Therapies


Therapies

 

ACUPUNCTURE

ACUPUNCTURE
A therapeutically powerful branch of Chinese medicine. In Chinese medicine health is seen as a state of dynamic harmony and balance, involving continual movement and change. Acupuncture works directly with the body’s energy/Qi. Practitioners use moxa herb and/or fine, sterile needles inserted into specific points on the body to relieve blockages and disharmony in the body and mind, restoring our ability to move with the flow of life.

BRITISH ACUPUNCTURE COUNCIL (BacC)
63 Jeddo Road, London W12 9HQ
A list of local practitioners is free by sending an SAE to the above address or a complete register can be purchased.
E-mail for a practitioner list: Tel +44 (0) 20 8735 0400 Fax +44 (0) 20 8735 0404 www.acupuncture.org.uk

(BMAS) BRITISH MEDICAL ACUPUNCTURE SOCIETY
12 Maybury House, Higher Whitley, Warrington. Cheshire WA4 4QW
www.medical-puncture.co.uk NORTHERN COLLEGE OF ACUPUNCTURE
61 Micklegate, York YO1 6LJ Tel 01904 343305 www.demon.co.uk.acupuncture/northern

THE COLLEGE OF TRADITION ACUPUNCTURE
Tao House, Queensway, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire CV31 3LZ
www.acupuncture-coll.ac.uk ACUPUNCTURE ASSOCIATION OF CHARTERED PHYSIOTHERAPISTS (AACP)
Membership Secretary – Vibeke Dawson-Mere
Complementary Practice: Castle Street, Mere, Wiltshire BA12 6JE
Tel: 01747 861151; Fax: 01747 861717

THE LONDON COLLEGE OF TRADITIONAL ACUPUNCTURE & ORIENTAL MEDICINE
HR House, 447 High Road, LondonN12 0AZ; Tel 020 8371 0820

SOCIETY OF AURICULAR ACUPUNCTURE
MSAAc member: 50 practitioners, mostly using electro-acupuncture rather than needles.
Nursted Lodge, Nursted, Meopham, Kent DA13 9AD
Tel 01474 813902; www.auricularacupuncture.org.uk

ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE

ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE
An educational technique which improves overall mental and physical well being.
It teaches you to use your body more efficiently, have balance and poise with minimum tension
and avoid pain, strain and injury.

ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE INTERNATIONAL (ATI) has offices in eleven countries world wide.
The United Kingdom regional co-ordinator, Lee Warren can be contacted at
66C Thurlestone Road, West Norwood, London SE27 0PD
ATI have an extensive and informative web site. www.ati-net.com.uk

THE SOCIETY OF TEACHERS OF ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE
129 Camden Mews, London NW1 9AH
To search for a teacher in your local area, Tel 0207 284 3338 www.stat.org.uk

THE SOCIETY OF TEACHERS OF ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE (STAT)
703 teachers. For a list send a 35p SAE to 20 London House, 266 Fulham Road, London SW10 9EL
Tel 0171 351 0828; www.stat.org.uk

INSTITUTE OF CRANIOSACRAL STUDIES
4 Ennerdale Road, ReadingRG2 7HH Tel: 0118 986 3986

ANTHROPOSOPHICAL MEDICINE

ANTHROPOSOPHICAL MEDICINE
Practitioners are medically qualified but treatment focuses on the whole person, not just the physical symptom. Practitioners aim to stimulate the body’s natural healing forces using homeopathic and plant remedies, massage, medical baths, art therapy, eurhythmy therapy and counselling. Used in NHS general practice, care for the disabled, in-patient therapy.

ANTHROPOSOPHICAL MEDICAL ASSOCIATION (AMA)
25 practitioners. Enquiries to Anthroposophical Medical Movement, c/o Park Attwood Clinic, Trimply, Bewdley, Worcs DY12 1RE Tel 0129 986 1561

AROMATHERAPY

AROMATHERAPY
The healing success of Aromatherapy is due to the therapeutic effects of the essential oils used in an aromatherapy treatment. These oils are readily absorbed by the body. Essential oils are the fragrant chemical substances extracted from aromatic plants and are found in different parts of plants, flowers, seeds, nuts, roots, leaves, stems, rinds, sap, wood or bark. Aromatherapy treatment can be administered by massage, inhalation, compressions and baths and focuses on all aspects of health and peace of mind.

