Sharon obtained her BSc (Hons) and Lic Ac from the internationally renowned College of Integrated Chinese Medicine and Kingston University and is a Member of the British Acupuncture Association, British Acupuncture Federation and British Medical Acupuncture Society.
She practices Traditional Chinese Medicine and Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture and treats a wide range of conditions looking at identifying the underlying cause that is manifesting as the condition being presented. She is pragmatic in her approach in treating and style of acupuncture and works closely with GP's, Osteopaths, Physiotherapists, Gynaecologists and other disciplines to obtain the best outcome for her patients.
Sharon has always been interested in how the mind and body interacts and the impact this has not only on an individual but the community. She completed her BSc Clin Psy in South Africa and combines this with Chinese Medicine diagnosis for mental health conditions.
She is the founder of ‘The PTSD Clinic’ for Veterans in Andover, and undertook her Honours dissertation on ‘The effects of Acupuncture and EMDR for the treatment of PTSD’. She is continuing her research in this field working closely with international specialists.
Sharon is licensed with the West Oxfordshire, Cotswolds, VOWH and Test Valley Council to undertake Acupuncture.
In her ‘spare time’ you can find Sharon walking in our beautiful countryside with her dog, volunteering with local and international charities and undertaking research in Chinese Medicine and Acupuncture.
She continues her professional development in acupuncture and western medicine by attending CPD's which include:
Lower Back and Hip connection : Dr Carl Todd
Gynaecological differentials for Low back pain and treatment options for endometriosis and fibroids : Dr Natalia Price
Safeguarding of Children.
Autism and Acupuncture in Children : Julian Scott
Facial Enhance Acupuncture diploma