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Deanna Stennett

Deanna Stennett, L.Ac., MA

Nationally Certified with NCCAOM

Author of: Poetry of the Body: Stories About Acupuncture Points


Deanna Stennett is a Georgia Licensed Acupuncturist. She moved here from Annapolis, Maryland last summer (2021) and began her new practice, in North Georgia. She brings with her 30 years of experience in the practice of Acupuncture. She was also a professor of Acupuncture at Maryland University of Integrative Health for 20 years.


Deanna is also a Reiki Master and a Shamanic Practitioner/Teacher. She has been practicing Shamanism since 1993 and has completed the Foundation for Shamanic Studies three year program in advanced shamanism. She has studied with Sandra Ingerman for 30 and completed Sandra’s two-year training in Shamanic Teaching. She also did a pilgrimage to Ireland with Tom Cowan and has studied with Tom in Celtic Shamanism.  Deanna has taught many one day or weekend workshops and eight two-year programs in advanced shamanic healing techniques.

Before Acupuncture school Deanna was a homemaker with two young daughters. And before that she was an Art Major with the original goal of being an art teacher.


Deanna has a love of nature, which acupuncture is based on. Deanna’s book, referenced above is her personal stories, and stories from patients and how those stories relate to the acupuncture points, the seasons and nature. It is written for the lay person and is available on


Specialty areas:

Deanna was trained in a specialty area called NAET, which stands for Nambudriped’s Allergy Elimination Technique. Dr. Devi Nambudriped is an acupuncturist and chiropractor in Orange County, California. She designed this method to identify and completely eliminate allergies. The success with this technique still astounds Deanna herself.

Deanna was trained in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture by Michelle Gellis, DOM. This technique eliminates wrinkles and revitalizes the collagen production in the face with no chemical or invasive cosmetologically practices.

Other specialties include pain relief, immune system boosting, migraines, relief from chemotherapy side effects, nausea in pregnancy, and facial rejuvenation.

Acupuncture in General is effective for:


  1. allergies/asthma

  2. anxiety/depression

  3. arthritis/joint problems

  4. back pain

  5. bladder/kidney problems

  6. constipation/diarrhea

  7. colds/influenza

  8. cough/bronchitis

  9. dizziness

  10. drug/alcohol/smoking/addiction

  11. fatigue

  12. gastrointestinal disorders

  13. gynecological disorders

  14. headache/migraine

  15. heart problems/palpitations

  16. high blood pressure

  17. immune system deficiency

  18. knee pain

  19. menopausal discomfort

  20. musculoskeletal injuries

  21. pre-menstrual syndrome

  22. paralysis/numbness

  23. rhinitis

  24. sciatica

  25. sexual dysfunction

  26. side effects of chemotherapy

  27. sinusitis

  28. skin problems

  29. stress/tension

  30. stroke rehabilitation

  31. tendonitis”

Deanna Stennett

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