acupuncture and mental health

Acupuncture and Mental Health

We have Effective Treatment Strategies at North Shore Acupuncture and Natural Medicine – Acupuncture Beverly to improve your mental health!

There is much evidence to support the use of acupuncture for treating mental health disorders. In addition, acupuncture works as a holistic approach for management of stress. There are many acupuncture points for stress which allow patients to become more relaxed during treatment and throughout day to day living. Health benefits of acupuncture can go far beyond the basic manifestations of the stress response. Acupuncture is a holistic remedy for stress, and had been used as natural treatment for reducing stress for over 3,000 years!

Benefits of acupuncture for stress are:

  • Promote better sleep patterns, reduce insomnia

  • Reduced anxiety

  • Reduced blood pressure

  • Reduced chest pain, palpitations, rapid pulse

  • Reduced constipation, diarrhea, loss of control

  • Reduced fatigue

  • Reduced gritting, grinding teeth

  • Reduced heartburn

  • Reduced ringing in ears (tinnitus)

Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine have been proven successful in treating patients with a wide range of mental health disharmonies such as:

  • Anger management

  • Anxiety

  • Bi-polar disorders

  • Depression (clinical and seasonal)

  • Eating disorders

  • Headaches

  • Improve & promote increased mental clarity

  • Insomnia 

  • Lyme Disease

  • Mood swings

  • Substance abuse disorders (just to name a few)