Kathy Arnold ITEC MCTha CNHC

Kathy Arnold ITEC MCTha CNHC

Lodge House
Buckland St Mary
TA20 3TA

01460 234693

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Lodge House
Buckland St Mary
TA20 3TA

01460 234693

About me

I operate from home where I offer clients a bespoke treatment in a peaceful, unhurried environment, (with free parking). I am now up and running with my newly decorated therapy room (which is up a flight of stairs). I am available in Buckland St Mary, (located between Chard and Taunton) by appointment, during the day Mon to Sat and some evenings Mon to Fri.
The following range of complementary therapies are offered:

Lodge House is also a B&B (Bed and Breakfast) with one double room with a king sized bed, we can offer Therapeutic Breaks. Visit www.lodgehousebandbsomerset.co.uk for more details

Training, qualifications & experience

I qualified in Reflexology in 1995 and Aromatherapy in 1996 and have been practising ever since.

I am ITEC qualified - that is through the International Therapy Examination Council and am an A.O.C. Registered Aromatherapist, and a friend of the A.O.R. (Association of Reflexologists) and registered with CNHC (Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council).

A couple of years later, I also qualified in Indian Head Massage and Hopi Ear Candling (Thermo auricular therapy) and then studied Bach Flower Remedies to practitioner level.

Also I hold an ITEC certificate in Diet and Nutrition (which does not make me a nutritionalist but I am able to give nutritional advice), and I have also studied Basic Counselling skills.

Continued professional development is important to me, so I have undertaken Advanced Reflexology Techniques workshops with Tony Porter, one of the UK's leading reflexologists and also attended a weekend workshop in Maternity Reflexology, and a one day workshop in vertical reflex therapy.

I am a member of the Complementary Therapists Association which is part of Embody and am fully insured. see www.embodyforyou.com
In 2006 I became a qualified City and Guilds 7407 Stage 2 sessional tutor, working in the community for East Berks College, offering short introductory courses in Aromatherapy and Massage, Reflexology and Indian Head Massage. I am a member of the Institute for Learning and CRB checked. I worked at the Windsor Complementary Therapy Clinic from Jan. 1998 to Dec 2009.

My treatment room in my home in Buckland St Mary, is a nice quiet room (up some stairs). After the consultation, I turn down the lights to create a relaxing atmosphere and always offer my clients water or herbal tea to drink. It is an unhurried, homely atmosphere and not at all clinical or conveyor-belt-like. There is free parking outside.

All treatments are tailored to the individual, and are preceded by a consultation about lifestyle, health and diet. Advice on self treatment and lifestyle changes can also be provided.

For further information contact me on 01460 234693 or email me at kathy.arnold@gmx.co.uk or visit www.kathyarnoldtherapies.co.uk

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Therapies offered

Other available therapies

Aromatherapy Massage
Indian Head Massage
Hopi Ear Candles
Bach Flower Remedies


Reflexology: Cost per 1 hour appointment £30
90 minute appointment of Reflexology and Indian Head Massage £43

Aromatherapy Massage: Cost per 1 hour appointment £35
Cost per 1 1/2 hour appointment £48
30 minutes back massage £20

Indian Head Massage: Cost of 50 minute appointment £25
90 minute appointment of Reflexology and Indian Head Massage £43

Hopi Ear Candles: Cost per 50 minute appointment £25.

Bach Flower Remedies: Cost per 1 hour appointment £30, which includes treatment bottle.

Further information


LODGE HOUSE operates as a B&B with currently one large guest room with a king sized bed. The ordinary Tariff is below:

Prices are per room for two people sharing

One or two nights £70.00 per night

Three or more nights £65.00 per night

Single occupancy £55.00 per night

Therapeutic Break Package

Two nights stay plus one Reflexology treatment and one either Indian Head Massage or Hopi Ear Candles treatment

Package price £175 (a saving of £20.00)

To replace Indian Head Massage or Hopi Ear Candles with Aromatherapy Massage add an additional £10.00.

Please note: A deposit of £25.00 is required on booking.
Payment by cheque or cash only. Deposit can be paid by cheque or by paypal. Deposits will be non refundable but can be used against a future booking.

Maps & Directions

Chard, TA20 3TA

Practical details

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