Gary Dolowich, M.D., B.Ac., Dipl.Ac., founder of Jade Mountain Health Centre, graduated from
the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1971 and did
general practice for seven years before studying at the College of
Traditional Chinese Acupuncture in England. He now integrates Five
Element acupuncture, Zero Balancing, and Jungian techniques with Western
biomedicine in his medical practice.
Gary has taught Chinese Medicine since 1983. He has been a faculty
member at the Traditional Acupuncture Institute in Columbia, Maryland,
and currently teaches at the Academy for Five Element Acupuncture in
Florida and the Five Branches Institute in Santa Cruz, California.
He has contributed numerous articles to The Journal of Traditional
Acupuncture. In 2002, Gary co-authored the book Ancient Roots,
Many Branches: Energetics of Healing Across Cultures & Through Time with Darlena L'Orange. He has recently completed the writing of Archetypal Acupuncture: Healing with the Five Elements, which is available from Jade Mountain
The spiritual teachings of ancient China and the work of Carl Jung have
long been an inspiration to Gary on his own life journey.
Dr. Dolowich offers workshops around the country in Archetypal
Acupuncture™, his own synthesis
of the traditional Five Element model with Jungian archetypal
Dolowich is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker with over 25 years
experience in agency settings, including renal dialysis, adoptions, and
foster care. She has maintained a private psychotherapy practice since
1981, focusing on personal growth issues, couples counseling, and the
challenges presented by life transitions.
returned to her family tradition of jewelry making. You can see her unique design creations here.
Jade Mountain Health Centre is located in Aptos, California, on the
Central Coast, in Santa Cruz County.
We offer a broad range of health
services, based on a wholistic approach.
Our practitioners offer a variety of modalities:
| Charles Singer, R.N., L.Ac.
Balancing, Massage, and Chinese Herbal Medicine.
National Board of Orthopedic Acupuncture
|Judy Pruzinsky, L.Ac.
Herbology, Massage Therapy, and Medical Chi Gung.
|Mischa Eovaldi, LCSW
and Family Psychotherapy; EMDR for Post Traumatic Stress;
We also have a number of body workers offering excellent hands-on
Tissue, Polariy, Sports Massage
Tissue, CranioSacral, Acupressure
Deep Tissue, Acupressure, CranioSacral
Integration, Deep Tissue, Swedish
Tissue, Sports Massage, Acupressure
Deep Tissue, Myofascial Release
We are grateful for the support of our
office staff: Randi Ransom, bookkeeper, and Charmian Traynor,