Rebeca Ratte is a certified Diplomate of Oriental Medicine by NCCAOM and a Licensed Acupuncturist by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice. She earned her Master's of Oriental Medicine from Minnesota College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine at Northwestern Health Sciences University in Bloomington, MN. She also attended advanced training in needle technique and herbal medicine at Tianjin University of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Tianjin, China. Other advanced training includes Treating Children with Oriental Medicine, Healing with Sho-ni-shin for infants, western herbal medicine, orthopedics, and facial rejuvenation.
Her philosophy of practice is to find the root cause of health concerns and also address the outward manifestations. Rebeca facilitates the body's innate healing abilities by coaxing the body back to balance. Her own health issues were a catalyst for big lifestyle changes. Rebeca has been called to help others on their healing journey and has made it her lifelong path to help others improve their quality of life. Rebeca has practiced within the western medical model of integrating medicine at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, The Courage Center, and The Pillsbury House. She is the co-owner of Rhythm of Health, Inc. and Birch Tree Healing Arts, LLC
In addition to Oriental Medicine, Rebeca holds a Reiki II certification, group fitness certification and teaches Sun Style Tai Chi at Lifetime Fitness and the YMCA. She has been leading a gluten free lifestyle for 10 years. Rebeca has a 5-year old son, 2 teenage step-sons, a 14 year old dog, 1 year old puppy, a super healthy husband and spends a lot of time cooking! When there is free time Rebeca plays with herbs, studies Icon writing, takes tango, tap and jazz lessons, and creates music on the guitar.
Chronic immune disorders