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About me

Liz Castle is an Acupuncturist with over 20 years of experience treating people with a wide range of conditions. She has a professional yet friendly approach, and is keen to help people achieve a healthy, fullfilling life. Liz uses a range of acupuncture styles and the associated techniques of moxibustion, cupping, acupressure, ear acupuncture and electroacupuncture. Her lifestyle advice is inspired by both Chinese Medicine and her experience as an Occupational Therapist. Liz holds clinics in the North Shropshire towns of Whitchurch and Wem.

Training, qualifications & experience

Liz completed 3 years full time training in Acupuncture and associated techniques at the Northern College of Acupuncture in 1995, and is a member of the British Acupuncture Council. She is licensed with Shropshire Council to practice Acupuncture. Liz is also registered with the Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) as an Occupational Therapist, having qualified in 1982.

Liz maintains and develops her knowledge and skills through regular training and has also completed a Post-Graduate Certificate in Advanced Oriental Medicine (Research and Practice).

Member organisations

BAcC

British Acupuncture Council

As the UKs largest professional body of acupuncturists the BAcC guarantee excellence in training, safe practice and professional conduct.

All members of the BAcC (MBAcC) have BSc or BA degree level training or its equivalent in traditional acupuncture, Chinese medicine, and western biomedical sciences including anatomy, physiology and pathology.

Accredited register membership

British Acupuncture Council

Accredited Register Scheme

The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).

This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.

Therapies offered

Fees

£45 initial consultation with treatment (45-60mins)

£42 subsequent treatments (45 mins)

Availability

Currently Mondays (Wem) Wednesdays (Whitchurch) Please ring Liz on 01948 880170 for appointments.

Further information

Please telephone Liz on 01948 880170 for enquiries and appointments

If you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have a pre-existing medical condition you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.

Unit 7-8
Watergate Arcade
Watergate Street
Whitchurch
Shropshire
SY13 1DP

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Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

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Wem - ground floor clinic accessed by low step/slope. Whitchurch - Ist floor clinic accessed by stairs. Ground floor room accessed by step lift available upon request and subject to availability.

Type of session

In person
Online
Home visits

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Liz Castle MBAcC Acupuncturist

Liz Castle MBAcC Acupuncturist