April Nieves is a tap dancer, acupuncturist and herbalist born and raised in Boston, MA. Growing up Latina, African-American, and … continue
April Nieves is a tap dancer, acupuncturist and herbalist born and raised in Boston, MA. Growing up Latina, African-American, and of Jewish descent gave her a variety of cultural experiences that helped her to become the woman she is today. As an alumna of the acclaimed Boston Latin School, April went on to study Biological Sciences at the University of Connecticut focusing on pre-med. Following her undergrad, she went on to study Massage Therapy at the Salter School (MA). After practicing massage for two years, she began studying Chinese Medicine, in 2012. She has been professionally practicing acupuncture and herbal medicine since August 2015 after attaining her Master's degree from the New England School of Acupuncture. Since moving to the NYC area in the fall of 2017, April has further developed her passion for making a difference in people's health and wellbeing and wants to continue to help others to reach a place of optimal health and increased consciousness through her acupuncture treatments and herbal prescriptions. April sees her treatments as another form of art and creativity and is grateful to all those who trust her with their health.