Join the AACP

The AACP is the professional body representing the practice of Western research-based acupuncture in physiotherapy in the UK.


Formed in 1984 and as the largest Professional Network of the Chartered Society of Physiotherapists, we are a member-led organisation with over 6000 members.

The AACP has a member-elected governing board and is managed by a team of enthusiastic staff in Peterborough.

Membership of the AACP will;

  • Expand your skill set with acupuncture and further career prospects
  • Attract more patients by offering a more complete treatment option
  • Increase your earning potential
  • Save money on professional products and services
  • Access specific AACP membership benefits
  • Opportunity to treat patients in many NHS trusts with acupuncture