Your Acupuncturist

Clare qualified as an acupuncturist in 2006 having studied for her degree in Traditional Acupuncture at The College of Traditional Acupuncture affiliated to Oxford Brookes. Since then she has continued to study and amongst many courses, has spent a year studying Toyohari which is a Japanese style where needles are not inserted. She has also studied opthalmic acupuncture and is able to practice to an advanced level. She is currently studying for her Paediatric Acupuncture Diploma to advance her skills in treating children. She has studied nutrition extensively and can advise on dietary changes to help many symptoms. Although Clare has a general practice and welcomes all patients, she has a particular interest in treating painful conditions, stress and anxiety, side effects of cancer treatments, babies, children and teenagers and patients with degenerative eye conditions

Areas of special interest

  • Treating babies, children and teenagers
  • Pain Management
  • Treating Side Effects of Cancer Treatments
  • Womens Health
  • Anxiety
  • Fertility Health
  • Treating Stress
  • Menopausal Symptoms
  • Treating Degenerative Eye Conditions

Clare Has Studied

  • Acupuncture for IVF
  • Acupuncture in pregnancy & Fertility
  • Chinese Dietary Wisdom
  • Acupuncture for Children
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy
  • Pilates Instruction
  • Japanese gentle needling techniques (Manaka & Toyohari)
  • NADA – Detox Protocol

Additional Studies

  • Foundations of Opthalmic Acupuncture” with Dr Andy Rosenfarb.
  • Advanced Opthalmic Acupuncture with Dr Andy Rosenfarb
  • Certified Opthalmic Acupuncture with Dr Andy Rosenfarb.
  • Dr Manaka Yin Yang Balancing – S Birch
  • Toyohari Meridian Therapy – S Birch
  • Zero Balancing for postural alignment – A Hext
  • It takes Two Fertility Training – J Glover
  • Improving IVF Outcomes – Z West
  • Facial Diagnosis for Fertility – J Baik
  • Chinese Dietary Wisdom – D Blyth
  • Chinese Dietary Wisdom for Fertility and Pregnancy – D Blyth
  • NADA Protocol for Detoxification and Trauma – R Peckham
  • Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (CBT) for Anxiety – SDS
  • Meridian Therapy for Chronic Pain – S Birch
  • Toyohari for Sleep Problems – S Birch
  • Shonishin – treating babies, children and teenagers with painless acupuncture – S Birch
  • Improving Immunity through Acupuncture – J Baik
  • Acupuncture for Teenage Mental Health with R Avern
  • Treating Babies, Children & Teenagers – R Avern
  • Treating children with ADHD – J Scott
  • Toyohari for Back Pain & Headaches – M Fixler
  • Toyohari for Womens Health – M Fixler
  • Pilates Exercises for Orthopedic Pain
  • Pilates Exercises for Pregnancy
  • Kinesiology Muscle Testing for Food Intolerance – M Urbanowicz
  • Five Element Diagnosis – J Hicks
  • ARCC Research Forums

    (Using Acupuncture to treat side effects of Cancer treatments)

    (Using Acupuncture to treat IBS symptoms)

Clare is a member of the British Acupuncture Council, The British Acupuncture Association and is fully insured.