L. Cindy Theroux-Jette, PhD, OT/L, LAc became Board Certified in Occupational Therapy in 1992 by the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy and in 2002 was additionally Board Certified by the National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. She is a registered and licensed Occupational Therapist, NCCAOM National Board-Certified licensed Acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist. Her formal education includes a Doctoral degree in Health Psychology, a Master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy. She is licensed to practice in New Hampshire and Massachusetts.
Dr. Theroux-Jette was initially appointed to the New Hampshire Board of Acupuncture Licensing in 2012 by Governor Lynch, has been reappointed several times, and currently serves as Chair of the Board. She is President Emeritus of the New Hampshire Acupuncture and Asian Medicine Association (2005-2012).
As a dually Board Certified clinician, Dr. Theroux-Jette enjoys utilizing an integrative approach in treating adult and pediatric patients from the Greater Nashua community. Pain of all types and psychological stress are the most common ailments she sees in her practice. Other interests and areas of practice include healthy aging, physical rehabilitation, neurology, oncology, immunological disorders, and gastro-intestinal disorders.
Dr. Theroux-Jette is a Certified Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturist, and is the first and only NH licensed acupuncturist to have earned this specialty certification from the National Association for Hospice and Palliative Care Acupuncturists.
Dr. Theroux-Jette honorably served her country in the United States Marine Corps Reserve from 1989 – 1997 at Naval Air Station South Weymouth, Massachusetts. Presently, she enjoys giving back to the local and global community as a member of the Rotary Club of Nashua and volunteering with Home Health & Hospice Care Wellspring Chorus. She follows a Pesco-Mediterranean diet, and in her free time enjoys nature, photography, and outdoor activities with her spouse, Ernie Jette.