Mia Herndon brings a strong belief, commitment and practice to transformative work as a licensed acupuncturist, somatic coach, and therapeutic body worker. Working from the premise that the body heals itself, Mia sees her role as a facilitator of that process. She supports people to heal themselves and recognize their power to do so by being an ally, educator and effective health care provider. Mia has experience as an organizer, facilitator, and former Executive Director of the Third Wave Foundation. Mia received her Masters degree with honors from Tri-state College of Acupuncture, one of the oldest and most prominent acupuncture schools in the U.S. Mia has a Bachelors of Arts from Columbia University with a focus on African American Studies, Gender Studies and Ecology.