Acu-Detox helps people prepare for the future not merely cope with the past

Acudetox Evaluation at HMP Wetherby

Acudetox Evaluation at HMP Wetherby

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The report looks specifically at the thirty seven self-completion evaluations by young people who finished a programme of auricular acupuncture between the 1st January 2013 and the 30th April 2014.

Naloxone: the opioid overdose reversal drug

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Naloxone: the opioid overdose reversal drug Get a free naloxone kit and training If you would like a naloxone kit please visit your local service along with training on the…
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WHAT IS THE NADA ACU-DETOXIFICATION PROTOCOL?

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What is Acu-Detoxification? Acu-Detoxification is a modality that assists recovery in many ways.

Ear Acupuncture for the Masses (By Ryan Bemis)

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Ear Acupuncture for the Masses Acupuncture is becoming more accessible—one ear at a time. Ear acupuncture, also known as auricular acupuncture, is the most widely used form of acupuncture within…

The History of the NADA 5-point Acupuncture Protocol

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                 The History of the NADA 5-point Acupuncture Protocol The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) is a not-for-profit training and advocacy organisation, encouraging community wellness through the use of a…

Scotland, the highest drug death rate in the EU

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Scotland, the highest drug death rate in the EU BBC News 16 July 2019 The number of drug-related deaths in Scotland soared to 1,187 last year, according to official statistics.…

Can Alcoholism be treated with Acupuncture

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Can Alcoholism be treated with Acupuncture An old proverb says "First, the man takes a drink; then the drink takes a drink; then the drink takes the man." I was…

My Experience Using Acupuncture to Treat Addiction (BY MARGARITA ALCANTARA)

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My Experience Using Acupuncture to Treat Addiction BY MARGARITA ALCANTARA APRIL 20, 2013 7:10 AM EDT Even before I became a Licensed Acupuncturist and Reiki Master I believed in the…

Evidence for the NADA Ear Acupuncture Protocol

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Abstract The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association (NADA) ear acupuncture protocol, originally developed for addiction treatment, has been adopted as a complementary therapy within a variety of community health settings. This…
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We provide training in NADA 5-Point Acu-detox protocols.

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NADA Scotland Website

NADA Scotland aims to make Acu-detox an integral part of “the new drug strategy for Scotland”.

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Benefits of Acupuncture Detoxification

Biochemical Benefits

Assists with endorphin production for the capacity to cope with stress/craving.

Psychological Benefits

Acts as a balancing component, with the client’s internal resources strengthened for enhanced sense of vitality and well being.

Social Benefits

Lets the client engage in treatment in a non-threatening way with few verbal commands.

Supports The Counselling Process

Cheerful and co-operative atmosphere reduces violence and conflict.

Especially Effective for Clients who:

Are in emotional distress, anxiety, depression, acute or post-acute withdrawal.

Supports Administrative Process

Rapid, inexpensive and does not require medical setting. Very cost effective.