James enjoys helping people transform their life to more fully experience a state of dynamic well-being. He has a Master’s degree from the Traditional Acupuncture Institute in Columbia, Maryland and has been licensed in the state of Colorado since 1995. James passed the National Acupuncture Exam (NCCAOM) and maintains that certification. He continues to hone his Classical Five Element Acupuncture skills with continuing education seminars with Judy Worsley and Hilary Skellon. As a complement to Acupuncture James is also certified in the practice of Zero Balancing®, a form of structural acupressure.
He is on the faculty at the Institute of Taoist Education & Acupuncture in Louisville, Colorado. James has undergraduate degrees in both liberal arts and industrial engineering from the University of Michigan. In his free time James enjoys hiking, cross country skiing, yoga, live music, and cooking – especially baking gluten free treats!