About The Therapist
Katie Murphy - Lic Ac MTCMCI MGPP, ITEC, MIFA
Katie first started up as a Massage therapist, receiving both an ITEC dip in Anatomy, Physiology & Body Massage, and Aromatherapy in 1999, with Elizabeth Jones, Hampshire, England, adding Sports & Remedial Massage in 2000.
Katie studied Acupuncture at The College of Medical Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine, gaining her Licentiate in Acupuncture in September 2004. Following this Katie travelled to Shanghai, China, where she carried out her post graduate training at No6 People’s Hospital. Under the watchful eye of Wu Yaochi Professor of the Clinic College of Shanghai Second Medical University.
Finally Katie opened up The Clonmel Acupuncture Centre in March 2005. Katie became interested in treating Fertility and lower back pain, after her trip to China. Although she happily treats all conditions.
Katie has worked in IVF treatment centres, giving patients acupuncture Pre and Post transfer. She has over 10 years of experience helping couples to conceive, and supporting them through pregnancy. Many patients come from referrals from gynaecologists and obstetricians.
In June 2011 Katie and her husband Marc had their long awaited baby boy called Josh. Experiencing pregnancy and birth has given Katie a better understanding when treating pregnant patients. In December 2012 Katie had a beautiful baby girl called Heather.
Katie regularly joins Fran Curry on Tipp Fm to discuss Acupuncture and offers complementary health tips to his listeners.
During Lockdown due to Convid 19 Katie created 3 Elements of Healing, a totally unique online therapy system https://www.3elementsofhealing.com/ In July 2020 Katie made the difficult decision to close 2 Dr Croke Place and adapt to the new way of working. Her new Clinic has been created to meet all the health and safety requirements as well as adding a bit of luxury for each patient. She also offers freelance work (please contact for more details).
Continual development courses.
To book an appointment with Katie please message me on 087 9241021
Katie often combines the power of Crystals alongside Acupuncture for deeper healing on every level. This has led to some incredible results please see testimonials for more details.