Sue is a fully qualified licensed acupuncturist. She graduated with a BSc Honours degree in Acupuncture from the prestigious International College of Oriental Medicine (ICOM), (University of Greenwich) in East Grinstead. This is the oldest acupuncture college in Europe. Many well-known experts in the field of acupuncture studied here, for example, Giovanni Maciocia and Peter Deadman, Peter Van Kervel and Joan Deveen.
Sue is a registered member of the UK’s foremost regulatory body, the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC).
Sue is trained in Classical Chinese medicine, Stems and Branches, Five elements and Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) methods of practice. These take into account the individual constitution and congenital factors of the patient and treat the root cause as well as addressing the presenting symptoms. Sue uses these to assists her in tailoring an individual treatment for the patient.
Sue also offers both Holistic and facial rejuvenation acupuncture – This is a safe, natural way to lift and enhance the faces complexion. Sue is a member of Cosmetic Acupuncture UK and an FEA (Facial Enhancement Acupuncture) accredited practitioner.
Sue is also a level two Reiki practitioner. She often uses this in conjunction with acupuncture with in a treatment session, as well as offering separate individual Reiki sessions.
Sue has always had a keen interest in medicine and health, particularly alternative methods. Sue was an IT problem manager in the city of London for 25 years before doing her degree course at ICOM. After the loss of her mother and father within two years of each other, Sue suffered from depression and anxiety. Desperate not to take the medication she turned to acupuncture to treat this. This worked extremely well, and she became more and more interested in acupuncture and the philosophy behind it. This eventually inspired Sue to make a life changing decision to retrain, and take her degree in Acupuncture, so she too could help people using this wonderful practice.
Here are some of the techniques and therapies Sue offers depending on a client’s needs and requirements.