AOC THE AROMATHERAPY ORGANIZATIONS COUNCIL
P O Box 19834, London SE25 6WF
Tel/Fax 0181 251 7912 www.dunromin.demon.co.uk/aromatherapy/therapies

IFA INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF AROMATHERAPISTS
20 A The Mall  Ealing Broadway  London W5 2PJ 020 8567 2243/020 8567 1923 www.ifaroma.org

RQA THE REGISTER OF QUALIFIED AROMATHERAPISTS
P O Box 3431, Danbury, Chelmsford, Essex CM3 4UA
Tel 01206 393465 www.rqa-uk.org

AUTOGENICS

AUTOGENIC THERAPY
A system of healing which uses simple mental exercises to link mind and body to bring about profound relaxation for self-healing and stress reduction.

BRITISH AUTOGENIC SOCIETY
The Administrator, The Royal London Homeopathic Hospital, Great Ormond Street, London WC1N 3HR
For information of therapy training or to contact a practicing therapist in your area go to Tel 020 7713 6336
www.autogenic-therapy.org.uk

AYURVEDA

AYURVEDA
An ancient Indian system of healing based on balancing the three elements or doshas in the body to restore and maintain good health. Can involve a combination of herbal medicine, massage, sauna, dietary advice and pulse diagnosis.

THE AYURVEDIC COMPANY OF GREAT BRITAIN
For details of accredited practitioners send an SAE to 50 Penywern Road, Earls Court, LondonSW5 9SX

AYURVEDIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION UK MAMA 1079 Garratt Lane, Tooting, London SW17 0LN

THE COLLEGE OF AYURVEDA UK
20 Annes Grove, Great Linford, Milton Keynes MK14 5DR Tel 01908 664518 www.ayurveda-college.co.uk

MAHARISIHI AYUR-VEDA HEALTH CENTRES UK
Nationwide network of centres. For details of your nearest centre and information about this branch of ayurveda send an SAE to FREEPOST WN5 5128, Skelmersdale, Lancashire WN8 6BR Tel: 0990 143733

BACH THERAPY

BACH FLOWER THERAPY
A complete healing system used to treat emotional problems such as fear and hopelessness.
The remedies are made from the flowers of wild plants, bushes and trees, and work to restore a positive outlook.

DR EDWARD BACH CENTRE
300 practitioners; members of ICM and BCMA. For register of practitioners write to:
The Bach Centre, Mount Vernon, Sotwell, Wallingford, Oxfordshire OX10 0PZ Tel: 01491 834678 or visit the website for all the information on flower remedies, referrals to a therapist, special courses, buy remedies, distance learning, books and videos regarding flower therapy, or take a tour of the centre www.bachcentre.com

THE BATES ASSOCIATION OF GREAT BRITAIN
25 practitioners for register and information to P O Box 25, Shoreham-by-Sea BN34 6ZF
Tel 01273 422090 www.seeing.org

BIOMAGNETIC THERAPY

BIOMAGNETIC THERAPY
A system combining the principles of acupuncture and osteopathy – without needles of manipulation. Practitioners put small magnets on the eight extraordinary meridians to rebalance the body’s structure and energy flow.

THE BRITISH BIO MAGNETIC ASSOCIATION MBBA
Affiliated to PIA. For local practitioners send an SAE to The Williams’s Clinic, 31 Marychurch Road, Torquay, Devon TQ1 3JF

BOWEN THERAPY

BOWEN THERAPY
A gently, non-invasive therapy that works on the connective tissue of the muscle. A remedial, holistic, gentle, effective light touch therapy.

BOWTECH AND THE BOWEN ASSOCIATION (UK)
PO Box 4358, Dorchester, Dorset DT2 7XX Tel 0700 (Bowtech) 269 8324; www.bowen-technique.co.uk

The only UK/European Bowan Association Accredited by the BowanTherapyAcademy of Australia, the Original Unchanged form of the Bowen Technique. Member of the BCMA

EUROPEAN COLLEGE OF BOWEN STUDIES
38 Portway, Frome BA11 1QU Tel / Fax: 01373 461873; www.TheBowenTechnique.com

BIODANZA

BIODANZA
The Argentinian Art and Biodanza professor Patricia Martello introduced into the UK this technique to restore psychological, motor, emotional and organic balance in our daily life, through dance, music, singing and exercises of human communication for everybody.

ROLANDO TORO SCHOOL OF BIODANZA in the UK
Director: Patrica Martello, 48 Clifford Avenue, LondonSW14 7BP Tel / Fax 020 8392 1433

BREEMA

BREEMA
Breema is a method of bodywork which is practiced on a padded floor with the recipient fully dressed. Supported movements, firm yet gentle stretches, precise and gradual leans into the muscles, nurturing brushes and holding postures and a wide variety of playfully rhythmic movements.

