About the Practitioner

Ms. Susan Goughary, LAc, LMT, C.SMA has been helping patients realize their health potential since 1995, when she became a Licensed Massage Therapist and began to practice energy healing.  She is the founder of Zhen Acupuncture and Healing Arts, which is based on the objective of Taoism to achieve zhen ren or "true man,” meaning a truly complete being, living in harmony with the universe.

~ Available Sessions ~

To optimize and personalize each treatment session, Ms. Goughary is able to draw from her knowledge, educational practices and experiences, by incorporating a variety of modalities including Acupuncture, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Chinese Nutrition, Acupressure, Therapeutic Massage, Reflexology, and Energy Healing into her treatment programs.


~ About Ms. Susan Goughary ~

A cum laude graduate of Fairfield University, Ms. Goughary is also a graduate of the Connecticut Center for Massage Therapy and the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine, where she received a Masters of Science in Traditional Oriental Medicine in 2003.  She is a licensed acupuncturist and licensed massage therapist in New York and Connecticut, and a past Board Member for the Acupuncture Society of New York.  After spending ten years in New York City, she has returned to her hometown of Fairfield, CT, where she is an active member of the community.


~ Certifications and Memberships ~

  • Board certified by the National Certification Commission of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM) in both Acupuncture and Chinese Herbology

  • Certified in Sports Medicine Acupuncture ®
  • Certified in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture

  • Certified member of the American Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP)

  • Member of the American Association of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (AAAOM)

  • Member of the CT Society of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (CSAOM)