CPD – Raising Standards in Therapists Training

Most complementary therapists including reflexologists are trained to a level 3 standard which is mapped to the National Vocational Qualification. This model of training encompasses continual assessment over a stated number of guided learning hours that includes basic anatomy and physiology, a delivery protocol, completion of a stated number of treatments, business practice guidelines, and … Read more CPD – Raising Standards in Therapists Training

Holistic Management of Hypertension. High Blood Pressure

with Abbigail Langstone- Wring. BSc  FETC  MAR FHT MCThA. It would seem I have reached an age when nearly every friend or colleague I bump into ( not literally, I hasten to add ) is taking some form of medication following a diagnosis of high blood pressure. An example being a friend being recently diagnosed … Read more Holistic Management of Hypertension. High Blood Pressure

Lumbago.

with Abbigail Langstone- Wring. BSc  FETC  MAR FHT MCThA.                                                                   Mrs R phoned me to ask for an appointment for her husband who was suffering with Lumbago, a term that I had not heard used in a long while. My father, an osteopath often used this term in the past for pain in the muscles and … Read more Lumbago.

Upset Tummy.

with Abbigail Langstone- Wring. BSc  FETC  MAR FHT MCThA. When I answered a telephone call from Mrs D I was surprised to hear that her daughter aged 6 had been suffering on and off with a tummy-bug for several weeks. Having been diagnosed with a virus with only a few days without loose stools o  … Read more Upset Tummy.