Phone Deirdre Toohey on 087 2078113.

Based in Oranmore, Galway.

Approved by

VHI, AVIVA, Quinn Healthcare


Commonly treated conditions


Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine: Acupuncture is used to treat a wide variety of conditions. The World Health Organisation has an approved list of conditions which respond well to Acupuncture and these include the following commonly treated conditions:


Indian Head Massage

Indian Head Massage is a deeply relaxing and therapeutic massage, which focuses on the head, neck, face and upper back. It releases tension, increases energy, improves circulation, focuses the mind and is extremely relaxing. It is based on the Ayurveda approach to health which like Chinese Medicine is the balance of body, mind and soul and the promotion life and longevity.


What is Acupunture?

Acupuncture is an ancient holistic system of Chinese medicine. Chinese medicine can be traced back at least 3000 years. Acupuncture involves the insertion of extremely fine sterile needles to predetermined points on the body surface in order to bring about specific changes physically and/or emotionally to restore health assisting the body’s own natural healing energy.

What is EFT?

This is a body-energy technique that has profound psychological effects in the exciting new field of Energy Psychology. Deirdre with her background in Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine became fascinated with these Emotional Freedom Techniques.


What is Reiki?

Reiki like Acupuncture is an ancient tradition that uses universal life energy or Qi to support the body’s natural ability to heal itself. Reiki can trace its roots back to what is now Tibet; originating around 3,000 B.C., but was rediscovered in the 19th century by a Japanese scholar, Dr. Mikao Usui,. He passed on his knowledge to others, who have since spread Reiki around the world. Reiki is a natural healing method that uses the hands of a healer to channel energy to another person.