SPA TCM is the intersection of two worlds.
SPA translates as “Healing through water”
Traditional Chinese Medicine is known globally as TCM.
TCM has a long history of being pro-active with keeping balance in life and health. Today, TCM’s effectiveness is proving itself once again on a global scale.
This is the website of Ken Rosen M.S. L.Ac. who is a pioneer for integrative medicine in both the SPA and TCM fields. He hopes you find his website informative.
Ken Rosen has been studying medicine since he was diagnosed with cancer over 20 years ago. After receiving a film degree from New York University, he attended Pacific College of Oriental Medicine and graduated with a Master’s in the Science of Traditional Oriental Medicine (TCM). He has also worked closely with world renowned authors, Dr. Andrew Weil, Paul Pitchford, and Harriet Beinfeld.
"For over a decade, Ken Rosen has proved himself to be a person dedicated to including Integrative Medicine, Traditional Chinese Medicine, and therapies like Thai Massage in our thinking about authentic health and personal empowerment. Ken's insights are valuable. I hope he keeps practicing, teaching, and, especially, writing. "
- Dr. Andrew Weil, world renowned author and pioneer in Integrative medicine
"Ken is a healer--with his caring hands and creative mind, he has a global grasp of how to generate wholesome proactive health. Anyone is fortunate to have his attention directed their way."
- Harriet Beinfeld, co-author of Between Heaven and Earth: A Guide to Chinese Medicine
Ken Rosen seamlessly merges ancient Asian medicine with the best of modern science and whole-food nutrition. He consistently brings a fresh, enlightening message to his readers and profound healing therapy to his clients.
Paul Pitchford, author of Healing with whole foods: Asian traditions and Modern Nutrition
Outside his private practice as a licensed acupuncturist and board-certified herbologist, Ken also taught classes in nutrition, diagnosis and Thai Medical Massage in New York. He moved to Thailand in 2006 to join Chiva-Som as a resident therapist. Ken has been published internationally, with numerous articles on Chinese medicine, cancer treatment and nutrition. He has presented at prominent conferences in the U.S., Europe, and Asia.
In 2010, he joined the Mandarin Oriental hotel group in Chiang Mai Thailand as a Holistic Health Consultant and TCM specialist at the awarding winning Dhara Devi Wellness Centre. He continues to work in resorts as a clinician and trainer around the world.