Raphaella Rose Chiaramonte is a licensed acupuncturist and certified yoga instructor. Raphie received her Master’s Degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine from the prestigious Emperor’s College in Santa Monica, CA. Upon completing her national and regional acupuncture certifications, Raphie was asked to assist the school’s founder in his personal practice, which she continues to do. Raphie also treats private clients in multiple locations throughout Los Angeles. Raphie received her yoga certification in 2015 and after decades of personal practice.
As a lifelong yoga practitioner, Raphie’s fascination with holistic wellness and manipulation of the body’s energy flow began at an early age. Raphie has cultivated this fascination with extensive study in multiple fields within Eastern Medicine. As a holistic wellness professional, Raphie employs exercise instruction, acupuncture, cupping, gua sha, and moxa to help her clients enhance their health. Raphie’s practice focuses on pain relief (including physical, mental and emotional), facial and cosmetic acupuncture, fertility issues, treating the side effects of chemotherapy, chronic respiratory issues, anxiety and insomnia and much more.
Prior to her full-time professional devotion to Chinese Medicine, Raphie worked as a fashion publicist in Los Angeles, New York, and abroad. This experience attuned Raphie to the demands of our modern lives, and helped inspire her to make holistic wellness accessible to the busy lifestyles of her colleagues and friends.