STRESS, ANXIETY AND DEPRESSION
Chinese Medicine Acupuncture and Herbs have been used as the main method of health care in East Asia for millennia. Treatment of anxiety, nervous disorders, sleep disorders and mental illness with Chinese Medicine have been documented in written records since as early 220AD.
In a Traditional Chinese Medicine understanding, there is no difference between the emotional body and the physical body. An issue stemming from one can impact the other and vice versa. With this perspective, Acupuncture is well appointed to treat the increasing anxiety and stress we are seeing in our society.
Today Acupuncture is well respected for it’s immediate calming effects, via neurotransmitter pathways, promoting a sense of calm, stress relief and relaxation.
Alongside counselling and appropriate lifestyle changes, Chinese herbs and acupuncture can provide excellent emotional support during difficult times of life. Renee has effectively used acupuncture and Chinese herbs for the following conditions for over a decade. Renee commonly treats
- Post-natal depression
- Feeling ‘not quite right’
- Panic attacks
Renee is happy to work in conjunction with your doctor and alongside prescribed medication.
Renee also has 14 years experience working in a drug and alcohol residential withdrawal unit for young people between the ages of 14 to 22. Due to this unique experience Renee, is well equipped to work with young patients or those who might be a bit nervous to try acupuncture.Acupuncture is a fantastic way to experience immediate deep relaxation and stress relief.