I am a Japanese Alexander Technique teacher and Massage therapist.
I have a private practice at Sakura Studio in Ashdon, Essex and The Therapy Room Cambridge and offering Alexander Technique lessons to help with back pain and re-balancing.
My practice includes oriental hot stone massage, combining aromatherapy, Indian head and Swedish body massage.
I also offer a calming pregnancy and baby massage.
I am fully insured and hold an Enhanced Certificate from the Disclosure and Barring Service to work with children and vulnerable adults.
I have been resident in the UK for more than 20 years, having worked also as an actress in Japan, UK and Europe.
I also teach Alexander Technique in Japan and China.
Find out more at: www.sakura.uk.com
Training, qualifications & experience
Alexander Technique: 3 year teacher training diploma at East Anglia Centre for Alexander Technique (July 2014)
Continuous Professional Development workshops (2014 onwards)
Member of Alexander Technique Education
Member of Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique
Member of Complementary & Natural Healthcare Council professional standards authority
Swedish body massage: VTCT Level 3 qualification at London School of Beauty (May 2011)
Indian head massage: VTCT Level 3 qualification at London School of Beauty (May 2011)
Hot/cold stone massage: Practitioners diploma at Gateway Workshops (July 2011)
Aromatherapy massage: VTCT Level 3 qualification at London School of Beauty (August 2012)
Pregnancy massage: Practitioners diploma at Gateway Workshops (July 2016) Baby massage: Instructor Training Course diploma at Gateway Workshops (July 2017)
The Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique
Teaching members of STAT are registered (MSTAT) to teach the Technique after completing an approved three-year training course or having reached a standard approved by STAT.
They are also required to adhere to the Society's published Code of Professional Conduct and Competence, and are covered by professional indemnity insurance.
Other available therapies
Hot stone massage
Indian head massage
Swedish body massage
Alexander Technique lesson (50 min.) £50
Back massage (50 min.) £50
Full body massage (90 min.) £65
Home visit, weekend & evening additional fees (please request details)
Due to this lock down, I only offer online Alexander Technique sessions.
Sakura Studio in Ashdon, Essex : weekday & weekend / The Therapy Room Cambridge : 10am-2pm Mondays