About us

The Open Door is a Complementary Health Centre with a professional and committed team of experienced therapists offering a wide range of treatments in the centre of Lewes, East Sussex.

We currently offer:- Acupuncture, Alexander Technique, Allergy Testing, Aromatherapy, Biodynamic Massage, Counselling, Craniosacral Therapy, Clinical Massage, Ear Candling, EFT, EMDR, Hot Stones Massage, Holistic Massage, Homeopathy, Hypnotherapy, Mindful Eating, NLP, Nutritional Therapy, Pregnancy Massage, Psychotherapy, Reflexology, Reiki, Spiritual Counselling, Stress Management, Structural Massage, Tui Na and Individual Tuition/Yoga Therapy.

We also have a wonderful Events Space for weekly, fortnightly and monthly classes and workshops. We currently offer regular Mindfulness, Meditation, Qigong and Yoga classes along with Writing workshops, Biodynamic Massage workshops and Medicine Wheel Training.

Training, qualifications & experience

All our therapists are fully trained and qualified, with the relevant Insurance and Membership for their therapy.

Member organisations *

Registered / Accredited

Registered / Accredited

Being registered/accredited with a professional body means an individual must have achieved a substantial level of training and experience approved by their member organisation.


British Acupuncture Council

As the UKs largest professional body of acupuncturists the BAcC guarantee excellence in training, safe practice and professional conduct.

All members of the BAcC (MBAcC) have BSc or BA degree level training or its equivalent in traditional acupuncture, Chinese medicine, and western biomedical sciences including anatomy, physiology and pathology.


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.


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.


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.

We have verified that at least one professional at this organisation is registered with the relevant professional body.

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Additional information

Acupuncture: £45 to £65

Allergy Testing: 21 years and over - £170, ages 14-20 - £130 and under 13 years of age - £90

Aromatherapy: 60 minutes - £45, 90 minutes - £65, 30 minutes - £25

Biodynamic Massage: £80 per hour

Counselling: £40 to £50

Craniosacral Therapy: £50

Clinical Massage: £45 to £60

Ear Candling: £40

EMDR: £80

Hot Stones Massage: £50 for 60 minutes, £65 for 90 minutes

Holistic Massage: £25 to £65

Homeopathy: £30 to £70

Hypnotherapy: £55 to £80

NLP: £80

Nutrition: £75 for first appointment, £45 for follow ups

Pregnancy Massage: 60 minutes - £45, 90 minutes - £65, 30 minutes - £25

Psychotherapy: £80 per hour

Reflexology: 60 minutes - £45, 90 minutes - £65, 30 minutes - £25

Reiki: £45

Spiritual Counselling: £30 to £70

Tui Na: £45

Individual Tuition/Yoga Therapy: £40


We are open six days a week, with weekend and evening appointments available.

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.

32 High Street
Church Twitten
East Sussex

Type of session

In person

Key details

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair user access

Wheelchair-accessible premises should have step-free access for wheelchair users and individuals who are unable to climb stairs. If a Therapist's premises aren't step-free, they may offer alternative services such as telephone/web-based appointments, home visits, or meeting clients in different location, so you can choose the option that suits you best.

You can contact the Therapist to discuss the options available.

Under the Equality Act 2010 service providers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments to ensure that individuals with disabilities can access their service. You can read more about reasonable adjustments to help you to access services on the CAB website.


The Open Door Complementary Health Centre

The Open Door Complementary Health Centre