Before Booking Your First Wellness Appointment

Step 1

Complete and Submit Forms (First Time Only)

Massage - Acupuncture
Submit forms in person, email, mail, or fax 617.495.1135.

step 2

Book Your Appointment

Call 617.495.9629
or visit us in person.

Our Practitioners

FAQs about appointments


One of the oldest medical traditions, acupuncture involves stimulation of anatomical points on the body. Stimulation most commonly involves penetrating the skin with hair-thin, solid, metallic needles that are manipulated by the acupuncturist. People report different experiences, though most individuals report little or no pain. In fact, many people report feeling either energized or pleasantly relaxed following a treatment. Acupuncture is designed to restore a state of balance to the body by unblocking vital energy that according to traditional Chinese medicine flows through the body...

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Do I have to fill out the registration forms before I can schedule an appointment?

Yes, there are a few forms that need to be completed before scheduling your first massage or acupuncture appointment. This provides us with the information we need to best serve you and to verify your eligibility. It also ensures that we have communicated all of the information you need to know about our program, including the strict cancellation policy. Also, it allows you to choose a payment option for your appointment. It is our policy to arrange payment in advance of your appointment.


Do you offer discounts?

Yes. Specific prices are listed for each appointment or class.

Students: Full time students at Harvard College or a Harvard graduate school who have the Harvard University Student Health Plan (HUSHP) receive a discount of $20 on both acupuncture and one hour massage appointments, with some exceptions.

Staff: Staff who have chosen the Harvard University Group Health Plan (HUGHP) are eligible for discounts (not all staff). Family members with current HUGHP coverage also receive the discounted rate. HUGHP members receive a discount for massage, a special...

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How can I contact my instructor or therapist directly?

The Center for Wellness does not routinely provide contact information for any of our instructors or therapists. However, you can leave your contact information with the Center for Wellness office and we will request that the instructor or therapist contact you.