There are over 200 acupuncture points located on the outer ear, approximately half a millimetre in diameter. Acupuncture needles are placed in a number of these points which triggers electrical impulses from the ear via the brain, releasing endorphins and stimulating nerves, to the specific part of the body being treated.
Although Auricular Acupuncture is most widely known within the field of substance misuse in the UK, the WHO lists 150 conditions for which Auricular Acupuncture is appropriate.
Auricular Acupuncture – Initial Consultation & Treatment
This initial appointment will encompass a full medical history consultation, in order to provide you with the most individually tailored treatment along with the first treatment. Subsequent appointments will be shorter.
1hr 30 mins
Auricular Acupuncture – Continuation Treatment
After your initial consultation, follow on sessions will be up to 60 minutes and will include an update on your health, followed by your treatment.
Auricular Acupuncture & Soft Tissue Therapy
A combination of auricular acupuncture and a remedial massage for those people suffering chronic pain due to muscular tension. This treatment is only available following an auricular acupuncture Initial Consultation & Treatment session.
1hr 15 mins
Common Conditions & Benefits:
Migraine and Headaches
Stress, Anxiety, Depression and other nervous disorders
Allergies such as hay fever, sinusitis, asthma, eczema, psoriasis
Digestive/Eating disorders and Weight Management