The one day course will teach acupuncture practitioners the points and techniques used in a treatment and how to incorporate Facial acupuncture into your existing practice.
The morning session will be classroom based with demonstrations with the afternoon as a hands on practical session to practice the newly acquired skills.
The one day course is open to all practitioners who have a qualification in acupuncture this could be a chinese medicine qualification or western acupuncture training ie doctors or Physio therapists. The course is also available to third year acupuncture students.
The course is fully certified and recognised by Cosmetic acupuncture UK and participants will receive a certificate and listings on the Facialenhance web site.
Who is this course for?
The Course is open to graduate acupuncturists that are registered with BAcC, ATCM, AACP or BMAS (Non-UK professional Registers are also acceptable subject to appropriate evidence of membership and insurance) and it may be open to students in their final year* (see below). We will require evidence of acupuncture qualification and professional registration for this CPD. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org before making your booking.
- The workshop is not suitable for student acupuncturists unless they are students of a recognised acupuncture course, in their final year of study, having had hours of practice in clinic and with the understanding that they will not be allowed to use this technique until registered and appropriately insured .
- This workshop is not suitable for anyone who is or thinks they may be pregnant.
How many hours CPD?
- 6 hours CPD.
- The day will run for 9.45 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.
- Venue: International College of Oriental Medicine, East Grinstead. Final details will be emailed to attendees closer to the date.
Paul Adkins – LIC.AC., BA(HONS), 1ST DAN, FEA, MBACC, MCAUK
Qualified with an honours degree from the CTA Leamington College of Five-Element Acupuncture and a Member of the British Acupuncture Council, Paul is a Traditional Acupuncturist and the Founder of Facial Enhancement Cosmetic Acupuncture. He is the author of the ‘Pocket Guide to Facial Enhancement Acupuncture’ and ‘Facial Enhancement Acupuncture: Clinical Use and Application’. In 2004 Paul demonstrated his Facial Enhancement Acupuncture treatment for a beauty programme called Silicone Chicks, which aired on Sky’s Discovery Channel. Paul has trained acupuncturists in over 30 countries to perform this natural, anti-ageing treatment. As a result, there are now practitioners in the UK, Europe and as far afield as Canada, New Zealand, Japan, Singapore, US, South Africa, Israel and the Caribbean. He is also a 1st dan martial artist with a love for eastern philosophy and wisdom. Alongside his Facial work Paul has a passion for fertility acupuncture and is proud to be a Zita West affiliated practitioner, he offers help and support to his clients throughout the South West. Many of Paul’s students have remained in contact over the years and he now offers the Facialenhance affiliate programme where he works with practitioners to build and expand their own practice and business.
“I have to tell you about a treatment I had last week that has made a great difference to my skin’.
“Last year I had a course of facial acupuncture at Paul’s clinic which left my skin looking brighter and smoother. The treatment itself is very relaxing and is of benefit to the whole body not just the face. After a treatment I feel calm but also energised’.
For more details about Paul and Facial Enhancement acupuncture visit www.facialenhance