The Fertility Advanced Level Diploma in Fertility Acupuncture with Naava Carman

A CPD by The Fertility Support Company hosted at ICOM.


Course Description

Do you want to learn the secrets of a fertility expert?

Join us for an Advanced Level Diploma in Fertility Acupuncture with Naava Carman.
Are you ready to join like-minded practitioners who want to:
• Inspire their clients
• Be inspired by learning and colleague interaction
• Give their clients a first-class experience in their clinic
• Do more than just pay the bills
• Feel confident that they can meet the challenge of any fertility client who walks into their clinic?
Join Us Now and get ready for the most transformational learning experience of your career.

Entry requirements

This course is open to practitioners with 5 years or more experience, and is limited to 15 places. Evidence of professional membership is required.

Further Details – Dates and Venue

The CPD will take place one weekend a month, over 5 months, from October 2017 to February 2018 at

The International College of Oriental Medicine, Va Buren House, Green Hedges avenue, East Grinstead RH19 1DZ.


  • 7 – 8 October 2017
  • 4 – 5 November 2017
  • 9 – 10 December 2017
  • 20 – 21 January 2018
  • 17 – 18 February 2018


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Naava has been in practice since 1999 and is an experienced fertility, gynaecological and obstetric acupuncturist and herbalist specialising in complex autoimmune disorders, such as unexplained infertility, recurrent miscarriage, hypermobility in pregnancy, PCOS, Endometriosis and other inflammatory conditions.
She is a fully qualified member of the Register of Chinese Herbal Medicine and of the British Acupuncture Council. She is also a Recognised Doula (birthing assistant) and Doula Mentor with Doula UK.
1996 – Trained at the London College of Traditional Acupuncture as an Acupuncturist.
1999 – Trained at the London College of Traditional Acupuncture as a Herbalist.
1999 – Set up in private practice as a general Acupuncturist.
2001 – Went into specialist practice, focussed on fertility, gynaecology and obstetric work.
2005 – Began to teach small workshops on specialist issues such as PCOS, which gradually expanded into teaching large groups of practitioners.
2006 – First article on Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome (OHSS) was published in the Journal of Chinese Medicine. This has subsequently been quoted in several books which have been published on Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and IVF.
2007/8 – Set up the first fully integrated Acupuncture/IVF Unit at Hammersmith Hospital with two of the UK’s leading Consultants in the treatment of infertility; Stuart Lavery and Geoff Trew.
2010 – Served on the Executive Committee at the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC), and initiated the Business Support Programme.
2014 – Ran the Membership Department for Doula UK as part of the Leadership Team.
2015 – Began to lecture abroad, and teach advanced level courses on integrated medicine to TCM practitioners.
2016 – Took up a supporting role in the Feedback/Referral Team at Doula UK.
2017 – Joined the Supervision Register at the British Acupuncture Council.
2017 – Was invited to address the 48th TCM World Congress in Rothernburg where she spoke on The Diagnosis and Treatment of Habitual Miscarriage in Relation to Complex Gynaecological Disease.
2018 Confirmed Teaching – She will be giving a whole-day seminar at the Integrated Fertility Symposium in Vancouver, and will be teaching for a weekend at the TCM Academy in Holland.
From July 2018 she will be taking a teaching break to write a book.Some comments from previous training:

“So appreciative of the considered and thoughtful training you have given us.”
“As always, some really interesting and thought provoking subjects covered.”
“Your training days are intelligent and full of inspiration, your knowledge formidable. A great day.”


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