Bryan Hardy has been a Registered Acupuncturist and Herbalist with the CTCMA since 2000. Bryan earned his Bachelor Degree in Psychology from the University of Regina, and studied at the International College of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Victoria, BC, obtaining a 4-year degree in acupuncture, herbology, and Chinese massage. Along with over 10 years of experience in private practice in Victoria, he is a practicing member of a team of healthcare providers at Cool Aid Medical Center, and is working with VIHA in their alcohol detox facility. For 5 years he was a faculty member of the Canadian College of Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in Victoria. Special areas of interest and study are mental health issues. In his spare time, Bryan enjoys activities with his family, reading, music and spiritual practice.