Jessica Baker is a Licensed Acupuncturist, Registered Herbalist, Public Speaker and Educator. Jessica began studying herbal medicine in 1999 at the Dandelion Herbal Center. In 2001, she had the opportunity to complete a Community Herbalist Certification Program with Christopher Hobbs, LAc in Southern Oregon. In his program, she was introduced to Traditional Chinese Medicine diagnostic techniques, theories and herbs. This was the catalyst for her study of TCM at Five Branches University in Santa Cruz, CA where she received a Masters Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Jessica holds a Diplomate in Oriental Medicine through the NCCAOM and is a Licensed Acupuncturist in California and Colorado. While pursuing her Masters Degree she studied Medical Qi Gong and became certified as a Medical Qi Gong Practitioner. She has studied Medical Aromatherapy through the Pacific Institute of Aromatherapy and with Jeffrey Yuen. She is the co-founder of Humboldt Veterans Acupuncture Project and is a certified Acudetox Specialist (ADS) through NADA working extensively with Veterans and others with PTSD. Jessica teaches classes and workshops on Chinese Medicine, Herbalism and Aromatherapy and holds retreats around the world. She practices in Denver, CO and Arcata, CA.