Anxiety

Anxiety disorders include generalised anxiety disorder, panic disorder, phobias, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Symptoms include worry, disturbed sleep, irritability and poor concentration, and physical symptoms such as sweating, nausea, diarrhoea, dry mouth, dizziness, shortness of breath and trembling.

For more information on how acupuncture may be able to help with the symptoms of anxiety, please download this factsheet. 

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a severe, long-lasting psychological reaction to a major traumatic event, and can cause significant problems. The problems vary from one individual to another, but may manifest physically as an illness, fatigue, erratic sleep patterns, depression; and there may be vivid memories of the traumatic event, including flashbacks when awake or nightmares when asleep.

For more information on how acupuncture may be able to help with the symptoms of PTSD, please download this factsheet. 

PTSD

Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a severe, long-lasting psychological reaction to a major traumatic event, and can cause significant problems. The problems vary from one individual to another, but may manifest physically as an illness, fatigue, erratic sleep patterns, depression; and there may be vivid memories of the traumatic event, including flashbacks when awake or nightmares when asleep.

For more information on how acupuncture may be able to help with the symptoms of PTSD, please download this factsheet.