Kirsten qualified as an acupuncturist in 1994 after attending a three year full time course at the International College of Oriental Medicine in East Grinstead, Sussex. She is a member of the British Acupuncture Council.
Since then she has been working at the Eastbourne Clinic of Natural Medicine and at the Chilston Clinic in Tunbridge Wells. She moved her Tunbridge Wells practise to Hamblys in Wadhurst in 2007.
She has also been teaching and studying yoga for many years, travelling extensively to India to further her knowledge and is currently working on several charitable projects in South India. In recent years, Kirsten has been part of an Acupuncture Training Program in northern Myanmar (Burma), enabling local traditional doctors to use acupuncture as an effective tool to help their many patients.
Kirsten also offers courses of facial rejuvenation acupuncture in conjunction with Angela Mason’s facial treatments.