What is Shiatsu?

Shiatsu is a physical therapy that supports and strengthens the body’s natural ability to heal and balance itself. It works on the whole person – not just with the physical body, but also with the psychological, emotional and spiritual aspects of being. Shiatsu originated in Japan from traditional Chinese medicine, with influences from more recent…

Creative Therapy Courses

I run a variety of Creative Therapy courses in my home workshop and also run courses for schools, groups or individuals. After being a teacher for several years I have experience of working with children of all ages, adults and people with Learning Disabilities. I can offer workshops in Enamelling, Pewter Casting , Silver smithing…

HERB OF THE MONTH: April

April – It has to be Wild Garlic, Ramsons or to be precise allium ursinum. There’s no mistaking the scent of wild garlic carpeting the woodland floor in luxurious verdant green. There’s plenty of it under the trees along the old railway line where I walk everyday with my dog. They’re early this year and…

HERB OF THE MONTH: MARCH

 Dandelion Perhaps this post should be called ‘weeds and toilets.’ Not in a disgusting way but, still, it’s pretty accurate. Anyway here goes… It all started last Summer on a camping trip to Wales. You know what it’s like on a campsite. You’re pitched miles from the loos. When you get there, there’s a long…

5 Elements

WOOD As signs of Spring are showing all around us we are entering the transition from winter and the time of Water into Wood energy in TCM 5 Element theory. Think of the trees growing straight and true against the skyline, needing to push upwards to the light but also to be flexible enough to…

Shiatsu Helps

Shiatsu is excellent for general health maintenance and as a preventative therapy. Conditions that can respond well to shiatsu treatment include: allergies anxiety arthritis asthma back, neck and shoulder pain constipation depression digestive problems fatigue headaches and migraine insomnia menstrual issues RSI sciatica sports injuries stress Shiatsu helps with many conditions please message me with…

Gallery

These are images of my own work.

Prices

Creative Therapy Workshops Half day workshops £30 each Individual tuition £80 Two people £75 each Groups of 3-6  £60 each Shiatsu Treatments One hour – £35