An Introduction to the History of Acupuncture

The history of acupuncture is indeed fascinating and varied. From its origins to the present day, acupuncture has undergone many changes. Below is a table showing its chronological development through the different dynasties.  A review of the history of acupuncture...

Discovering The 5 Personality Types – Which one are you?

The theory of the five elements is one of the main tools an acupuncturist can use in order to understand a person’s nature, personality types and symptoms of disease. The five element cycle is related to the cycle of the seasons throughout the year: from Spring...

Sue Kalicinska

After graduating in 1987 Sue, Founding member of the British Acupuncture Council, has worked intensively and specialised in Traditional and Facial Acupuncture, Therapeutic massage, Colour healing. She also offers “Sounding the Colours of Life” (personal...

Charles Buck

Charles is an experienced practitioner, educator and recognised authority on Chinese medicine. His career has spanned multiple disciplines including medical sciences and the theory and practice of clinical oriental medicine. After graduating in 1984 he helped pioneer...

Rebecca Wheatley in China

Our tutor and practitioner Rebecca has sent news from China where she’s on a placement through the Confucius Institute, part of an exchange program that sees a number of Chinese Doctors from Harbin come to the BAcC conference in September.  ‘We are...