I work from a designated therapy room on Brixton Hill, at The Brixton Therapy Centre on Brixton High St and offer on site corporate massage to companies wishing to treat their staff in the central London area.
My experience includes treating work and sports related injuries such as Ankle sprains, Shin Splints, Plantar Fasciatis, Tendonitis, Tight hamstrings and calves, lower back pain and workplace related problems including Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, Wrist Strain, Tight Neck and shoulder muscles. I can also provide effective relief from nerve impingement (trapped nerves), Sciatica and Repetitive Strain Injury (RSI). Being certified in Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Therapy using Hawkgrip industry standard tools for Fascial Release & Scar reduction.
I am particularly interested in treating Postural Related Pain through direct intervention and assessment to identify the cause and avoid re occurrence.
Pregnancy Massage, is available for mums to be after the first trimester as well as Uplifting & Revitalising Facial Massage.
Training, qualifications & experience
I studied at the London School of Sports Massage (LSSM) and am qualified to BTEC Level 5 in Clinical Sport and Remedial Massage Therapy.
Since qualifying as a Sport and Remedial Massage Therapist, I have completed further qualifications in Myofascial Release Therapy and Kinesiology Taping. I have a current First Aid certificate and am a member of the recognised governing body for Sport Massage, ISRM and the CNHC (Complimentary and Natural Healthcare Council)
I am insured via an Institute of Sport and Remedial Massage approved insurance scheme, underwritten by Zurich, for up to £5M damages.
Registered / Accredited
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Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council
CNHC is the UK regulator for complementary healthcare practitioners. Its key function is to enhance public protection by setting standards for registration with CNHC.
Members must abide by the CNHC Code of Conduct, Performance and Ethics and hold current professional indemnity insurance.
Institute of Sport and Remedial Massage
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To join the ISRM as a member, applicants must have a BTEC Level 5 qualification or similar and must have valid insurance to practice. In addition to this members must also agree to adhere to the associations code of ethics and conduct and must also carry out continued professional development.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
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Other available therapies
Sports Massage Therapy
Effective relief from Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Accredited Pregnancy Massage
My fee is £70ph, £35 for a 30 minute treatment.
I offer a course of three one hour sessions for £160.
As I run in Barefoot running shoes I can offer advice about barefoot and running in general. The techniques used to adapt to running in minimalist footwear.When I’m not treating people or running I can often be found training with British Military Fitness on Clapham Common and I’m easy to spot; I’m the one wearing the five fingered shoes.