I really enjoy training, it keeps me enthusiastic and informed. I do lots more than the recommended two days of Continued Professional Development (CPD) per year. I am required to update my skills in the management of lymphoedema and MLD every other year, next in the Autumn 2020.
Myofascial Dry Cupping Therapy: approved CPD course in February 2019 with Dawn Morse MSc from Core Elements Training.
Diploma in Hot and Cold Stone Massage at Gateway Workshops Ltd with Liz Knight in August 2017.
Certificate in Advanced Myofascial Release with Jing Advanced Massage Training from 3-11 May 2016. Master Classes in Unwinding, Fascial Positional Release, Myofascial Stretching and "Treating caesarean, hysterectomy and mastectomy scarring with myofascial release and other magical moves."
Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy: Advanced Pregnancy Training with Rosita Arvigo in March 2015. Certification with Rosita Arvigo and Diane McDonald in May 2014. Professional training with Hilary Lewin in November 2013 and Level One - Self Care - in February 2013 with Louise Crockard. Assisting in Self Care Trainings with Jackie Beswick from 2016.
Love your guts seminar with Marty Ryan in April 2013
Refresher with Wouter Hoelen at the European
College for Lymphology De
Berekuyl in October 2018.
Attended Refresher at the Földischule in November 2014 and October 2016.
Attended MLD-UK Conference in May 2018, 2017, 2014 and 2012
Casley Smith Manual Lymphatic Drainage and Lymphoedema bandaging update course wtih Susan Desborough at the St Giles Hospice Macmillan Lymphoedema Academy in September 2012.
1st Casley Smith International Conference. Master classes in Lymphoedema. October 2010 in Holland.
Tsuboki face massage with Anne Parry - May 2010.
Advanced training in Psychodramatic Bodywork - 4 modules of 5 days - 2008-2011. More than 40 days of assisting in Introductory and Intermediate levels of Psychodramatic bodywork training in England, Scotland and Moscow. Yearly Grad group from 2012 - 2017.
2 day training in Aromatherapy Lymphatic Massage with Lotte Rose in June 2009.
Massage and bodywork for women with high-risk pregnancy - 1 day - 2009.
Massage for the postnatal mother - 2 days and case studies - 2008
Diploma in Massage in Pregnancy with Distinction (2006)
Massage during labour - 4 days - Sept 06
British Lymphology Conference in Oct 06 & Sept 05 Refresher in Lymphoedema Management (Nov 06)
NVQ level 3 in Indian Head Massage (2006)
Introduction to Marnitz Therapy in June 2005
Pulsing with Guy Gladstone (1991)
City and Guilds 7307 teacher training qualification (2000)
Mehta Method of Therapeutic Head Massage (1997)
Qualified nursery nurse (3 yr training in Germany – Erzieherin)
MSc in Social Statistics from the University of Southampton(1991).
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List of treatments
- Myofascial Release (MFR) - Saving Hands massage -
- Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy® - ATMAT -
- Seated Acupressure - Indian Head Massage - Pulsing - Reiki -
- Reflexology - Tsuboki Foot Massage - Hopi Ear Candles -
- Hot and Cold Stone Massage - Myofascial dry cupping -
- Aromatherapy Massage - Aromatherapy Lymphatic Massage (ALM) -
- Fertility Massage - Pregnancy Massage - Post-natal Massage -
- Dorn Method - Breuss Massage -
- Manual Lymphatic Drainage (MLD) - Deep Oscillation -
- Holistic Facial - Face Vitality - Total Detox -
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