Sinéad is a graduate of Lansdowne College of Acupuncture in Dublin where she studied under Dr. Vincent Carroll. Sinéad was also awarded her Licentiate Diploma at the Chengdu University of Chinese Medicine, China, one of the four earliest established TCM universities in China. She studied and worked with eminent Chinese doctors at the TCM Hospital of Sichuan Province, which is noted for high-quality medical services with strong traditional characteristics. She is also a level two Chinese Medical herbalist, having studied in the Acupuncture Foundation of Ireland with prominent Chinese doctors, Professor Jin Huide, Dr Jidong Wu and Dr Meng Fanyi.
Sinéad is a registered member of the Acupuncture Foundation Professional Association (AFPA), the oldest and largest professional body for practitioners of Traditional Chinese Medicine in Ireland, and of the European Traditional Chinese Medicine Association (ECTMA). As such, she is bound by a Code of Ethics and Practice strictly enforced by the AFPA. She is also a member of the Irish Reflexologist’s Institute.
Continuous professional development is vital and Sinéad regularly undertakes additional training with international experts across many fields in both Chinese Medicine and Reflexology. Areas of particular interest include pregnancy, fertility, stress management and digestive disorders.
Sinéad also delivers our 8 week program for anxiety along with Fionnuala Darcy. Combining acupuncture to significantly reduce the physical symptoms of anxiety and panic, with CBT counselling, gives clients effective relief from anxiety and worry, and tools to manage better when anxiety does strike.
For more information on any acupuncture treatments including our anxiety program, contact us via the contact form.