Alistair T. Jones is a Licensed Acupuncturist and herbalist who has been practicing for 18 years. He grew up in Ohio and earned his B.A. in Religious Studies from Reed College in Portland, Oregon, where he also began a lifelong practice of Tai Chi. After attending the Yale Divinity School, where he discerned that his true calling was to help heal people through Chinese medicine, he received his Masters of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine from the Academy of Oriental Medicine at Austin in 2005. He worked for several years alongside doctors in family practice until he moved to Richmond, Virginia in 2009. In 2010, he began working at the Advanced Wellness Centre in Richmond, where he served as Director of Oriental Medicine until 2020.