Auriculotherapy – Ear Acupuncture
Auriculotherapy – Ear acupuncture is a diagnostic and therapeutic self-regulating homeostatic mechanism of the whole body.
Auriculotherapy is primarily a preventive form of medicine, unlike non-steroid anti-inflammatory drugs.
Ear acupuncture is easily available for diagnosis and treatment. The auricular (ear) represents a micro map of the body.
Auriculotherapy is known for the reductions of:
Alcoholism and substance abuse
Auriculotherapy has been utilised for the management of chronic problems and pain relief.
Niki Craveiro Auric, Acu,Nat.C.HEd. Dip Aroma. APNT. BCMA.
Niki is a fully qualified practitioner who takes a holistic approach to the maintenance of health and the management of disease. Niki’s focus is on the individual, to improve a persons overall wellbeing.
Frequently Asked Questions
What other problems and pain can auriculotherapy treat?
Severe muscle spasms
Chronic back pain
Acute whiplash injuries
What does auriculotherapy do?
Auriculotherapy supports, reduces and addresses the underlying causes by re-establishing the body’s equilibrium.
It also helps to promote tissue healing, builds up your immune system, releases endorphins which are the body’s own form of morphine; it is an excellent pain killer.
Because every part of the external ear connects through the micro system (inverted map of the body on the ear) remote reflexes to every part of the body,a wide variety of health conditions are relived by ear acupuncture . Studies have been shown hat stimulation of auriculotherapy points appears to the systemic release of endorphins.
What should I expect during my treatment?
Needles are placed on the ear to stimulate reflex points which release endorphins, the body’s own natural painkiller, which decrease pain and discomfort. It also stimulates the production of the hormone serotonin which lifts the mood and tackles issues such as anxiety, insomnia, and back pain among many others.
What practitioner will carry out my treatment?
Niki Craveiro – Nat (2012), Auric (2007), Kin (2000), Acu (1999), C.H.Ed (Aroma) (1997), AHCP (member since 2013) BCMA (British Complimentary Medicine Association)
Niki is accredited in auriculotherapy, naturopathy, kinesiology and aromatherapy.