Andrea Smous, A.P. A.D.S is an acupuncture physician, acupuncture detoxification specialist and holistic addiction consultant. She is a Florida state licensed acupuncturist and is NCCAOM Nationally Board Certified in acupuncture. Andrea completed undergraduate studies in Health Science and holds dual masters in Education and Oriental Medicine.
Andrea introduces clients to an ancient traditional Chinese method of curing and preventing illness, including addictions. The treatment procedure is based on NADA (National Acupuncture Detoxification Association) protocol using five acupuncture points in the ear. It has been scientifically proven, that acupuncture can help reduce cravings for alcohol and drugs, including nicotine, minimize withdrawal symptoms, increase calmness, better sleep, less agitation and the need for pharmaceuticals, as well as improved programs retention. It has also been shown to produce a more optimistic and cooperative attitude toward the process of recovery.
In her groups, the clients are introduced to an ancient traditional Chinese method of curing and preventing illness, including addictions. The clients will also learn how to quite the mind and relax the body through learning different types of relaxation techniques and medications to reconnect your body, mind and spirit.