THE BREEMA CENTRE
6076 Claremont Avenue, Oakland, CA94618USA Tel 001 510 428 0937; www.breema.com

BUDDHISM

THE BUDDHIST SOCIETY UK
58 Eccleston Square, LondonSW1V 1PH Tel 0207 834 5858

AMIDA TRUST, SUKHAVATI BUDDHIST CENTRE
21 Sussex Way, FinsburyPark, London N7 6RT www.buddhanet.net

CHIROPODY

CHIROPRACTIC
A system of gentle manipulation to treat various disorders of the joints and muscles and their effect on the nervous system. For back and neck pain, headaches, migraine and sports injuries. McTimoney chiropractic is a gentle and whole body manipulative method.

BRITISH ASSOCIATE OF APPLIED CHIROPRACTIC
3 Meadows Close, Skipton-under-Wychwood, Oxford OX7 6BY

BRITISH CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION
Blagrave House, 17 Blagrave Street, Reading, Berks RG1 1QB Tel 0118 950 5950 www.chiropractic-uk.co.uk

McTIMONEY CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION
Crowmarch, Gifford Wallingford OX10 8JD Tel 01491 829211 www.mctimoney-chiropractic.org

SCOTTISH CHIROPRACTIC ASSOCIATION
16 Jenny Moore’s Road, St Boswell’s TD6 0AL Tel 01835 823645

COLONIC IRRIGATION

COLONIC HYDROTHERAPY
Cleanses the colon using purified water to flush away toxic waste gases, faecal matter and mucus.

COLONIC INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION RCT/MCIA
65 multi-disciplined practitioners: member of ICM and BCMA. For register send a business size SAE to 16 English Lane, LondonNW3 4TG Tel / Fax: 0207 483 1595

COLOUR THERAPY

COLOUR THERAPY
Colour therapy uses colour to help treat mental, emotional and physical problems. Colour comes from light, and the differing frequencies of different colours can be used to help reduce blood pressure. Colour can be used in many different ways, from drawings, to light to coloured oils and even crystals. It can also be used in combination with other therapies.

COLOUR THERAPEUTICS AURA-SOMA
Use dual coloured oils for colour-based therapy, 300 teachers worldwide. 30 in the UK.
For information, courses and your nearest therapist contact: Auro-Soma, South Road, Tetford, Lincolnshire LN9 6QB
Tel 01507 533581

THE ORACLE SCHOOL OF COLOUR
Pauline Wills, 9 Wyndale Avenue, LondonNW9 9PT Tel / Fax: 020 8204 7672

THE COLOUR THERAPY ASSOCIATION
Not affiliated to any particular training school CTA has around 200 members and is a member of the ICM. For more information about colour therapy, training to be a therapist or for your nearest practitioner send an SAE to: PO Box 16756, LondonSW20 8ZW

COUNSELLING & PSYCHOTHERAPY

COUNSELLING
Advice and support given to help a person cope with a particular problem. Suitable for relationship problems, bereavement, emotional distress, drink, drugs, life crises, etc. Psychotherapy focuses on psychological methods for treating mental and emotional problems. The aim is to help personal development and self-understanding. Many approaches, including Jungian theory, client-centred therapy, group therapy and family therapy.

BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR COUNSELLING & PSYCHOTHERAPY (BACP)
1 Regent Place, Rugby, Warwicks, CV21 2PJ Tel 0870 443 5252

BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR COUNSELLING (BAC)
886 organizational members. The BAC aims to raise standards of training and practice and provide support for counselors. For practitioner list, send SAE to: 1 Regent Place, Rugby, Warwickshire CV21 2PJ
Tel 01788 550899

THE NATIONAL COUNCIL FOR PSYCHOTHERAPY (UKCP)
Organizational member of the British Association for Counseling. Represents the practice of psychological therapy on a full eclectic basis. Send SAE to: Head Office, Hazelwood, Broadmead, Sway, Lymington, Hants SO41 6DH
Tel 01590 683770

UK COUNCIL FOR PSYCHOTHERAPY (UKCP)
77 member organizations accredited. National register of practitioners. Write to:
UKCP, 167-169 Great Portland Street, LondonW1N 5FB Tel 0207 436 3002

COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE ASSOCIATION (CMA)
Represents the interests of a large number of therapists. Runs a referrals scheme to help you find a registered practitioner. 142 Greenwich High Road, London SE10 8NN
Tel 0208 305 571

CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY

CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY
The whole bodywork treatment using palpation and subtle manipulative techniques to encourage the body to rebalance and heal itself.

CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION (CTA)
For a list of practitioners and information send an SAE to 27 Old Gloucester Street, London WC1N 3XX
Tel: 01868 884121 www.craniosacral.co.uk

CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY EDUCATIONAL TRUST
78 York Street, LondonW1H 1DP Tel / Fax: 07000 785 778 www.cranio.co.uk

INSTITUTE OF CRANIOSACRAL STUDIES
4 Ennerdale Road, ReadingRG2 7HH Tel 0188 986 3986 www.craniosacralstudies.co.uk

THE COLLEGE OF CRANIOSACRAL THERAPY
9 St Georges Mews, Primrose Hill, London NW1 8TE Tel 020 7483 0121

THE UPLEGER INSTITUTE UK
450 practitioners. For local practitioner send SAE to: 52 Main Street, PerthPH2 7HB Tel 01738 444 404

CRYSTAL THERAPY

CRYSTAL THERAPY
A treatment using crystals on the body’s energy field. Crystals are used to direct the patient or can be placed on specific parts of the body that require treatment.

THE INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF CRYSTAL HEALING THERAPISTS (IACHT)
Offers a 2 year professional diploma course to qualify as a crystal healing therapy practitioner recognized by the Affiliation of Crystal Healing Organizations, the British Complementary Medical Association and Institute of Complementary Medicine. Courses take place in Manchester, Nottingham, Blackpool and Scotland. Contact the IACHT,:
PO Box 344, ManchesterM60 2EZ. Tel 01200 426061. Fax 01200 444776.

Crystals for healing are supplied by mail order worldwide. Contact Angel as above. Definitive books written by IACHT founder member Hazel Raven “Crystal Healing Therapy. The Complete Practitioners Guide” and Crystal Healing Therapy: “A Vibrational Journey through the Chakras” are available from Raven, PO Box 660, ManchesterM60 2SN

INTERNAL FOUNDATION OF CRYSTAL, SOUND AND NATURAL THERAPY
For list of practitioners, SAE to 34 Elton Court, Horny Lane, Liverpool L18 3HQ Tel 0151 722 8491

THE SCHOOL OF ELECTRO-CRYSTAL THERAPY
Over 80 qualified Electro-Crystal Therapy practitioners in UK. For details send SAE to
117 Lond Drive, South Ruislip, Middlesex HA4 0HL Tel 0280 841 1716

FELDENKRAIS

FELDENKRAIS
A gentle therapy which encourages an awareness of movement. Relieves muscular and joint problems by increasing flexibility.

THE FELDENKRAIS GUILD UK
35 practitioners. For details of local therapists write to PO Box 370, LondonN10 3XA

FENG SHUI

FENG SHUI
The Feng Shui Society, 377 Edgware Road, LondonW2 1BT Tel: +44 (0) 7050 289 200

HEALING

HEALING
The healer is a channel for the transfer of a healing energy to the patient, either by touch or by distant prayer / meditation.

ASSOCIATION PROFESSIONAL HEALERS
92 Station Road, BamberBridge, Preston PR5 6QP Tel / Fax: 01772 316726

THE CONFEDERATION OF HEALING ORGANISATIONS

The CHO is the leading charity advancing the practice of Healing: promoting its benefits as a recognised complementary therapy by providing education, research and information to a wider audience of Healing and healthcare practitioners and society as a whole.  Please contact by telephone 0300 3020021 or by email admin@the-cho.org.uk

INTERNAL SELF-REALISATION HEALING ASSOCIATION (ISRHA)
70 members dedicated to professionalism with love. Most healers are trained or training in progressive counselling. Animals also healed. For details send SAE to 1 Hamlyn Road, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 8HS Tel 01458 831353

COLLEGE OF HEALING
250 practitioners: members of the BCMA. For a list of local healers in your area send SAE to
Runnings Park, Croft Bank, West Malvern, Worcestershire WR14 4DU Tel 01684 566450

NATIONAL FEDERATION OF SPIRITUAL HEALERS
3400 Healer Members plus 2100 Probationer Members. To find a therapist in your area telephone 0845 123 2767 or write to NFSH, Old Manor Farm Studio, Church Street, Sunbury-on-Thames, Middlesex TW16 6RG – For general enquiries, including details of training courses, telephone 0845 123 2777 or visit www.nfsh.org.uk

HEALTH KINESIOLOGY

HEALTH KINESIOLOGY
HK is an holistic system of natural health care which uses muscle testing to identify the areas of stress in the body – and in the mind – and then find the best way to remove these stresses by using gentle yet powerful energy-correcting techniques, to help the body recover from illness, allergies, stress and pain.

