Malai Sontheimer: Acupuncture

Thursdays 15.30-19.30

Malai Sontheimer trained at the College of Traditional Chinese Acupuncture, Royal Leamington Spa and qualified in 1985.  She had a further four years of training both at the Leamington College and also at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine in Reading.  Malai has a Diploma in Psychosynthesis Counselling from the Institute of Psychosynthesis in London.


The acupuncture Malai practises will always treat the whole person.  It will focus on the overall well-being as well as the specific symptoms.  Malai has over 25 years experience of working with people; first in a busy private practice in Brecon in Wales and since 2006 in Bristol.  Malai has developed her expertise in areas ranging from fertility, gynaecology and pregnancy to mental and emotional problems, digestive problems and muscular skeletal conditions etc.  Her counselling experience can support people through changes.


Malai believes strongly in people's potential and in life's continual opportunities for healing.



Licentiate in Acupuncture

Bachelor of Acupuncture

Diploma in Psychosynthesis Counselling


Professional Body:  British Acupuncture Council

Registered with Bristol City Council for Acupuncture

Professional Indemnity/Liability Insurance:  RSA Insurance for BAcC members


Malai Practises At:

The Southville Clinic, 68 Coronation Road, Bristol, BS3 1AS.

The Family Practice, 116 Gloucester Road, Bristol, BS7 8NL.

Victoria Park, Bristol.  BS3.


You can contact Malai on 0117 9537219 or 07762 551 084.  You can also email her at or view her website


Prices for Acupuncture:

Free 30 minute initial meeting on request.

Consultation and treatment up to 1 hour - £50.  Concessionary rates available.