Yin Rising was founded by Anna Lunaria in January 2015 as after 10 years as Lunaria Mindful Bodycare. All Yin Rising staff have nationally-recognized certification. Each one of us has studied and practiced acupuncture for years. We each bring our own unique personality to the clinic based upon training, special interests, and personal wisdom. Transformed and inspired by acupuncture, we are each delighted to help you experience the profound life enhancing benefits of this ancient practice.
Anna Lunaria, L.Ac. LMT YTT CHT, Founder & CEO
Anna Lunaria Dipl. Acu, L.Ac is a graduate of Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture with a MS in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. Anna also has specialized training in Orthopedic & Sports Medicine Acupuncture. She has a BA from Simon's Rock of Bard College & Hampshire College. Anna attended one of America's top massage therapy schools, the New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts, in Santa Fe, where she completed a 650 hour training and specialized in Medical Massage, Prenatal Massage, and Yoga. Anna has also completed specialized training in Yoga Therapy and Hypnotherapy.
In 1998 Anna founded the Lunaria Holistic Health Center and the Lunaria Bodywork Institute in Lawrence Kansas. She's continued to deepen and broaden her experience and understanding of the human body and healing by being an anatomy and massage instructor for the past 18 years and is an approved provider of Continuing Education class for other licensed massage therapists by the National Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB). Anna has over 1,500 hours of experience teaching Anatomy! Anna's synergistic experience produces optimal results, she's been called the "avatar of Acupuncture", the "posture and pain relief 'guru', "the CSI of bodywork", and "the Mozart of massage". Anna has helped thousands of people recover from injuries and chronic pain. Her approach to healing integrates client education, so you learn how to prevent pain and heal yourself. Anna has practiced Yoga since she was 16 and has been a yoga teacher for over 20 years. Come discover the Lunaria difference @ Yin Rising Acupuncture!
Brennan, Vandeveld L.Ac., Acupuncturist
Brennan Vandeveil L.Ac. s a graduate of Phoenix Institute of Herbal Medicine and Acupuncture with a MS of Acupuncture. Brennan specializes in pain, sports injuries, and stress.
Brennan grew up on the beautiful island of Guam. In college Brennan decided to pursue a career in acupuncture to be able to help people deal with their pains and stress of everyday life. Brennan looks forward to helping you.