ELEVATE --- Valda Ford & Rochelle Rice


  • E29
  • 25:08
  • May 16th 2021

Anna is a Board Certified Licensed Acupuncturist in New York State. She received her undergraduate degree in Dietetics and Nutrition from Semmelweis University, the oldest medical school in Hungary and her Master of Science degree in Acupuncture from Tri-State College of Acupuncture, one of the first accredited and most highly respected acupuncture schools in the United States. Upon graduation she continued her studies in Beijing, China where she studied advanced needling techniques at the Beijing Traditional Medicine Training Center of WFAS. She is certified in Sports Medicine Acupuncture® a post-graduate specialized clinical training program for acupuncturists in trauma, sports medicine and injury rehabilitation. Her continuing education includes: Pilates Mat Certification from Equinox and Herbal Medicine Certification from the NYC Kampo Institute.


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ELEVATE --- Valda Ford & Rochelle Rice

Valda Ford and Rochelle Rice team up to bring you ELEVATE: Practical Content That Inspires! With a combined 50+ years in women’s health, education and empowerment, this vibrant duo is committed to elevating the next generation of women in leadership. Each show features experts from the fields of body, mind and spirit to include psychology, finances and the freedom to be the full expression of yourself as you grow in leadership.

Valda has a Master of Public Health from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Master of Nursing Administration from Creighton University and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Winston Salem State University. She has worked in 57 countries to improve lives and promote health.

Rochelle has a Master of Individualized Study from New York University and is trained as a Somatic Experience Practitioner. She is a former professional jazz dancer and has studied extensively with Christine Schenk in the CHRIS ® Technique (Cellular Harmonizing Regenerative Integration System).

Both women bring an extensive background from their respective fields of health, wellness, diversity, equity, inclusion, and Health at Every Size ®. Grounded in faith, these two have developed a rich program that highlights the techniques, skills and strategies needed for women to succeed in an ever changing and demanding world. They emphasize the need for women to connect to their bodies as a resource for successful decision making, self-confidence, integrity and authenticity.