Chinese Medicine

Friends & Links

Chinese Medicine

Journal of Chinese Medicine
Qi Journal
Yin Yang House
Empty Vessel

Nutrition and Herbs

Abby’s Table
Salt, Fire and Time
The Herb Shoppe
Center for Science in the Public Interest
American Herbalist Guild
Whole Foods
Organic resource listings
Consumer food activists news Eating Well Magazine

Western, Complimentary Health & Lifestyles

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes for Health
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Schools, Practices & Groups

Pearl Phoenix Health in Portland, Oregon
Be Nourished in Portland, Oregon
Pulse Holistic Health in Boise, Idaho
Three Oaks Academy in Boise, Idaho
Taking Care Portland in Portland, Oregon

Consumer Watchdog & Alert

Center for Media and Democracy
Environmental Working Group
Union for Concerned Scientists


NCCAOM – NCCAOM (National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine) is a private non-profit organization which develops, promotes and administers examinations and national certification for acupuncture, Chinese herbology & Asian bodywork therapy. NCCAOM is an excellent source for searching for qualified practitioners throughout the U.S. Nearly all the classes offered at The Wellspring School qualify for NCCAOM professional development activity credits (CEU’s).

AOBTA – AOBTA (The American Organization for Bodywork Therapies of Asia) is a non-profit, professional membership organization representing instructors, practitioners, schools and programs and students of Asian Bodywork Therapies.

NCBTMB – NCBTMB (National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork) is a national organization for certifying Massage Therapists. Many of the classes at The Wellspring School are approved for NCBTMB continuing ed credit.

NANP – NANP (National Association of Nutrition Professionals) is a non-profit group representing holistically trained nutrition professionals.


Energetic Healing – Author and practitioner, Arnie Lade’s website. Arnie is an internationally renowned acupuncturist and feldenkrais practitioner. He has devoted his life study to energetic healing.

Spirit and Chinese Medicine – Lonny Jarrett is practitioner and the most revolutionary voice in Chinese Medicine today. Lonny teaches a two year clinical integration program worth checking out.

Taoism, Taijiquan & Qigong – Non-profit center that teaches taijiquan, qi gong, taoist meditation, taoist philosophy and traditional Chinese healing methods. Directed by Bill Helm.

Gaeta Communications – Website of Dr. Michael Gaeta.

Rent our Space

The Wellspring School has two beautiful rooms available for rent. Perfect for educational workshops or gentle movement classes. Read more.


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