Alison obtained a First Class BSc (Hons) in Acupuncture and Licentiate In Acupuncture (LicAc) at the prestigious College of Integrated Chinese Medicine, Reading where she went on to become a lecturer in Pain, & Gynaecology & Reproductive Health. She was also a Dissertation supervisor. She is trained in both Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and Five Element Acupuncture and is proficient in many other acupuncture systems,including Tung (Taiwanese), Classical and micro systems including ear acupuncture. She also holds a Diploma in Tui Na (Chinese medical massage).Alison is a full member of the British Acupuncture Council and has been in full-time practice since 2012.
With her twenty years of Healthcare experience and PhD in Clinical Medicine, she seamlessly integrates conventional medical diagnosis and understanding with East Asian medicine, offering not just Acupuncture and Tui Na, but other techniques such as moxa, cupping & gua sha. As part of her holistic approach to your health and wellbeing, she also provides dietary and lifestyle advice based on your diagnosis, which is as unique as you are.
Pain: Alison offers an integrated approach for all acute and chronic pain, including auto-immune issues and inflammation.
Women's Health: Alison founded and chaired a professional Acupuncture network for specialists in Fertility & Pregnancy(Berkshire) and is now a volunteer co-ordinator for Fertility Network UK for Devon. She is deeply committed to helping people become parents and supporting women through healthy pregnancies. She welcomes women through all life-stages.
Cancer Support: Alison worked in NHS as voluntary Complementary Therapist (Acupuncture) for My Cancer My Choices Charity at Royal Berkshire Hospital, Berkshire, supporting people with or post-cancer.
Eyes & Vision Loss: Alison offers specialist Ophthalmic Acupuncture. She has trained extensively with Dr Andy Rosenfarb, USA and is the only certified practitioner in Europe to have also undertaken his Advanced MA48 system training. She uses this in her bespoke Vision Acutherapy Programme for degenerative vision loss. This programme is available in Exeter but also open to people throughout the UK and an intensive course can also be arranged.
You are welcome to read the many patient testimonials on the clinic website (above). Free 20 min consultations are offered (by phone or in person) and gift vouchers are also available. Alison looks forward to helping you live life well.
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