Fox Chapel
1150 Freeport Road

Pittsburgh, PA 15238

(412) 772-1461

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Daniel Johnson, LAc


Daniel is the Clinical Director of the WAY Wellness Center.  As a western Pennsylvania native, he was raised to appreciate the healing power drawn from living in balance with the seasonal variations of nature. 

Daniel graduated from AOMA: Graduate School of Integrative Medicine in Austin, Texas completing an extensive four-year program in Acupuncture, Herbology, Western Medicine, and Asian Bodywork Therapy.  He has studied in China at the Chengdu University of Traditional Chinese Medicine.  He will complete his Doctorate in Medical Qigong in the spring of 2018.

With a strong background in psychology, biology, and classical Chinese medicine,  Daniel in an expert in mind-body studies and natural healing practices.

As a certified yoga instructor, Master of Medical Qigong, and certified Tea Master he teaches his clients how to regain balance in their daily lives through the usage of diet, breathing, movement, and meditation.

Daniel uses the tools of acupuncture, bodywork, herbal medicine / nutritional therapy, and Qigong (mind-body exercise) to empower and heal his clients.

He specializes in treating conditions of chronic degeneration including conditions involving the respiratory, digestive, cardiovascular and nervous system.

Daniel is experienced in reproductive health and natural fertility.


Sunday 9 - 4, Monday 9 - 7, Wednesday 9 - 7, Thursday 9 - 7

Daniel Johnson, LAc instructs the following:
  • Healing Qi Gong
  • Daniel Johnson, L.Ac., will lead you through the essential practices required to practice Healing Qi Gong.  This is a 10,000 year old system of healing that uses specific breathing practices, body movements, and mental intention to balance, purge, and nourish our mind-body-spirit.
    Qi gong is the foundational practice found within all parts of Chinese medicine.  

  • Morning Yoga
  • In this class we will welcome the day with gentle stretching, posture training, and breath work.  We will explore movement exercises drawn from yogic and qi gong practices.
    Instructed by Daniel Johnson.  Licensed acupuncturist, yoga teacher, and medical Qi Gong therapist.

  • Tea Meditation
  • Come experience Gongfu Cha "Chinese Tea Ceremony".  Using mindfulness meditation we will learn to brew, taste, and enjoy tea.  You will learn the essential practices of meditation through the art of drinking tea.  You will learn to become focused, clear, and present.
    A variety of Qi gong meditations will be explored along with premium loose leaf tea.
    Your instructor is Daniel Johnson, Licensed acupuncturist, Tea master, yoga teacher, medical qi gong therapist.
    Donations are accepted, this class is open to everyone

  • Yinz - Yang Power Hour
  • This is a fun and active class following traditional martial arts warm ups, standing yoga postures, and dynamic movement drills.  Through a moderate level of intensity you will learn to balance yin and yang and center yourself between the Heaven and the Earth.  We will learn the essential movements and postures of Tai Chi and their application towards a personal healing practice.  

    Instructed by Daniel Johnson, Licensed acupuncturist, yoga teacher, and medical qi gong therapist.

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  • Longevity Healing Practices
  • Come learn the five essential movements of a Healing Qigong practice.  The traditional Dao Yin healing qigong form contains movements to regulate and heal the primary organ systems of your Lungs, Kidneys, Liver, Spleen, and Heart.
    You will learn the mental, emotional, and physical impact of these functional systems on our body.  These exercises will show you a powerful way to create internal strength and healing power.  
    Daniel Johnson, L.Ac., will be receiving his Doctor of Medical Qigong (DMQ) in the Spring of 2018. Come learn ancient taoist healing systems and the essential skills of a longevity practice.