Course Curriculum

  • 1

    Whoop, Whoop - Lets get the show ON THE ROAD

    • Whats your baseline? Because as you know, it's all about the base......
    • So, whats this all about?
    • Course Aims and Objectives
    • Stay in touch!
  • 2

    Acupuncture safety

    • Safety in Acupuncture
    • Safety quiz
    • Adverse events
    • Adverse events quiz
  • 3

    Auricular needling

    • Auricular
  • 4


    • PPGP overview
    • Pregnancy related Low Back /Pelvic Girdle pain
    • Korean Hand Acupuncture
    • PPGP quiz
    • The Acupuncture Clinical Companion
  • 5


    • OAB overview
    • OAB: Ki3, Sp6 & 9, CV 4
    • OAB quiz
  • 6

    Nausea + vomiting

    • Nausea and vomiting intro
    • Body acupuncture for Nausea and vomiting
    • Nausea and vomiting quiz
    • The Acupuncture Clinical Companion
  • 7

    Hot flushes

    • Hot flushes intro
    • Body acupuncture for Hot flushes
    • Hot flushes quiz
  • 8


    • Dyspareunia
    • Dyspareunia quiz
  • 9

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    • The Acupuncture Clinical Companion
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  • 10

    And finally......

    • End of Course
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    • Stay in touch!
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    • The Acupuncture Clinical Companion

Further Details

Delivered by Dr. Carl Clarkson, a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Academy, who has taught acupuncture globally for over 10 years and whose PhD and subsequent research has had a particular focus upon Women's Health, this specialist acupuncture and dry needling course is a masterclass in the application of acupuncture and dry needling for the treatment of pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain (PPGP), hot flushes, overactive bladder, dyspareunia, nausea and vomiting, as well as needling safety in pregnancy.

What Will You Learn & Achieve?

With comprehensive study materials provided in this fully online course, you will receive a fully evidence-based approach to the implementation of acupuncture for the treatment of Women’s Health. 

As you progress through the various modules, you’ll discover the large body of prominent, pertinent and up-to-date evidence supporting the use of acupuncture in Women’s Health, whilst at the same time developing your needling skills so that you can provide dramatic results for your clients, offering them the complete package of pain relief and wellbeing.

What Topics Will You Cover?

With theoretical knowledge and application reviewed from both a Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) perspective, this course takes you through a number of applications and techniques, allowing you to confidently apply acupuncture for the treatment of pregnancy-related pelvic girdle pain (PPGP), hot flushes, overactive bladder, dyspareunia, nausea and vomiting, as well as needling safety in pregnancy.

Who Would Benefit From This Course?

This course is for healthcare professionals who have already taken a foundation course in acupuncture but are now looking to offer more to their clients, whilst at the same time wanting to complete CPD hours and advance their skills and understanding further.

From Physiotherapists, Osteopaths, Chiropractors and Sports Therapists, to Physicians, Nurses and Occupational Therapists, we’ve had the pleasure of helping a wide range of professionals consolidate their existing knowledge and move towards a more focused approach to needling techniques and clinical reasoning.

Why Study With Breeze Academy?

Breeze Academy courses are consistently rated 5 star, with delegates completing each course feeling confident, safe and effective, cementing us as one of the leading providers of acupuncture and dry needling training worldwide.

Adding to this, carefully curated online content, allows you to access high quality education whenever and wherever you want, helping to reduce accommodation costs for those of you needing to travel to the face-to-face component, whilst also providing you the option to revisit theory in an engaging format, whenever and wherever suits you best.

Course Requirements

You will need to be a regulated healthcare professional who has completed foundation training in acupuncture. Not done your foundation training? Find out more about our acupuncture foundation courses.