About The Team

Acupuncture That Works, a UK Award winning acupuncture clinic in the heart of Cheshire, is owned and managed by Emma Guy.

Emma discovered Acupuncture after she had a period of illness with Ulcerative Colitis and because it benefited her so much she fell in love with it. Emma wanted to help others so she decided to change careers and retrained to become an Acupuncturist.


Emma Guy

Emma Guy - Acupuncturist - Acupuncture That Works
Emma Guy

Emma graduated Cert. Ac AHPR from The Healing & Acupuncture College in Bath, under the tutorship of Jamie Hedger and later attained DIP.Ac at Shulan College of Chinese Medicine.

She is an Associate Director and visiting lecturer at the Healing & Acupuncture College. Emma specialises in Acupuncture for fertility, Menopause and better management of cancer treatment.

Emma is also a member of the Association of Traditional Chinese Medicine (MATCM), British Acupuncture Federation and Acupuncture Association. She is also a certified Reiki Master and has a diploma in Tunia – Chinese medical massage.

She has also pioneered the ‘Guy Protocol.’ Initially for hot flushes, it is now used a lot in her clinics for general wellbeing.

Emma recently became No 1 Best Selling Author in the Acupuncture Category on Amazon with her book ‘The Wisdoms of the Menopausal Godmother’ 


Christina Cassidy

Christina Cassidy - Receptionist - Acupuncture That Works
Christina Cassidy

Christina is the receptionist here at Acupuncture That Works.

She has had various roles in health, education and management, and most recently Chris has been volunteering at Leighton Hospital and St. Luke’s – Acupuncture Clinic.

Christina has worked with Emma for over six years.

She has a degree in Biochemistry, as well as qualifications in nursing, teaching and management.


Nadine Tallis

Nadine Tallis - Acupuncturist - Acupuncture That Works
Nadine Tallis

Nadine obtained a 1st Class Honours Degree in Acupuncture after her mum’s diagnosis with lung cancer, so as to be able to help others who are suffering with the symptoms of cancer.

Nadine used a multi-therapeutic approach to help her clients.

She combines the seven principles and the five elements, microsystems, Korean, electric Acupuncture and moxibustion.

She specialises in chronic pain and illness management, depression, anxiety and mental wellbeing, stress management and issues with addiction.


Scot Thomson

Scot Thompson
Scot Thompson

Scot Thompson is a Swedish and Deep Tissue Massage Therapist with over 10 years experience.

He is a former Athlete having represented Great Britain in Discus and Shot Putt.

Scot was a Sports Scholar at the University of Bath, University of Stirling and finally taught for a time at Loughborough University on the Sports Science Programme.

Fun Fact. Scot was once a drummer in rock band while at the University of Stirling. He had to choose between recording an Album with his band or going to the European Athletics Championships in Poland. He chose Athletics.