Stephen Arnold is a registered
acupuncturist and a member of the
Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese
Medicine Association of Nova Scotia. He
received his training at the Canadian
College of Acupuncture and Traditional
Chinese Medicine. He also trained with Dr.
Qing Li Murphy, a TCM doctor with over 30
years experience in Chinese medicine.
Stephen uses a variety of Chinese
medicine techniques to treat health
imbalances. Acupuncture, of course, but also
Tuina and Guasha (forms of massage), Fire
cupping, and Moxa (a warming treatment
using burning herbs) are all methods used to
guide the body back to its normal healthy
Acupuncture has been successful in
treating a host of health issues. The World
Health Organization recognizes acupuncture
as a proven treatment for 25 diseases and
supports it’s therapeutic value as a
treatment for another 50 conditions. It is
particularly valuable in the treatment of
stress and pain conditions.
Initial 90 min. intake sessions
require the client to complete a personal
health history and interview to determine
the nature of the health condition and to
determine effective treatment. The cost for
a 90 min. intake is $ 100.
Treatment sessions are typically
60 min. using a combination of the therapies
listed above. The cost for a 60 min.
treatment is $75.
Acupuncture is covered under most
insurance. Please check with your insurance
provider, as some require a physician's note
Stephen grew up in Fort Ellis and
Brookfield, Nova Scotia. Although most of
his working life has been spent in NS, he has
also lived in Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and
After 25 years in the entertainment
industry, he decided to study Chinese
medicine, and use his powers for good.