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About Acupuncture Practice Insights

Acupuncture Practice Insights is the brainchild of Lynn Jaffee, a licensed acupuncturist, author, and public speaker. Lynn’s vision is to provide information that will help you build your acupuncture practice in a way that feels genuine and comfortable.

However you define success, whether it's measured in the number of patients per week, net income, or work/life balance, you should be able to work in a profession that you love, make a living, and not burn out. At Acupuncture Practice Insights, you'll find articles, tips, and support that will help you grow your practice, find success, and enjoy the process.


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Acupuncture Health Insights

simple steps book

The pamphlets in your waiting room are a good start, but some patients want more--and the more they know, the more they will talk about acupuncture and your services.

Now you can offer your patients a plain explanation of Chinese medicine through Simple Steps: The Chinese Way to Better Health. Written by acupuncturist Lynn Jaffee, this short and easy-to-read book offers a clear and understandable description of Chinese medicine with assessments, steps for self-care, and answers to common questions about acupuncture.

Is Your Acupuncture Practice Ready for the Coming Year?

Some people think of goal setting as nothing more than wishful thinking.  I think otherwise, and have the research to back me up.  Scientists have documented the fact that people who set goals and write them down are far more likely to achieve those goals than those who do not.

And the beginning of the new year is an excellent time to take a look at how things went over the last year and make some plans for the year to come.  However, if . . . → Read More: Is Your Acupuncture Practice Ready for the Coming Year?

The Yin and Yang of Your Acupuncture Practice

If you’ve been in practice for any length of time, you know that the pace of your patient visits ebbs and flows.  If you’re a new practitioner, you’ll find this to be true soon enough.

This ebb and flow is normal, and can be considered the natural swing between Yin and Yang.  The Yang component is when you’re so busy that you have a waiting list of patients who want to book an appointment.  You’re active and engaged and your days in the clinic . . . → Read More: The Yin and Yang of Your Acupuncture Practice

It's In the Details

When I go to Beth to get my hair cut, she knows exactly what I need.  I’ve been working all day, and so she gives me a scalp and neck massage as soon as I get into the chair, and I melt.  When I was thinking about buying a kayak, Beth let me borrow hers first to check it out before I decided.  Seriously!

Kay is my accountant.  Last month she called me just to make sure I got my quarterly taxes on their . . . → Read More: It's In the Details