Dr. Shari Auth
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Sought after by clients from around the world, Dr. Shari Auth, has been a leading holistic health practitioner in New York City for over two decades. Her signature treatments combine ancient wisdom from global traditions with scientific knowledge and deep intuition to treat a wide range of conditions including chronic and acute pain, mental health, women's health, insomnia, digestion, and postural issues, among others.

Dr. Auth has studied the healing arts globally from China to India, Peru, Thailand and beyond – becoming steeped in ancient healing practices that have woven the rich tapestry of her healing practices today. She studied at the Pacific College of Oriental Medicine and is a licensed and NCCAOM certified Doctor of Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine. She has a Master’s in Herbology and is a Board Certified Chinese Herbalist also with extensive training in Vedic and Western herbs. Among her many other accreditations, she is a licensed massage therapist, guild-certified in the Rolf Method of Structural Integration and a Faculty Member of the Swedish Institute, NYC. She founded The Auth Method of Therapeutic Massage and has trained thousands of practitioners on this method. 

From her work at Deepak Chopra’s Center in Southern California to her own wellness practice in New York City, Shari has attracted celebrity clientele with her signature blend of acupuncture, herbs and bodywork. 


certifications & qualifications

NYS licensed & NCCAOM certified Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine

NCCAOM Board Certified Chinese Herbalist

NYS licensed Massage Therapist

Guild Certified in the Rolf Method of Structural Integration

Doctor of Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine, Pacific College of Oriental Medicine

NCBTMB & NCCAOM Approved CE Provider

Faculty member of the Swedish Institute, NYC, Continuing Education Dept., AMTA National, & State Convention Presenter

Producer of 2 best-selling instructional DVDs on forearm massage: “A Guide To Using The Forearms” & “A Guide To Side Lying Position”

Published author of articles on massage in Massage & Bodywork Magazine, Massage Magazine, MTJ and more

Published author of textbook on forearm massage: “Auth Method: A Guide To Using The Forearms”