About Us

The World Health Organization has listed over 40 ailments that acupuncture treats, successfully! Our style at East West uses Acupuncture, Tuina massage, Cupping, Gua Sha, Moxibustion, Herbs, combined with Meditation and Deep Relaxation. 

 

Carol Goldman, DACM, Lac., MS.

Carol partners with her patients going through challenging times using Traditional Chinese Medicine and Herbal prescriptions.  Pain management is now the number 1 reason patients seek treatment using acupuncture.  Carol uses a combination of techniques to train the body onto its natural path to recovery.

In addition to acupuncture, Carol brings over a decade of psychotherapy experience working with individuals recently diagnosed with a life-threatening illness, individuals living with a chronic illness, stress, trauma, life changes, depression, anxiety, relationship and work-life balance, working with the physical and emotional connection of pain and overall health.  Through the years, Carol has established an eclectic style of practice by using Shamanic Drumming/Journeying and Hypnosis with traditional talk therapy. 

Dr. Carol A. Goldan

She supports her patients in a creative way to fit each person’s individual needs.  Her work aims to help clients have a better quality of life working through issues of chronic pain, illness, and stress with emotional and spiritual healing through balancing the body and mind with acupuncture, herbs, and her individual style of psychotherapy.  Her passions include movement disorders (Parkinson’s Disease), Orthopedic Issues, Cancer support, Trauma support and Women’s health.

Carol holds a Doctorate degree in Acupuncture and Chinese medicine (DACM) from The Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, NY. 

She is a licensed Acupuncturist (Lac.) with the medical board in the state of Pennsylvania. As faculty at PCOM, Carol teaches the counseling coursework to students of acupuncture.

Additionally, Carol holds a Masters degree in Clinical Psychology and has completed professional training in Shamanic Journeying, Auricular Acupuncture (NADA Certification - for addiction, weight loss, PTSD), Facial Acupuncture Certification and Emotional Freedom Technique (Tapping).