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Barbara Blanchard Lic. Ac., Dipl., Ac. & Dipl. ABT (NCCAOM), ABT & CI (AOBTA)

Barbara Blanchard graduated from the New England School of Acupuncture in 1993. She has been practicing Acupressure Shiatsu since 1978 and is the former founding director of the Acupressure Therapy Institute (ATI) in Quincy, MA. She is double board certified in Acupuncture and Asian Bodywork Therapy (ABT) and is a Certified Instructor (CI) of ABT.

A licensed acupuncturist in Massachusetts, her studies with Dr. Yoshio Manaka, Steve Birch, Kiiko Matsumoto, Shizuko Yamamoto, Jeffrey Yuen, Richard Tan and others have influenced her style in integrating classical and modern Japanese meridian theory with Asian Bodywork Therapy and Acupuncture.

With more than twenty five years of practice, Barbara brings experience and a sensitivity to her practice. Her clients benefit from her commitment to healing and education.

Barbara also has experience in research at Masschusetts Institute of Technology in biochemical mechanisms associated with Alzheimer’s Disease.

She maintains a private practice in Central Square, Cambridge, MA. Call for an appointment 617.697.1477.