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Brenda Loew M.Ac, L.Ac.


Brenda Loew specializes in Japanese-style acupuncture, particularly Toyohari Meridian Therapy, Shonishin and Manaka Yin-Yang Channel Balancing Therapy). She has traveled to Japan almost annually since 1996 for continued studies with senior Japanese Toyohari teachers as well as annual trainings in the U.S. In 2005 she completed the first Advanced Toyohari training offered outside of Japan (in Amsterdam). She has been an authorized instructor in the Toyohari Association since 1998.

Brenda was on the faculty of the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NIAOM) from 1994-2002, and since then has been on the Continuing Education faculty for Bastyr University, Wu Hsing Tao School and Institute of Traditional Medicine (Canada), and adjunct faculty at Pacific Rim College in Canada as well as teaching Toyohari Meridian Therapy around the United States. She was the President of the Toyohari Association of North America (TANA) from 1998 to 2011 and co-founding member of the Japanese Acupuncture Institute, LLC which offers a Certificate in Japanese Acupuncture.

She also completed a one year Shamatha meditation retreat in 1998 and attends zen and tibetan meditation retreats regularly.

Brenda Loew
Stillpoint Health Associates
4110 Stone Way N.
Seattle, WA 98103
(206) 528-8498