Sarah has been a practicing Acupuncturist and 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 after 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.
From 2018 - 2021 Sarah was the Clinic Director at ICOM. With her deep level of experience in both the classroom and clinical situations, Sarah works to extend the message of the College to the wider community, strengthening links to health professionals and patients in the locality. In July 2021 Sarah was invited onto the Board of Governors of ICOM, and from this position hopes to continue the work for the College.
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 practice to be able to effectively treat a broad range 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.