Sarah has been a member of the British Acupuncture Council since 1995 following her graduation from the International College of Oriental Medicine (ICOM). In 2008 she began teaching at ICOM following completion of her PGCert at Brighton University. She has taught undergraduates at both Brighton and Greenwich Universities and postgraduate qualified acupuncturists who wish to specialise in the field of women’s health.
In December 2018 Sarah took up the position of Clinic director at ICOM. This post will enable her to provide the college with the benefit of her experience in developing and maintaining a successful practice. With her deep level of experience in both the classroom and clinical situations Sarah hopes to expand the message of the college to the wider community, strengthening links to health professionals and patients in the locality. Sarah has undertaken further studies in Massage, Facial Enhancement, Facial Acupuncture, Chinese Patent Herbal Medicine and as a Yoga Practitioner. This enables her to integrate additional therapies into her practise to cover a multitude of ailments.
As an original member of Zita West’s national network of affiliated acupuncturists, Sarah has undergone extensive training and post graduate courses to offer treatments that support conception and a healthy pregnancy. Built on the innovative work of midwife, author, fertility and pregnancy expert, Zita West, and her renowned London clinic, the network aims to share the unique skills and experience of Zita and her team of doctors, midwives and complementary therapists, with experienced independent acupuncturists across the UK.