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


The Carter & George Practice look forward to building on the excellent reputation of Norris Health, and are committed to ensuring minimal disruption in your care.

For details of Dr Chris Norris’ courses, publications and consultancy see his new website Dr Chris Norris.

We are very proud to announce that Norris Health has been acquired by The Carter & George Practice, co-owned by England Rugby International, Jamie George.

To find out more about The Carter & George Practice, please click here.

To book an appointment in Congleton, please call 01260 290564 or email
We look forward to seeing you soon.

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