Trigger Points for Acupuncturists

Trigger points for acupuncturists is a two day post basic course for acupuncture trained physiotherapists:

15 hours CPD with pre course reading

  • Revision of needling techniques
  • Differences between dry needling (DN) and acupuncture
  • Physiology of trigger points
  • Palpation techniques
  • Manual therapy and stretching proceedures
  • Trigger point needling technique
  • Upper limb / lower limb / trunk points
  • Treatment planning
  • Problem solving

Future course dates

See our current course calendar or other acupuncture courses offered by Dr Chris Norris.


“Excellent course, brilliantly delivered and totally relevant. Best acupuncture course and tutor I have experienced.”

Senior physiotherapist

“Feel confident to return to acupuncture!”

Private physiotherapist