Lesley Tierra, L. Ac., R. H. AHG
Lesley Tierra, L. Ac., R. H. AHG, is a nationally and California State licensed acupuncturist and herbalist who combines acupuncture with herbal, food and inner growth therapies in her private practice. A professional and Advisory Board member of the American Herbalists Guild, she has studied and used ancient spiritual and shamanic methods along with modern psychotherapeutic techniques for over forty years and co-led women on vision quests for five years. Lesley is author of Healing With the Herbs of Life (Crossing Press, 2003), A Kid’s Herb Book (Robert D. Reed Publishers, 2000), Healing with Chinese Herbs (Crossing Press, 1997), The Herbs of Life (Crossing Press, 1992) and co-author of Chinese Traditional Herbal Medicine Volumes I and II with Michael Tierra (Lotus Press, 1998). She collaborated with Michael to produce the East West Herb Course and has taught throughout the United States and England since 1983. Her latest book, Metaphor-phosis: Transform Your Stories from Pain to Power (Balboa Press, 2012) helps people clear repeating patterns using their inner wisdom and provides a complete toolbox to make your invisible stuff visible so you can transform your life.