Our Holistic Treatments
Please see below for a summary of the treatments we provide at the centre, and which of our therapists offer them...
Acupressure | Acupuncture | Allergy Therapy | Aromatherapy | Ayurveda | Birth Preparation | Bowen Therapy | Chiropractic | Cranial Osteopathy | Homotoxicology | Integrative Counselling | Iridology | McTimoney Chiropractic | Medical Herbalism | Medical Homeopathy | NAET | Naturopathy | Nutritional Balancing | Nutritional Therapy | Osteopathy | Physiotherapy | Pregnancy Massage | Pregnancy Yoga | Rosen Method Bodywork | Shiatsu | Solution-focused Hypnotherapy | Therapeutic Massage
An alternative medicine technique similar in principle to acupuncture. It is based on the concept of life energy which flows through "meridians" in the body. In treatment, physical pressure is applied to acupuncture points with the aim of clearing blockages in these meridians. Please refer to Fen Gerry for more info.
This is a simple safe procedure using muscle testing (applied kinesiology) to test for food sensitivities. The procedure is to look at foods first, to heal the digestive system by eliminating those challenging foods and by giving supplements to improve the biochemistry of the environment and also repair the structure of the gut. Please refer to Jo Hofman or Mary Sharma for more info.
Aromatherapy uses the volatile aromatic plant essences, known as essential oils, to treat ill-health and help maintain good health and wellbeing. Please refer to Fen Gerry for more info.
Ayurveda is believed to be the oldest medical system in the world and can be traced back 6,000 years. Ayurveda seeks to bring balance to the body through an understanding of mind, body, senses and soul. Please refer to Mary Sharma for more info.
Tailored sessions to support women and their families during this life-changing time, with specialised massage that nourishes and addresses potential ailments, restorative and strengthening exercises, breathing and visualisations, and much more. Please refer to Fen Gerry for more info.
The Bowen Technique is an effective treatment working on the muscles and soft tissue to give pain relief, promote healing and increase energy levels. Gentle moves are applied to specific points of the muscle which in turn release muscle spasm and encourage the body to realign itself without the need for manipulation or force which makes the treatment so unique. Please refer to Dianne Bradshaw for more info.
Chiropractic techniques are effective for headaches, back, neck, shoulder and knee problems. Sessions are conducted fully clothed. Please refer to Yossi Steinberg for more info.
This branch of homeopathy uses low dose complex remedies which are designed to strengthen the body’s response to toxicity, assist with detoxification and strengthen organ systems and immune responses. Please refer to Mary Sharma for more info.
This innovative approach to counselling draws flexibly on a range of techniques to meet the unique needs of each individual client, encompassing Empathy (striving to “walk in your shoes”), Congruence (being real and honest) and Unconditional Positive Regard (non-judgemental acceptance). Please refer to Helen Fenton for more info.
Iridology uses the patterns, colours, and other characteristics of the eye's iris to provide valuable information about the body’s constitutional strengths and weaknesses, levels of inflammation and toxaemia and the efficiency of the eliminative systems and organs. Please refer to Mary Sharma for more info.
McTimoney chiropractic techniques are effective for headaches, back, neck, shoulder and knee problems. Sessions are conducted fully clothed. Please refer to Yossi Steinberg for more info.
Medical Herbalism is the use of plant remedies in the treatment of disease. Medical herbalists use the whole medicinal plant, rather than isolated active ingredients, resulting in fewer unwanted side effects. Please refer to Caroline Sheldrick for more info.
Homeopathy is a system of medicine which uses potentised remedies, individually selected for each patient and following a principle known as 'like cures like'. It can be used by anybody including babies, children and pregnant or breastfeeding women. Homeopathy does not interfere with conventional medicine, and both can work very well alongside each other. Please refer to Elfie Klinger for more info.
NAET® is an innovative and completely natural method (based on Chinese medicine, kinesiology and Chiropractic massage) for regaining better health and effectively relieving food and environmental sensitivities and the diseases arising from those sensitivities. Please refer to Christine Welch or Mary Sharma for more info.
This holistic therapy is an approach to health care which aims to promote, restore and maintain health. It recognises that everyone is unique and will respond in a unique way to influences whether they are mental/emotional, structural, nutritional, social or cultural. Please refer to Kate Newton or Mary Sharma for more info.
Thousands of years ago, practitioners of ancient Chinese medicine observed that food had a major effect on health. Some foods make one person thrive, whilst the same food may cause another to struggle and even eventually cause chronic illness. Please refer to Jo Hofman for more info.
The effects of injuries, trauma, stress, poor postural habits or problematic birth can all cause structural patterns or misalignments and pain in the spine, or extremities, or dysfunctions such as headaches or digestive issues. Osteopathy involves various techniques to bring your body back to improved healthy function. Please refer to Clare Ballard, Meg McDonald or Annastasia Fraser for more info on how each practitioner works.
The main aims of physiotherapy are to ease pain, prevent injury and restore movement and normal body function following injury or illness. Physiotherapy understands that everything in the body is interlinked, therefore looks at the body as a whole rather than the symptoms in isolation. Please refer to Stephenie Luff for more info.
Specialised massage that nourishes and addresses potential ailments during this life-changing time. Please refer to Fen Gerry for more info.
Yoga has the power to benefit the physical, emotional, psychological and spiritual wellbeing of women during the pregnancy journey; helping to forge a deep and intuitive connection with the natural rhythm of her breath, body and baby. Please refer to Fen Gerry for more info.
Rosen Method Bodywork
Rosen Method Bodywork is a very gentle procedure that works with tensions in the body which build up over a lifetime. It provides a way of unravelling the tensions over time to reconnect with the hidden self. Please refer to Ralph Maliphant for more info.
A powerful combination of Psychotherapy and Hypnosis. As the name suggests, this therapy focuses on solutions for the future, and encourages you to think about how you want things to be, rather than focusing on and analysing problems of the past and the reasons why you are feeling a certain way or have a certain fear or anxiety. Please refer to Liane Ulbricht-Kazan or Sam Little for more info.