Carole Duménil studied shiatsu with Marianne Fuenmayor at the New York Open Center. She went on to train as an acupuncturist at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine (Reading, UK), where she was awarded a Licenciate in Acupuncture (Lic. Ac.). She furthered her training in Five Element Acupuncture with Gerad Kite and Niki Bilton.
Carole was in private practice in London for 8 years and has used acupuncture in the treatment of addiction at the Core Trust, and participated in the Sri Lanka Project organised by World Medicine in 2006. She now practises in the Costa del Sol, from clinics in Marbella, Estepona and Gibraltar.
Members of the British Acupuncture Council have completed a minimum of a three year course in traditional acupuncture, and are therefore entitled to use the letters MBAcC after their name. UK members are covered by a professional indemnity and public liability insurance and bound by the council's Code of Ethics and Practice.