About Jo Hull Lic Acu, MBAcC

Jo has helped 100’s of people in Brighton and Hove live healthier, happier lives. She has a genuine passion for natural healthcare and effectively treats a wide range of health issues. She’s an experienced Acupuncturist trained in using moxa, cupping and electroacupuncture.

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She has specialist interests in fertility, pregnancy, cancer support, menopause, women’s health and pain management. She has also practised Reflexology for over 10 years.

Qualifications & Memberships
BSc (Hons) Acupuncture
British Acupuncture Council (BAcC)
Member Association of Reflexologists (AOR)
Registered with most major insurance companies

Special Interests & Further Study
Pregnancy, Fertility, IVF, Cancer Support, Menopause, Sports Injury, Chinese Herbal Medicine, Cosmetic Acupuncture and Skin conditions

Common Conditions Treated
Fertility, IVF, Menopause, Cancer Treatment side effects, Pregnancy Nausea, Skin problems, Pain (TGN, Sciatica, Back, Shoulder, Neck), Breech Babies, Pregnancy Pain, Preparation for Birth, Hayfever, Migraines, Anxiety, CFS, Insomnia, Period issues, Stress, Depression.

Prices
£58 New patient, £45 Follow up – to book click here
£45 New patient, child, £35 Follow up, child (under 16)

 

About Jo’s Training
Jo completed a 3 year degree in Acupuncture and is trained in Five Elements, Traditional Chinese Medicine style acupuncture and Stems and Branches. Her training has enabled Jo to understand health issues from both a Western and Chinese medicine perspective and successfully treat accordingly.

She continues to extend her skills undertaking post graduate in areas such as Chinese Herbal Medicine, Gynaecology, Infertility, IVF, Cancer Support, Sport Injury, Cosmetic Acupuncture and Skin conditions.

She is a full member of the British Acupuncture Council (BAcC) and is bound by their code of practise. This means that you can be assured that she adheres to strict professional standards of conduct and hygiene.


Additional Training

Jo has undertaken a number of post graduate courses to widen and consolidate her knowledge and learn new effective techniques. These include;

Cancer Support

Jo gained a post graduate qualification in Treating Patients with Cancer from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre (NY). She has also attended training with Beverley De Valois, the UK’s leading research acupuncturist in the field of cancer care.

She works with the oncology team at The Montefiore Hospital in Hove, supporting patients undergoing cancer treatment and volunteers at the Macmillan Horizon Centre in Brighton.


Paediatric Acupuncture

Jo qualified in treating children with Acupuncture completing a post graduate diploma taught by Julia Scott, the UK’s foremost paediatric acupuncturist


Gynaecology & Fertility

Taught by the UK's leading fertility acupuncturists, Jill Glover and Jani White. Emphasis on how to treat fertility with acupuncture and working alongside western medics to improve IVF, ICSI and IUI rates. Jo’s research into the positive effects of acupuncture on success rates of IVF has been published in the Journal of Chinese Medicine.


Pregnancy & Induction

Trained by world leading acupuncturist and midwife Debra Betts, course includes turning breech babies, pregnancy nausea, muscular skeletal treatments in pregnancy and natural induction.


Chinese Herbal Medicine

Completed a 3 year diploma studying at the Institute of Chinese Medicine in London. Jis able to prescribe herbal remedies to support her acupuncture patient’s treatment.


Sports Medicine and Acupuncture

Trained by the UK's leading acupuncturist and physiotherapist Kevin Young. Particular emphasis on techniques to improve recovery times and reduce pain for conditions such as Tennis Elbow, Plantar Fascitis and chronic Lower Back pain.


Cosmetic Acupuncture

Qualification to carry out non invasive facelifts using acupuncture and gua sha to improve the appearance of fine lines and lift the eyebrows. Treatment of skin conditions including acne, psoriasis and weight loss assistance.


Cupping

A highly effective and speedy Chinese Medicine massage. Using glass jars, with a vacuum inside, the cups are placed on the skin and used to remove pain and relax muscles fast. The technique can be incorporated within an acupuncture session.


Electroacupuncture (EA)

Jo is trained to use electro acupuncture, hooking up a tens machine to specific points to enhance the therapeutic effect. Electroacupuncture increases stimulation of the needle to improve treatment outcome especially for back and shoulder pain. Jo does not use EA on first treatments and only with patient consent.


Reflexology & Hot Stones

She is also an experienced Reflexologist having completed her ITEC training over 10 years ago. She specialises in treating fertility and pregnancy and holds a diploma in pre-conceptual, pregnancy and post natal reflexology.

 
 

About Jo
Jo lives in Preston Park with her son, husband and dog Margot. She was drawn to natural health after trying to conceive for over 2 years. She’s passionate about helping others improve their health and achieve their goals.