Susan Mitchell Acupuncture Physician Susan Mitchell is a State Licensed Acupuncture Physician and Nationally Board Certified Diplomate of the NCCAOM. She is also a member of the FSOMA and the AAAOM. Susan is certified in NSEV Healing, which is a type of Acupuncture related to emotional and spiritual healing. She has maintained a private practice of acupuncture, bodywork, herbalism, nutrition, meditation and facial rejuvenation for eighteen years. Born and raised in Wayne, New Jersey, Susan relocated to Florida in 1984. From the time Susan was in high school she worked in hospitals as a Nursing Assistant in Progressive Coronary and Intensive Care. This early experience as a health care provider shaped her future as she studied coronary telemetry readings, received her EMT license, and worked through her prerequisites for Nursing. During this time, Susan discovered the amazing benefits of TCM, which led her to change her focus from Western to Eastern Medicine. Five years later, she became a graduate of the Community School of Traditional Chinese Healthcare. She has continued to study NSEV Healing with her teacher, Dan Nevel on an ongoing basis, and has transferred this knowledge into acupressure treatments with essential oils and facial rejuvenation programs. Susan has also worked closely on Oriental Facial Rejuvenation Protocols with the Microcurrent Research company. She incorporates scalp and facial acupuncture, microcurrent treatments, and Chinese facial massage into her treatment protocols, and trains many practitioners on this subject. Susan has a passion for nutrition and cooking. She is a vegetarian and grows her own herbs and sprouts at home. She teaches Vegetarian Cooking Classes in Ft. Lauderdale, and thoroughly enjoys sharing her knowledge and healthy meal preparation skills. Susan is the Owner of Health-Oriented Natural & Alternative Medicine, a thriving practice of TCM and Holistic Healthcare in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She is a continuing education provider for Acupuncturists, and regularly hosts CEU classes at Health-Oriented. She also co-hosts meditation classes and group TCM Healing Treatments. Her intention is to help patients with their healing on all levels â€“ body, mind, and spirit.