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Nada Ashkar, R.Ac


Nada Ashkar is a Registered Acupuncturist, a classically trained Taijiquan and Qigong teacher, a meditation guide and yoga instructor. She holds a combined Honours Bachelor’s degree in Humanities and Philosophy, a diploma in Acupuncture, and is expanding her scope of practice and clinical skills through the ongoing study of Chinese herbal medicine and advanced TCM training. She has special training in Cosmetic Acupuncture, Neuro-Meridian Acupuncture (for pain conditions), and somatic emotional release work in treating mental health. She is also in the process of completing a 200 hr Ashtanga & Vinyasa flow yoga teacher training as well as Dao In Yoga teacher training. 


Nada is passionate about supporting her patients and students in reaching and maintaining their optimal states of health using powerful tools such as acupuncture, meditation, counselling, nutrition, contemplative reflection and the embodied internal arts (such as yoga, qigong..). She intuitively draws on these, and many other tools available to her in helping those she works with in breaking through disease patterns and self-limiting beliefs. Nada has a deep interest and reverence for all forms of authentic and traditional spirituality, spiritual psychology, contemporary neuroscience, and the experiential process of spiritual liberation. She offers private treatments, special group class series, and women's only class series out of her Annex studio at Bloor and Bathurst.


For bookings and inquiries, Nada can be reached through her website:

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