The General Osteopathic Council – GOsC

The regulatory body for osteopaths. It works in the same way as the General Medical Council (GMC) does for doctors. The GOsC makes sure all osteopaths are correctly trained and makes sure that we are looking after you using the highest professional standards.

The Institute of Osteopathy – iO

The trade association for osteopaths. This is the organisation that speaks for us as a group, and you can find out more about osteopathy here.

The British Medical Acupuncture Society – BMAS

The organisation which trains regulated health professionals to use acupuncture needles as one of their treatment techniques. You can find out more about medical acupuncture here.

Joanne Elphinston Movement Systems – JEMS

A training organisation specialising in the science and art of movement. You can find out more about JEMS here.