Dr. Selena Mitchell

Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine

It is an honor to serve end of life and palliative care patients in their homes or other places of residence.

I subscribe to a Whole Person philosophy, recognizing the importance of supporting the individual’s physical, emotional, and spiritual wellbeing at this stage of transition. With a focus on managing challenges with natural approaches and minimal side effects, I seek to empower you and your family to experience peace and dignity through this important stage of life.


A 3000 year old treatment method that utilizes the thinnest needles, and is relaxing, pain-free, and restorative.

Herbal Medicine

Effective herbal formulas — created specifically for you — that unlock your body’s natural healing mechanisms.

Mindfulness Based Meditation and Stress Reduction

Mindfulness exercises to help you move toward a better state of balance, control pain, and relax into the present moment.

Selena Mitchell, DACM, LAc, was first inspired by Chinese medicine at the age of 17, when she worked at an acupuncture clinic in San Francisco. She went on to study Chinese medicine in San Francisco, Seattle, and Beijing. In 1998, she became licensed as an acupuncturist and now devotes her practice in Sonoma County to end of life care, serving palliative care and hospice patients. Read more...

The Lotus Center for Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine