About me

Pippa qualified in acupuncture in 2003 following a three year, full time degree course at the University of Westminster in London. She practises across East and West Sussex, currently running clinics in Brighton, Southwick and Haywards Heath. Each week Pippa treats many people for a range of conditions including for general wellbeing. She provides specialist treatment for older people living in nursing and residential care homes as well as in their own home.

Pippa also has expertise in a number of other specialist areas.

A core member of Acupuncture Childbirth Team for Brighton and Sussex since 2004.

Pippa works at the Sussex Multiple Sclerosis Treatment Centre in Southwick treating people living with MS, including family members and carers. These treatments are offered at reduced rates for members of the MS centre.

Pippa is a member of the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC), the main regulatory body for acupuncturists. She also writes and speaks about acupuncture locally and nationally.

Training, qualifications & experience

BA (Hons) BSc (Hons) MBAcC

Member organisations


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


Additional information

First appointment - 1 hour - £45

Follow-up appointments - 40 minutes - £35

(Concessionary rates available for senior citizens, full-time students and the unemployed)

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.


Type of session

In person
Pippa Hancock

Pippa Hancock