Lalou Begue, Lic.Ac. began his career in the healing arts as a massage therapist in 1980 and after graduating from the New England School of Acupuncture, opened a private practice on the North Shore. His post graduate studies include Chinese Herbal Medicine, certification in substance abuse treatment and prevention, and treatment approaches to complex clinical presentations. He is also a teacher for AcuPractice Seminars, an organization providing acupuncture training for physicians and chiropractors in acupuncture and Chinese medicine. In addition, Lalou is a fully credentialed provider of HealthAlliance Hospital with privileges to provide acupuncture services not only to Complementary Care Center clients, but also to patients of the hospital and cancer center as well.