Ada received her joint Honours Bachelor degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) from Middlesex University, London and Beijing University for Pharmacology and TCM, Beijing, China reading Acupuncture and Chinese Herbal Medicine in 2004. Through-out Ada’s 5 year degree Ada spent clinical hours at the Asanté Academy of Chinese Medicine in London as well as completing an internship at the Xiyuan Hospital in Beijing, China. She has also had extensive training in Tuina – Chinese Medical Massage having completed a four-month internship at the Beijing Massage Hospital in 2007. Ada is passionate about bodywork and complementing her oriental training has undertaken western courses in Neuromuscular Therapy and Anatomy Trains Myofascial Meridian Techniques. Ada’s experience lends her to lecture on Acupressure at Wellpark College of Natural Therapies. Ada is a Member of the New Zealand Acupuncture Standards Authority and the New Zealand Institute of Acupuncture, a friend of the Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine, and is registered with the Accident Compensation Corporation (ACC). These professional bodies guarantee the highest standards of training, care and professionalism. All members adhere to a strict Code of Ethics, Practice and Disciplinary Procedures and are professionally insured. Ada is the mother of three and enjoys living out in West Auckland.