Licensed Acupuncturist

Tori is the founder of The Still Point in Takoma Park and the co-owner with Marla Peoples of The Still Point at Haven on the Lake. She’s a graduate of the Master of Acupuncture Program at Tai Sophia Institute (now Maryland University of Integrative Health). Her practice focuses on bringing patients into a state of well-being, and ensuring that the healing is sustainable. While Tori isn’t limited to fertility work, many of her patients are working towards getting pregnant, are expecting, or are postpartum and transitioning into motherhood. Tori believes that acupuncture is a powerful tool for staying well and living life to its fullest potential.

TORI PAIDE, M.AC.

Licensed Acupuncturist

Marla Peoples, M.Ac.

Marla is the co-owner with Tori Paide of The Still Point at Haven on the Lake. She began her journey with acupuncture as a patient, and was so profoundly affected by the experience that she ended her corporate career to become an acupuncuturist. After earning a Master of Acupuncture degree from Tai Sophia Institute (now Maryland University of Integrative Health), Marla built a full-time practice with a key focus on partnering with physicians committed to alternative healing. Marla believes that wellness is an active process. She’s passionate about helping her patients become aware of and make choices that guide them towards success.