Jessica has been practicing acupuncture in a variety of settings for the last 15 years. She has done extensive training with orthopedic acupuncture, trigger point, dry needling, and neuropuncture/acupuncture neurology. Jessica works with Public Health to help combat the opioid epidemic. She specializes in Behavioral Health Imbalances and Substance Use Disorders. Jessica is a Certified National Acupuncture Detox Specialist and works in two residential recovery houses in Santa Cruz, helping people who are detoxifying from substance use disorders.
Jessica enjoys working with a diverse range of patients and issues. She volunteers for the Center for Farmworker Families and Livity Rising CARE Clinics. She is the program manager and lead practitioner for Experience Wellness, Inc., providing Wellness Happy Hour group sessions for teachers and staff of the local schools. Jessica is inspired by the potential to provide her patients with immediate relief and also support improvement in their overall wellbeing. She loves introducing people to acupuncture for a positive first-time experience.
In her free time, Jessica enjoys family camping trips, growing food in her garden, hiking with her dogs, and practicing Pilates. She prioritizes community health and is engaged in local grass-roots efforts toward creating social justice and improving public health.
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