Holly Leever, L.Ac.,Dipl. O.M., MTOM, is a licensed acupuncturist and herbalist with practice locations in Woodland Hills and Santa Monica, CA. She attended the New England School of Acupuncture and Emperor’s College. She graduated with a Master’s degree in traditional Oriental medicine in 2013. While pursuing her degree, Holly was blessed with many amazing clinical opportunities exposing her to a wide variety of conditions. Her training included internships at the Boston Medical Center, Venice Family Center and the Disney Cancer Center. She also volunteered abroad with the PanAfrican Acupuncture Project in Uganda, Africa and the One World Health Project in Kandy, Sri Lanka.
In addition to acupuncture, Holly’s training included moxibustion, cupping, auriculotherapy, electro-acupuncture, gua sha and Chinese herbal medicine. She is also qualified to make dietary and lifestyle recommendations based on Chinese medical theory.
Holly specializes in women’s health and focuses primarily on: Fertility challenges (both when women are attempting natural conception or conception with assisted reproductive technology), menstrual irregularities and pain, PMS, symptoms associated with pregnancy, post-miscarriage recovery, menopausal & peri-menopausal symptoms and postpartum symptoms. Holly continues to expand her knowledge in the area of women’s health and Chinese herbal medicine through studying with a variety of leading specialists in the field. She also completed a 2-year graduate mentorship program with Sharon Weizenbaum.
Holly is also a certified peristeam hydrotherapist (a form of vaginal/yoni steaming). She received her general certification from Steamy Chick. She also received additional training in steaming for postpartum recovery specifically, and is passionate about helping women to recover after giving birth. For postpartum sessions, Holly is available for home visits in the Los Angeles area. If you would like to learn more about this service click here.
Holly has also been trained in Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy® which is a massage technique performed on the abdomen, lower back and sacrum that aids in a variety of conditions related to menstruation, fertility and postpartum recovery. You can learn more about this technique here.