Ruth is a highly experienced shiatsu practitioner and sports massage therapist, with 14 years clinical experience.
Shiatsu is a profoundly relaxing therapy, which is truly holistic. A treatment can help with aches and pains, deeply relax you and improve your sense of wellbeing.
Shiatsu is a Japanese form of massage that not only works on musculoskeletal issues, but also on a deeper level to improve the mind body connection.
Shiatsu is based on the same principles as acupuncture, using thumbs on the pressure points instead of needles.
Shiatsu is what everyone in London needs!
Areas of speciality include:
- stress related issues
- postural imbalances
- shoulder / back pain
- muscular pain
Following an initial consultation, treatment aims will be agreed so that each treatment is unique and tailor made to the individual. A session lasts for an hour and is given with the client fully clothed, so please wear loose comfortable clothes.
Ruth may suggest stretches or exercises for you to do at home to help maintain the improvements gained from the session.
Training, qualifications & experience
Diploma in Shiatsu at the British School of Shiatsu Do, qualified 2005
Achieved MRSS status in 2008. I am registered with the Shiatsu Society
Diploma in Sports Therapy and Massage with the Association of Physical and Natural Therapists, qualified 2008 and registered with the APNT and BCMA.
I have been a practicing therapist since I qualified in 2005 and have had various clinics around London both private and doing on site treatments in different companies.
For the 9 last years, I have been co running ClimbersClinic, a clinic providing shiatsu, sports massage and osteopathy at the Castle Climbing Centre in London, N4.
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£55 for an hour
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
Type of session
In Stoke Newington I have a clinic on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays in the afternoon and evenings. I am available for treatments in Leyton on Thursdays and on Friday mornings.