Ashley Blanchard, B.A., M.Cm., L.Ac.
Master of Chinese Medicine, Dipolmat of Acupuncture, Licensed Acupuncturist
Ashley is the owner of Cups & Needles Acupuncture.  Ashley would love
to grow her practice in treating families and pediatrics. 
She enjoys working with parents and moms-to-be, educating
them on treatments for the whole family from a preventative,
balanced lifestyle standpoint. 
Ashley enjoyed training in various areas throughout her schooling at Northwestern Health Sciences University.  She was fortunate to have many clinic experiences.  Her most favorite to note were working with women in antepartum and postpartum,  interacting with pediatrics in outpatient care, learning rehabilitative treatments for patients recovering from stroke and other neurological traumas, and helping seniors find comfort in the aging process. 
Three and a half years of graduate studies at Northwestern Health Sciences earned Ashley her Masters degree in Chinese Medicine.  She is licensed in Acupuncture in the state of Minnesota through the MN Board of Medical Practice.  She is certified in Clean Needle Technique through the Council of Colleges of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CCAOM).  Ashley completes regular continuing education in various areas to keep up her national acupuncture certification.