About Karen

Karen Lawrie BSc(Hons) Lic Ac MBAcC

Karen is a member of the British Acupuncture Council (MBAcC) the largest professional body for the practice of traditional acupuncture in the UK and as such is bound by their codes of professional conduct and safe practice. These codes ensure that patients are offered the highest standards of professional care during their acupuncture treatment.

Qualified in both Five Element Constitutional Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) , Karen also incorporates other Chinese medical treatment techniques into her treatments – Tuina (Chinese Remedial Massage), Cupping, Guasha, Electroacupuncture and Moxibustion.

MBAcC acupuncturists are also trained in relevant aspects of western medicine including anatomy , physiology, pharmacology, pathology and aetiology and how acupuncture can provide a complementary approach to treatment.

Karen LawrieKaren’s interest in acupuncture grew from her own positive experiences of using it for a number of years and from her long standing interest in the Chinese principles of health, healing and wellbeing.

Prior to being an acupuncturist, Karen worked in healthcare marketing for many years. She currently lives in Henley with her husband and 2 children.