About Us

About Carissa Simper, MSOM, LAc

Carissa Simper studied at Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley. She got into this field because she appreciates medicine and the sacred space that particularly Acupuncture has to offer. As she went through school she witnessed first hand the amazing results of Acupuncture and enjoyed the bonds she formed with her patients along the way.

Carissa Simper is licensed to practice acupuncture by the California Acupuncture Board. (Lic #16675)

 

 

 

 


About Joshua Harrelson, MSTCM, LAc

Joshua Harrelson has been practicing acupuncture in Sacramento since 2014. He has a particular affinity for using herbs and for bodywork therapies, and will talk about medicine at great lengths if you give him half a chance. In addition he loves to read books, eat sushi, and study Danzan Ryu Jujitsu.

He graduated from UC Davis with a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology in 2010, from ACTCM with a M.S. in Traditional Chinese Medicine in 2013, passed the California Acupuncture Licensing Exam in 2014, and is set to graduate ACTCM with a DAOM (Doctorate) in 2017. He has completed massage training in a variety of places but most notably at Makoto Kai Healing Arts in Danzan Ryu Restorative Therapy.

Joshua Harrelson is licensed to practice acupuncture by the California Acupuncture Board. (Lic #16041)

 


Ken Berry, LAc

About Ken Berry, MSOM, LAc

Ken Berry founded Asian Therapeutics in 2007 with the goal of helping his patients achieve optimal health through natural medicine.

Ken received his Master of Science in Oriental Medicine (summa cum laude) from the Acupuncture and Integrative Medicine College, Berkeley, where he was an Assistant Professor for many years.

He has worked with patients ages 11-102 on a wide variety of health issues.

Ken Berry also holds the rank of Shodan (black belt) in Aikido, a martial art based on peaceful conflict resolution.

Ken Berry is a contracted provider for Sutter Physicians Alliance and is licensed to practice acupuncture by the California Acupuncture Board. (Lic #11845)

 


Brandee Walker, Certified Medical Assistant

About Brandee Walker, CMA

Brandee is our certified medical assistant and is here to help you with scheduling and payments. She provides clinical and administrative services for Asian Therapeutics.