Dr. Rachel Farber
Dr. Rachel Farber, DAOM, LAc, is a licensed acupuncturist with over 20 years of clinical practice and a bodyworker of 30 years. She is also an adjunct professor in women’s health and clinical nutrition at Five Branches University and Yo San University.
In addition clinical practice, Dr. Farber leads online groups in her 21-Day Seasonal Reset Programs designed to help participants adopt an anti-inflammatory diet and radical self-care for a shift into long-term vibrant health practices.
Dr. Farber specializes in Women’s Health and Hormone Imbalance, Thyroid and Endocrine issues, Digestive Disorders and Mental-Emotional Health. Through Functional Integrative Medicine sessions that include hands-on bodywork, herbal and dietary support and thorough diagnostics and lab testing as necessary, she helps patients overcome a wide variety of health problems, including:
- Hormonal Imbalances
- PMS and Painful Periods
- Hypothyroid and Hashimoto’s Thyroiditis
- Adrenal Fatigue
- Autoimmune Conditions Including Arthritis, Lupus and Mold Allergies
- Digestive Issues Including IBS, Ulcerative Colitis, Bloating and Pain
- Epigenetics and Supporting Genetic Mutations with Natural Medicine
- Mood Swings, Depression, Anxiety and Addiction
Dr. Farber has presented her clinical research on healing disordered eating using natural medicine at the California Society of Oriental Medicine annual conference and in a variety of journals and lectures. Her doctoral work focuses on using an anti-inflammatory diet to treat autoimmune disorders, including hypothyroid and Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.
Dr. Farber is also a certified yoga teacher and leads retreats for students and the general public that combine yoga, healing food and the latest (and most ancient) in women’s medicine.