As a practicing Massage & Myofascial Therapist I am registered with the Massage Training Institute and Federation of Holistic Therapists. I am fully insured and hold an up to date Appointed Persons Qualification in first aid. My holistic, client centred approach focuses on improving well being, reducing pain, increasing range of movement and deepening self awareness.
I regularly work with other healthcare practitioners to facilitate patients' recovery from injury or chronic pain. I have a Holistic approach to working with people with complex neurological conditions; providing therapy in various treatment settings including clinics and their private and care homes. ! have extensive experience of working with Case Managers and Solicitors regarding patients to provide therapy, alongside other healthcare professionals, for people with complex physical and cognitive problems. I work with a wide range of conditions including Stroke, Brain Injury, Spinal Injury, Spastic Paraparesis and Cerebral Palsy.
Training, qualifications & experience
Bristol College of Massage and Bodywork
MTI Diploma in Holistic Massage (2011)
Deep Tissue Massage (2012)
Integrated Myofascial Therapy Levels 1,2,3 (2013)
Fascial Integration & Assessment, Spine & Sacrum, Abdominal Scarring & Adhesions (2013)
Anatomy Trains 1, Myofascial Meridians for Manual Therapists, Anatomy Trains (2014)
British Fascia Symposium 2014
Clinical applications in prevention and treatment of pain and dysfunction, Leon Chaitow ;
The effect on fascia of how we are born and implications for adult health and posture, John Wilks; Fascial plasticity when dealing with pathology and dysfunction, Michelle Watson nee Marr;
An Anatomists view of fascia, Ceri Davies; Fascia as a sensory organ, Robert Schleip
Federation of Holistic Therapists
FHT is the largest multi-disciplinary therapy organisation in the UK and has been representing holistic, beauty and sports therapists for over 45 years.
There a number of different membership categories (including Fellows, Member, Student, Associate and Non-Practitioner) which are dependent on qualifications and experience.
FHT enforce high professional standards, and all Members, Fellows and Student Members are required to follow a strict Code of Ethics and Professional Practice.
Accredited register membership
Accredited Register Scheme
The Accredited Register Scheme was set up in 2013 by the Department of Health (DoH) as a way to recognise organisations that hold voluntary registers which meet certain standards. These standards are set by the Professional Standards Authority (PSA).
This therapist has indicated that they belong to an Accredited Register.
Other available therapies
£45 for one hour
£25 for 30 minutes
I am based at Broadstone Physiotherapy Clinic, Story Lane, Broadstone.