Olivia Rigby

Olivia Rigby


07746 197511

About me

I am a fully qualified Yoga Therapist with over ten years experience. I currently run several general yoga therapy classes around the Bury area, as well as classes for the over 50s, and a class for students with Multiple Sclerosis.

I hold individual 1-2-1 sessions at a student's home, where possible, so they can relax in familiar surroundings. These are more appropriate when dealing with more specific health conditions so a more tailored, individual programme can be developed with each student.

Students with a wide range of conditions have benefited from the sessions. These include strokes, arthritis and other joint conditions, Parkinson's Disease, MS, ME, anxiety and depression, bad backs, sciatica, cancer to name but a few.

I use a wide range of equipment to help support and relax each individual when it is required. I also use all aspects of yoga especially postures, breathing, relaxation, sound and meditation when it is relevant and effective to do so.

Training, qualifications & experience

  • Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council member since 2010
  • Yoga for Depression and Anxiety, October 2016
  • Yoga Nidra: update your skills and understanding, January 2016
  • Emergency First Aid 2014
  • Yoga Nidra Teacher Training (40 hours), September 2013
  • Well Woman Yoga Therapy Short Course, April 2012;  
  • Yoga for ME October 2012
  • Yoga for Pregnancy 2010 Yoga Therapy Diploma Course, March 2010
  • Yoga Therapy Foundation Course, September 2006
  • British Wheel of Yoga Teaching Diploma, January 2006

I also have several years experience running yoga therapy classes for Yoga for Multiple Sclerosis, Yoga for ME/CFS, and Yoga for 50+.

Member organisations

Registered / Accredited


Accredited register membership

Therapies offered

Photos & videos

  • Radcliffe Yoga for 50+
  • Yoga for Multiple Sclerosis, Rossendale
  • Yoga Therapy for All, Ramsbottom


Available on request

Further information

All my classes are drop-in sessions so there is no need to book or pay in advance, just come along when you can.

I hold General Yoga Therapy classes at Natural Balance Pilates, 37A Bolton Street, Ramsbottom, BL0 9HU on Tuesday 10.15-11.45, and Tuesday and Thursday 7-8.30.

Yoga for 50+ at St John Ambulance, Sion Street, Radcliffe, M26 3SB, Monday, Tuesday, Thursday from 1.30-3.

Yoga for Multiple Sclerosis, Greenfield Gardens, Haslingden, Rossendale, BB4 4BE.

Important information

If you have been diagnosed with or suspect you may have a pre-existing medical condition you should consult your GP for advice, diagnosis and treatment and always inform your health professional before starting any alternative or additional therapies, treatments or making any major changes in your diet or exercise programme.

Maps & Directions

Manchester, BL0

Practical details

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