Osteopathy is a way of detecting, treating and preventing health problems by moving, stretching and massaging a person's muscles and joints. Osteopathy is based on the principle that the wellbeing of an individual depends on their bones, muscles, ligaments and connective tissue functioning smoothly together.
Traditional Chinese Acupuncturist Heidi sees people with a diverse range of conditions. Including additional specialist training in Facial Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Fertility and Gua Sha. Gua sha is a natural, alternative therapy that involves scraping your skin with a massage tool to improve your circulation. This ancient Chinese healing technique may offer a unique approach to better health, addressing issues like chronic pain.
Abbie uses her training in Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT) to treat phobias and addictions and to identify issues that contribute to stubborn physical ailments and pain, which can often be triggered by emotional issues in our lives. Using EFT speeds up the counselling process enabling one to tackle and shift anxieties and unhappy thoughts that could be holding us back.
Christine is an Integrative and Relational Counsellor and Supervisor, based in North Devon. That means she has trained in many different types of therapy and agrees with her clients the most appropriate way of working, to enable them to meet their needs. She is a Registered Member of the British Association for Counsellors and Psychotherapists (MBACP). She also holds a Post Graduate Certificate in Supervision from Worcester University.
Jenna provides MFR and sports massage. The MFR approach is a form of hands on skin, soft tissue therapy used to treat somatic dysfunction which has caused pain and restriction of movement. The idea is to relax contracted muscles thereby increasing lymphatic drainage, increasing circulation and stimulating the stretch reflex of muscles and fascia.
Sue provides Nutritional Therapy which is the application of nutrition science in the promotion of health, peak performance and individual care. Nutrients and other food components influence the function of the body, protect against disease, restore health, and influence how we adapt to stress and changes in our environment. Diet can be a serious risk factor for disease. Conversely, a diet that suits can turn around health problems.