The aim of this policy is to keep clients safe and well.
We are structuring sessions for you to
have the best (and safest) experience under the "new normal". You will need to complete a Corona Virus Screening form before your first session.
Stay safe and sane. Hope to see you soon. With warm regards, Regina
Clients are expected to judge when it safe for them to seek
treatment. Their consent is assumed when they book and attend an
appointment. They have the option of a very cautious approach with
the non-contact part of the treatment taking place remotely. Hand
washing and sanitising facilities are provided. It is possible to
provide the treatment using disposable gloves.The therapist is prepared to
wear a visor or face covering when the client is on the premises. For extra safety the therapist may wear an apron that can easily be desinfected.
We will undertake infection prevention measures, including
Please be aware that the treatment room has soft furnishings, books and other "non-essential items", which cannot be disinfected.
The massage table has brand new coverings allowing for frequent laudry and disinfection.
At the first session (back) we will do comprehensive Covid-19 screening.
All clients asked at booking and on arrival the following:
If the answer to any of the above questions is "yes" the
treatment will be postponed. The client must inform the therapist
if they develop symptoms before the appointment or post treatment. Clients will be asked to sign this at each session. Should the therapist develop Covid-19 symptoms sessions will be cancelled, possibly at short notice..
Initial consultation client can choose between:
Existing clients: Welcome, check-in, agreement of treatment, etc
Treatment prone (on front), side lying therapist facing away from client, and massage chair:
Treatment on upper body supine (on back) or side lying with the therapist facing client
Treatment on lower body supine (on back) or side lying with the therapist facing client
Specialist supine head and neck treatments:
Seated acupressure treatment is also possible in the garden, weather permitting.
Default in blue, unless agreed otherwise.
The guidance on visors is taken from current government advice: Keeping workers and clients safe during COVID-19 in close contact services
Preferred choice is balance transfer before or after treatment
cheque, cash or card payments are accepted.
I am thinking about my charging and cancellation policy. I would like to be fair both for clients and myself. I do not want people to come when they suspect that they have Covid-19.
The following are options, I have not decided yet. I do invite comments.
Charging policy - rationale for reviewing
You will be asked to sign the before every session:
These are the most common Covid-19 symptoms.
Please sign that you:
During the first session (back) we will go through the following list:
People at high risk from coronavirus include people who:
People at moderate risk from coronavirus include people who:
If have a risk factor (even if it not listed above), please provide details.
Have you had a test for Covid-19?
Have you had Covid-19?
If yes, please describe your experience: when, severity, post-viral effects
Are you a healthcare worker or first-responder (including on a voluntary basis)?
Are you working in laboratory with direct exposure to biological specimens that contain Covid-19?
Are you currently (mostly) shielding?
Is there anything else we should know?
Reviewed 13th July 2020.
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 -
- Treatment for lymphoedema - Treatment after cosmetic surgery -
- Holistic Facial - Face Vitality - Total Detox -
- Virtual treatments -
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