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Welcome to Courage Mountain Acupuncture
I’m Johanna Alper, Acupunturist based in Boulder
Classical Five-Element Acupuncture (CFEA) supports and enhances your innate ability to heal as nature intended. Each person is viewed as unique. Treatment is individualized and works to restore harmony and vitality on all levels—physical, emotional, mental and spiritual.
I am continually awed by Classical 5 Element Acupuncture's ability to open the body's vital energy so that nature can do the healing.”
Johanna Alper has been practicing acupuncture in Boulder, Colorado since 1981. Throughout her career, she has devoted herself to deepening her learning and fine-tuning her Classical 5 Element Acupuncture skills through ongoing study.
Johanna received a Licentiate in Acupuncture from the College of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture in England in 1982. She earned her Bachelor of Acupuncture in 1986. In 1970, she was awarded a B.A. in Dance from San Francisco State. Johanna is also certified in Zero Balancing Structural Acupressure and Qigong. She has led meditation trainings in the United States and Europe since 1983.
"Your needleless acupuncture treatment was extraordinary. I wish that everyone in the WORLD could experience healing energies as profoundly nourishing as yours....
with love and gratitude,"
Boulder Morningstar Zen Center
Zero-Balancing: Gentle Bodywork, Peaceful Balance
Johanna is a certified practitioner of Zero Balancing (ZB). This gentle, yet powerful, style of acupressure complements CFEA’s energy balancing effects. ZB integrates body energy and body structure in all the weight bearing joints. It is wonderful for increasing physical mobility, relieving joint pain, and experiencing deep relaxation. For more information about ZB and the Zero Balancing Health Association, visit www.zerobalancing.com.
Connect with Johanna
To set up a free consultation, fill out the form below. Together, we can determine how Classical 5 Element Acupuncture may benefit you and we can design a personalized course of treatment.
More Client Raves!…
"I highly recommend the work of Johanna Alper. She has an excellent reputation and I consider her a Master Acupuncturist."
Dr. Juliet Carpenter
M.D., Boulder, Colorado
"Johanna is an unusually gifted, wise, and experienced acupuncturist. She brings great knowledge, insight, compassion, and skill to her work and her clients. I recommend her highly."
Dr. Jeremy Geffen
MD, FACP, author of The Journey Through Cancer: Healing and Transforming the Whole Person.
"Coming to Johanna has added at least 10 quality years to my life."
ReMax Realtor, Boulder, CO
"This work has been a key factor in my being able to attain and maintain a state of physical and mental well-being."
Dr. James Ray, DC
Chiropractor and Naturopath, Louisville, CO
“I've been living with M.S. for 16 years. For almost all of that time, while working with Johanna, I have been in remission. She helps keep me centered in body, mind and spirit.”
“I've had two aorta operations. Johanna's work has helped me continue a healthy, active lifestyle for 11 years.”
To set up a free consultation, please call or email. Together, we can determine how Classical Five-Element Acupuncture may benefit you and we can design a personalized course of treatment.
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