Straight to the Point: How Acupuncture and Acupressure Can Treat Pain

This recording of the live webinar version of the AI-PAMI Patient & Caregiver Presentation on “How Acupuncture and Acupressure Can Treat Pain” is presented by Brooke Stuart, AP, DACM, an integrative practitioner and Douglas Suffield, MAcOM, Pain Education Specialist at UF Health Jacksonville. Our panel of acupuncturists provide an overview of acupuncture, its origins, the evidence for its use with pain and how you can apply acupressure techniques to similar body points for self-management of pain. They also provide useful acupuncture and acupressure resources for those looking to get started with finding an acupuncturists and trying the integrative technique. Originally presented on May 13, 2021.

Presentation Slide Deck

How Acupuncture and Acupressure Can Treat Pain

Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Acupuncture Overview
  • Chinese Medicine
  • Conditions That Acupuncture Can Treat
  • How Acupuncture Works
  • Clinical Application
  • Pain Management Protocols
  • Find A Practitioner + Resources