The Healing & Acupuncture College
The Healing & Acupuncture College is an independent acupuncture college founded in 2008 by Jamie Hedger. We are dedicated to training acupuncturists with a strong focus on acupuncture as a powerful mode of healing. Our curriculum places a great emphasis on teaching solid foundational acupuncture theory, including 5 Elements and Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). Above all, we prioritize the safety and competence of our students, ensuring they feel confident in their practice. This is why our course includes time spent attending the college in Somerset U.K.
As one Chinese master wisely said, “To be a master, you must master the basics.” We practice this principle through dedicated repetition and practice. Our students graduate with proficient needle skills, a deep understanding of Qi, and the ability to make diagnoses they can effectively work with. But it is when we approach acupuncture with an open heart that true healing takes place, and that is the mindset we encourage in our students.
We understand that each student has their own vision for their future practice. Some choose to incorporate other forms of healing into their treatments, while others pursue further academic study. We support and empower our students to make their own decisions about their practice and work once they leave our college.
To enhance their knowledge and experience, many of our students opt to pursue our postgraduate course. This advanced program includes additional clinical practice, further enriching their understanding and skills.
Join us at The Healing & Acupuncture College, where we provide a solid foundation and empower you to explore the depths of acupuncture’s healing potential. Embrace the journey of self-discovery and choose your own path in the world of acupuncture. Whether you aspire to integrate various healing modalities or pursue continued academic study, we are here to support and guide you every step of the way.
Jamie Hedger, College founder.
Welcome to The College, With over 25 years of teaching and clinic experience, I am delighted to share my knowledge and love for acupuncture with you. Since 2008, our college has been a nurturing space for students to embark on a transformative journey of learning and self-discovery.
Our courses are a unique blend of philosophies and approaches, combining traditional principles with modern thinking. By embracing change and challenging the status quo, we offer a comprehensive curriculum that empowers you to unlock the full potential of acupuncture.
Your safety and satisfaction are our top priorities. As a fully insured teacher and practitioner, you can trust that you will receive the highest standard of care and guidance throughout your journey.
I am always here to answer any questions and provide further information. Feel free to reach out to me via email or phone (contact us below). Let’s connect and discuss how our courses can help you achieve your goals.
Join us at The Healing & Acupuncture College, where knowledge, innovation, and your passion for healing and self-development converge. Together, let’s embark on a path of growth, inspiration, and endless possibilities. (Jamies bio)
Our Core Values:
Safety first, our first consideration is always to ensure that our students are safe and that they comply with all relevant laws and regulations.
Good basic theory, coupled with effective techniques in order to empower students into their own practice.
Pragmatic, We teach theories and techniques that we use ourselves and that we know are effective and that help people.
Lifelong learning, we are always ready to question ourselves, ready to be flexible, ready to change and adapt.
Self Development, acupuncture is an opportunity to face personal issues and challenges and to develop ourselves.
Holistic Medicine, always try and consider the whole picture.