Janette Baugh, M.Ac., LMP, M.Ed., E.A.M.P., is a graduate of the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (1994) and the Brenneke School of Massage (1990). She is a certified Toyohari acupuncture practitioner and maintains a private practice in Seattle. Janette teaches Manaka style acupuncture and material on the eight extra channels.


Dan Bensky, D.O., is a graduate of the Macau Institute of Chinese Medicine (1975), the Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (1982), and the University of Washington (M.A. in Chinese Literature,1996). Dan has translated and edited several texts on East Asian medicine including Chinese Herbal Medicine: Materia Medica and Chinese Herbal Medicine: Formulas and Strategies.  Dan is one of the founders of the Seattle Institute. Dan teaches palpation and acupuncture techniques at SIOM.


Charles Chace graduated from the New England School of Acupuncture in 1984. He is the author and translator of a wide variety of books and articles on acupuncture and Chinese medicine including, A Qin Bowei Anthology,  The Yellow Emperor's Systematic Classic of Acupuncture and Moxibustion, Channel Divergences, Deeper Pathways of the Web, and Exposition on the Eight Extraordinary Vessels. Chip teaches palpation and acupuncture techniques at SIOM.


Rachel Diaz, M.S.W., E.A.M.P., received a master’s degree in social work from the University of Washington (1978) and her acupuncture degree from the Northwest Institute of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (1990). She served as the acupuncture program manager at Evergreen Treatment Services from 1992 to 2008.  Currently she is doing private practice acupuncture, as well as working with previously homeless substance abusers in downtown Seattle.  Rachel teaches the public health and chemical dependency course.


Harrison Moretz is the director and founder of the Taoist Studies Institute, has been practicing and teaching Taoist cultivation and internal martial arts for over 35 years. Harrison is a 19th-Generation Chen-style Taiji, and 2nd-Generation Hunyuan Taiji Master. He is a formal disciple of Chen-style Xinyi Hunyuan Taijiquan founder Grandmaster Feng Zhiqiang. Harrison teaches qigong at SIOM.