of certification in her field. She has served several hours of volunteer work for various communities such as drug rehabilitation and for 911 Healing & Remembrance. She also completed a hospital tour in Hefei, China at the An Hui Hospital for further study. She was a Research Acupuncturist at Fort Belvoir Community Hospital in the Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic where she treated soldiers who suffer from chronic headaches. Her job included collecting data for the Samueli Institute-the company conducting the study.

 

In 2014, Sarah started working at the DC VA Medical Center as a part time acupuncturist, where she treats veterans utilizing auricular acupuncture in group settings. In 2016, Sarah will complete a three year certificate program to be a Somatic Experiencing Practitioner. Somatic Experiencing is a therapy developed by Dr. Peter Levine, who studied the natural regulating mechanisms of animals of prey who are constantly in danger and rarely traumatized. SE is helpful for people with PTS and other mental and physical trauma related illnesses. Dedicated to reaching the highest level of excellency, Sarah is passionate and devoted to each client in their journey in health and personal growth.