Sarah’s History & Credentials
Sarah's acupuncture practice has a strong focus on chronic complex conditions, pain management, psycho-emotional wellness and sports medicine. She obtained extensive clinical experience in each of these areas during her 3 year clinical internship, 2008-2011, at the MCOM free health clinic in downtown Chicago.
While completing her Masters degree of Oriental Medicine in Chicago, Sarah spent weekends in Boulder, Colorado for specialized training in sports injuries and musculoskeletal disorders. She completed her 6 month apprenticeship certification with Whitfield Reaves, LAc, founder of the Boulder Acupuncture Sports Medicine Clinic in 2011.
Sarah continues to learn via annual continuing education and will forever be evolving her practice to serve the needs of her clientele.
Licensed Michigan Acupuncturist/Nationally Certified Acupuncturist
- Doctorate of Integrative Medicine – (currently enrolled)
Masters of Science in Eastern Medicine, Chicago IL (2011)
Bachelors of Science in Nutrition, Chicago IL (2011)
Bachelors of Arts in Radio Journalism, Chicago IL (2008)
Sports Medicine Acupuncture Apprenticeship, Boulder CO
Continued Annual Advanced Training
Vice President – Board of the Michigan Society of Acupuncturists (2019-2021)
Licensed Massage Therapist
Masters of Massage Certification, Los Angeles CA (2003)
Stott Certified Pilates Instructor
Stott Pilates Certification, West Bloomfield Hills, MI (2014)
Patient Care Coordinator
Morgan was born and raised in Northern Michigan but recently relocated to Traverse City to attend Northwestern Michigan College. She is attending NMC’s University Center to earn a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Human Resource Management from Ferris State University. She currently has her associate’s degree from Northwestern Michigan College in Applied Science.
Morgan has a passion for helping others, whether through something as simple as lending a helping hand or as rewarding as facilitating their health care. She always strives to put a smile on the face of clients that come into the office. She is honored to be a part of each and every patient’s health journey.
With two older sisters growing up, her childhood was never boring. Morgan was raised in Frankfort, MI with her parents and extended family. She enjoys reading, baking, cooking, spending time with her family and friends, and traveling whenever possible.
Patient Care Coordinator
Hello! I’m Carly Lawless, and I am so excited to be a part of the Live Well Acupuncture team. I grew up in Northern Michigan and after living out of state for several years and am so happy to be back in this beautiful area!
I am a wife and mother to two daughters and a sweet dog. I have a passion for exploring different types of holistic healthcare and have had great success with feeling better both physically and mentally from the care I’ve received.
I’m excited to greet you at the front desk and help you along on your journey to feeling like your best self!