Acupuncture has been practiced in eastern countries for 2,500 years. It is a traditional form of Chinese Medicine based on the theory that our body’s motivating force (Chi) moves through a network of channels that run beneath the skin and that illness arises due to blockages in the energy flow. Acupuncturists insert fine needles into […]
Massage Massage triggers the release of endorphins, the body’s natural painkillers. It encourages relaxation and can be stimulating. The techniques used, help release congestion and eliminate harmful toxins which in turn aids circulation. This brings rejuvenation of the cells resulting in healthy tissue. Methods used during massage can vary from long flowing rhythmic movements to […]
Homeopathy is a safe system of medicine, which aims to assist the natural tendency of the body to heal itself. It recognises that all symptoms of ill health are expressions of disharmony within the whole person and that it is the patient who needs treatment and not just the disease. It therefore may be helpful in all cases of ill health no matter what the diagnosis.
Herbal Medicine is the use of plant material to treat a wide range of illnesses. Although herbalists undergo a thorough training in conventional medical disciplines, we work holistically to ensure that the herbs we prescribe are tailored to fit the individual patient’s health profile. Therefore two individuals who require treatment for the same condition are […]
What is Osteopath? Osteopathy is a unique system of diagnosis and treatment that focuses on the structural integrity of the whole body. When the body is correctly aligned, the systems within work more efficiently with the minimum of wear, stress and use of energy, which may reduce pain and disability, and help to bring about […]
Most people have foot problems at some time in their lives, and many of these can be helped by chiropody / podiatry treatment. This is the field of healthcare devoted to the study and treatment of disorders of the foot and ankle. We also help diagnose problems so that a patient can provide the right […]
Counselling & Psychotherapy Talking things over with an understanding, trained counsellor or Psychotherapist will support you to clarify your thoughts and feelings, make decisions and if necessary make major changes in your life. The aim is to offer a safe, confidential space and an opportunity to work towards living in a more satisfying way. Issues […]
Tui na is a form of Chinese Manipulative Therapy often used in conjunction with Acupuncture Tui na is a hands-on body treatment that uses Chinese Taoist principles in an effort to bring the Body of into balance. The practitioner may brush, knead, roll, press, and rub the areas between each of the joints, to attempt to open the joints and get […]