The Calming Power of Acupuncture: A Natural Approach to Managing Anxiety


Discover the calming power of acupuncture and really enjoy the process. You will notice your body relaxing as all the tension and stress leaves your body. Living with anxiety can be overwhelming, but finding effective and natural ways to manage, reduce or completely alleviate it is what we aim to achieve at Dantien Complementary Health Studio. I use Abdominal Acupuncture, and other gentle healing techniques, originating from traditional Chinese medicine, and modern science, to alleviate anxiety symptoms. In this blog post, we will explore the calming power of acupuncture and provide you with three valuable tips to incorporate this natural approach into your anxiety management routine.

Tip 1: Find a Qualified Acupuncturist:

When seeking acupuncture to calm anxiety, it is essential to find a qualified and experienced acupuncturist. Look for professionals like me, who are licensed, and have a specialisation in anxiety. I have a number of powerful tools to help end or manage your anxiety. 

I have been a registered acupuncturist for almost 25 years and am the author of the first book in English on Abdominal Acupuncture. I have a deep understanding of how acupuncture can specifically address anxiety symptoms, through my education and practical experience working in Finglas addiction Support Team (FAST) for over 17 years . Read my reviews, to discover how I have helped my clients . I will create a personalised treatment plan tailored to your anxiety concerns. I will teach you Breathing and Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) methods to help you manage anxiety should it arise again.

Tip 2: Commit to Regular Acupuncture Sessions:

Consistency is key when it comes to reaping the full benefits of acupuncture for anxiety management. Commit to regular acupuncture sessions as part of your overall wellness routine. Acupuncture works best when it is administered over a sustained period (5 – 8 weeks). During each session, I will address the root cause and individual symptoms, so that you feel the benefits from each session, you will leave feeling relaxed and empowered. I will teach you simple techniques to help maintain a level of calm, long-lasting relief from anxiety symptoms.

Tip 3: Combine Acupuncture with Other Anxiety Management Techniques:

While acupuncture is highly effective on its own, combining it with NLP, Buteyko Breathing and other simple to learn anxiety management techniques will enhance its benefits. I will incorporate practices such as meditation, Buteyko breathing, NLP and other simple exercises, to give you back control over anxiety. These complementary techniques work synergistically with acupuncture, helping to reduce stress, improve sleep quality, and promote a sense of calm. Everyone’s anxiety journey is unique, so we will find the optimum combination of techniques that works best for you.


Acupuncture offers a natural and calming approach to managing anxiety. Having found a qualified acupuncturist, committing to regular sessions, and combining acupuncture with other anxiety management techniques, you can harness the full potential of both modern and ancient practices. Call me on 0879618344 to get relief from anxiety and embrace the soothing benefits of acupuncture today.