Acupuncture at The Inn And Spa At Beacon

Release The Healing Power Within You

with Rhoda Climenhaga L.Ac.


Chronic Pain | Fertility | Women's Health | Pregnancy & Postpartum | Insomnia | Weight Loss | Digestive Health | Quitting Smoking | Facial Rejuvenation


 Initial Acupuncture and Herbal Visit

Rhoda Climenhaga, L.Ac brings more than 20 years of training and experience to her diagnosis and treatment, all within the healing environment of The Inn And Spa At Beacon. Rhoda will perform a detailed holistic diagnosis and apply the ancient and scientifically proven healing arts of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine to relieve a wide range of ailments. Her treatments typically bring significant and immediate relief. Rhoda offers some of the most in depth Acupuncture treatment in the Hudson Valley, New York.

Rhoda’s treatments include nutritional advice, guided meditation, and deep relaxation; in-depth consultations in these areas are available. 

Many of Rhoda’s Acupuncture patients combine treatments with rejuvenating facials, massage, and other traditional spa services offered by The Inn And Spa At Beacon, in Dutchess County, New York, one of the Hudson Valley’s most sought after wellness destinations.



Chronic Pain

Acupuncture is an excellent non-invasive, non-toxic alternative to narcotic pain medications and surgery. Hundreds of controlled scientific studies have proven acupuncture’s effectiveness in relieving all types of chronic pain, including migraine and chronic/severe headaches, fibromyalgia, sciatica, and more. Rhoda has 20 years of experience successfully treating most pain conditions, including Lyme disease.  Rhoda customizes each treatment to achieve optimum results.



Fertility, Female & Male

Using the best therapies known to enhance fertility, Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine has been shown to balance hormones, improve the health of eggs, and significantly increase reproductive success.  Rhoda, mother of a 26 year old daughter, understands pregnancy.  With a deep background in both Western Medicine and Traditional Chinese Medicine, Rhoda has helped people: 

•   Measurably Improve the health of eggs

•   Improve blood supply to the uterus and ovaries

•   Balance hormones and regulate the menstrual cycle

•   Reduce inflammation in the pelvis to remove blockages to follicle eruption and implantation

  • Reduce the stresses which inhibit pregnancy

  • Increase sperm motility

Rhoda’s practice, located in the tranquil environment of The Inn And Spa At Beacon, is one of the finest acupuncture clinics specializing in fertility in upstate New York and the Hudson Valley.

Many of Rhoda’s fertility patients choose to combine fertility treatments with a delightful two night “Romance Spa Getaway Package”. The results can be AMAZING!


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Women’s Health

Many women do not realize that we have choices when it comes to our health. Alternative therapies can be an excellent complement to conventional western medicine for women’s health issues. Practitioners of Chinese Medicine have been ministering to women’s health issues for more than 2000 years, and Rhoda has 20 years of experience working with these issues.

Certain conditions respond extremely well to Chinese Medicine, including:

▪ PMS headaches, irritability, bloating, breast tenderness, mood swings, acne, and stomach upsets

▪ Menopausal symptoms

▪ Menstruation imbalances like dysmenorrhea (painful), and excess or irregular menstruation

▪ Endometriosis

▪ Small uterine fibroids, including preventing their return after removal

▪ Excess vaginal discharge and itching

▪ Genital area pain and skin conditions



Pregnancy & Post Partum

Chinese Medicine is also excellent for encouraging a trouble-free pregnancy. In fact, it is the preferred alternative to toxic medications which could harm the fetus. Common pregnancy issues Rhoda can treat are: Nausea relief, Habitual miscarriage, Anxiety, Allergies, Back pain, Heartburn, Fetus position, and Labor Induction. Make your pregnancy smooth and easy with Rhoda’s help!

