New acupuncture clinic Hill Country Healing Haven open in Dripping Springs

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Hill Country Healing Haven is now open in Dripping Springs. (Courtesy Hill Country Healing Haven)

Hill Country Healing Haven is now open in Dripping Springs. (Courtesy Hill Country Healing Haven)

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Hill Country Healing Haven offers acupuncture treatments and wellness classes. (Courtesy Hill Country Healing Haven)
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Hill Country Healing Haven offers a range of acupuncture and wellness treatments and classes. (Courtesy Hill Country Healing Haven)
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Hill Country Healing Haven offers free group meditation classes. (Courtesy Hill Country Healing Haven)
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Hill Country Healing Haven opened in Dripping Springs in November. (Courtesy Hill Country Healing Haven)
Hill Country Healing Haven, an acupuncture clinic, opened in November at 101 Hays St., Ste. 406, Dripping Springs. Run by Rachelle DeMichele, the clinic will offer group meditation, yoga, qigong and various wellness classes. 512-730-1880. www.hchealinghaven.com
By Olivia Aldridge
Olivia is the reporter for Community Impact's Southwest Austin edition. She graduated from Presbyterian College with a bachelor's degree in English and creative writing in 2017. Olivia was a reporter and producer at South Carolina Public Radio in Columbia, South Carolina before joining Community Impact in Austin.


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