Once baby has arrived, Rhoda can also help keep up your mood and milk flow! Acupuncture and Chinese herb treatments are also very effective for:

▪ Postpartum depression

▪ Insufficient or slow lactation

▪ Persistent lochial discharge (bleeding too long after delivery)

▪ Fatigue

▪ Decreased sex drive

▪ Pain in upper back and arms from holding the baby




Drugs and sleep aids have adverse side effects, including drug hangover and only treat the symptom.  Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine get to the underlying constitutional imbalance, treating  the root of sleep disorders. Most people find acupuncture more deeply effective than drugs in restoring healthy sleep. Rhoda can help you get back in balance and enable better sleep routines, in one of New York’s best insomnia treatment clinics,



Weight Loss and Nutrition Clinic

Just say “No!” to yo-yo dieting! Acupuncture is the healthy, deep solution to weight loss.  Acupuncture helps reset the craving mechanism in the brain, and reduces anxiety and emotional upset to make it easier to resist urges.  Rhoda also uses acupuncture to boost metabolism, help clear fat, detoxify the liver and lungs, and firm up any loose tissue by bringing collagen to the area. 

Rhoda offers one of Hudson Valley New York’s best weight loss and Nutrition clinics, right here in historic Beacon, New York.



Digestive Health Issues

Acupuncture has been demonstrated as effective in the treatment of digestive complaints such as IBS, acid reflux, constipation, Crohn’s disease, leaky gut, and related digestive conditions. Rhoda’s in depth consultation includes both acupuncture and herbs, and also nutritional, diet, and lifestyle advice to get you on track. Acupuncture effectively treats digestive problems by increasing blood flow and nourishing related organs, reducing inflammation of the stomach and pancreas and improving digestive functions. The World Health Organization recognizes acupuncture for digestive problems as an effective treatment. In clinical studies, acupuncture was shown to relieve gastritis and was shown to be more effective than the drug, Ranitidine, for reducing or eliminating gastric mucosal lesions and inflammation.



Quitting Smoking

Quit Smoking with Rhoda Climenhaga’s Smoking Cessation Clinic At The Inn And Spa At Beacon in the scenic Hudson Valley, New York. Acupuncture has been demonstrated to help many thousands of people quit smoking. By resetting the craving mechanism in the brain and reducing anxiety and emotional upset, acupuncture makes it easier to resist the urge to smoke. Rhoda offers what many consider the best clinic for quitting smoking in New York.



Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture

Cosmetic Acupuncture lifts and freshens the face and neck. Trained in Japan in special Cosmetic Acupuncture, Rhoda will relax and rejuvenate your face or neck. Acupuncture promotes circulation, brings collagen to the skin, helps firm, and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Best results occur with a series of treatments, especially combined with facials, also offered in our Spa. Let Rhoda work with you to enhance your beauty from the inside out!


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About Rhoda

Rhoda is passionate about healthy living on all levels. Helping people create balanced, healthy lives is her life’s work. 

She has been studying Chinese culture, meditation, and natural health for three decades, with twenty years of experience performing acupuncture and twenty-five years prescribing medicinal herbs. Rhoda specializes in using natural methods to treat women's health problems, including painful menstruation, menopause, and hormonal mood swings. 

Rhoda’s Background

Rhoda has been a faculty member at the Academy of Chinese Culture and Health Science in Oakland, CA. She has extensive training in modern western and Traditional Chinese Medicine, including a Master of Science degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine, a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry from the University of Virginia, and training in herbology and nutrition.

During her four-year Chinese Medicine program, Rhoda studied women’s health with Aiqun Wang, L.Ac, and ShaoHua Li, L.Ac., both renowned in the field, with decades of experience in China. She later studied TCM Gynecology and Obstetrics under Bob Flaws, L.Ac., a well known authority in the field in the United States. Recently, she studied with various masters in Japan.  She has also done graduate work in anthropology and Chinese language at the University of Chicago.


Her Commitment

Through acupuncture, herbal medicine, and nutrition therapy, Rhoda’s aim is to help bring bodies into balance. Begin your journey to a healthier life with Rhoda Climenhaga, L.Ac. at The Inn And Spa At Beacon. Book your appointment with Rhoda now.