HEALTH KINESIOLOGY UK
HK UK has a web site containing details of the therapy, case histories, details of the training programme and a regional map showing the 120+ registered therapists in UK. Phone 08707 655980 or see www.hk4health.co.uk

HELLERWORK
A bodywork. A derivative of Rolfing. Hellerwork consists of three things merged together; deep tissue bodywork which aims to restructure the body and realign it with gravity; movement re-education, which aims to teach people more effective ways of using their bodies so they can re-create the same tensions and rigidity as before; and dialogue, along psychological lines, that gives the client a chance to look at the physiological component of stress that may be present in their life.

For more information and a list of Hellerworkers send an SAE to Suite 211, Coppergate House,
16 Brune Street, London E1 7NJ Tel 020 7721 770

HERBALISM

HERBALISM
Uses plants to treat disease.

GENERAL COUNCIL AND REGISTER OF CONSULTANT HERBALISTS DBTH MRH
158 practitioners. For register send an SAE and four first class stamps to 32 King Edwards Road, Swansea SA1 4LL
Tel 01792 655886

THE INSTITUTE OF TRADITIONAL HERBAL MEDICINE AND AROMATHERAPY
12 Prentices Lane, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 4LF Tel: 01394 388386

THE PASKETT NUTRITIONAL MEDICINE COLLEGE
14 Southgate Chambers, Launceston, Cornwall PL15 9DY Tel 01566 773731

OSTEOPATHY

OSTEOPATHY
A system of healing that works on the physical structure of the body. Practitioners use manipulation, massage and stretching techniques.

THE BRITISH SCHOOL OF OSTEOPATHY
275 Borough High Street, LondonSE1 1JE Tel 020 7930 9254

THE COLLEGE OF OSTEOPATHS
13 Furzehill Road, Borehamsood, Hertfordshire WD6 2DG

OSTEOPATHIC INFORMATION SERVICE (Forms part of the General Osteopathic Council)
Tel 020 7357 6655 www.osteopathy.org.uk

GENERAL OSTEOPATHIC COUNCIL
Osteopathy House, 176 Tower Bridge Road, LondonSE1 3LU Tel 020 7357 6655

POLARITY THERAPY

POLARITY THERAPY
A polarity therapist will use bodywork, awareness skills, diet and stretching exercises to help the body / mind heal itself naturally.

UNITED KINGDOM POLARITY THERAPY ASSOCIATION
80 practitioners; members of BCMA and ICM. For further details send an SAE and £2 to
Monomark House, 27 Old Gloucester Street, London WC1N 3XX
Tel 01483 417714

RADIONICS ASSOCIATION
Baerlein House, Goose Green, Deddington, Oxford OX15 0SZ Tel 01869 338852

BRITISH REBIRTH SOCIETY
59 Panmure Close, Highbury, London N5 1AG

REFLEXOLOGY

REFLEXOLOGY
Works on the principle that reflex points on the feet correspond to every part of the body. By working on these points, blockages in the energy pathways are released.

ASSOCIATION OF REFLEXOLOGISTS (AoR)
3500 members. For a free copy of its register of practitioners send SAE to 27 Old Gloucester Street, LondonWC1N 3XX

BRITISH REFLEXOLOGY ASSOCIATION (BRA)
Monks Orchard, Whitbourne, Worcs WR6 5RB www.britreflex.co.uk Tel 01886 821207

INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF REFLEXOLOGISTS (IFR)
76-78 Edridge Road, Croyden, Surrey CR0 1EF Tel 020 8667 9458 www.reflexology-ifr.com

THE INTERNATIONAL INSTITUTE OF REFLEXOLOGY UK
Affiliated to the IMC. For a register send A3 50p SAE to 255 Turleigh, Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire BA15 2HG
Tel / Fax: 01225 865899

OXFORD SCHOOL OF REFLEXOLOGY
45 High Street, Wheatley, Oxford OX33 1XX Tel 0800 970 1559

REFLEXOLOGIST’S SOCIETY
625 practitioners affiliated to the BCMA and ICM. For a list of local practitioners send SAE to 249 Fosse Road, LeicesterLE3 1AE Tel 01162 825511

YORKSHIRE SCHOOL OF REFLEXOLOGY
1 Poplar Grove, Harden, Bingley BD16 1LW Tel 01525 272944

REIKI

REIKI
A non-invasive spiritual healing method where practitioners channel universal energy to the recipient. It works for general well being and encourages the body to heal itself physically and emotionally.

THE REIKI ASSOCIATION
For a list of practitioners send an SAE to Mel Jones, Cornbrook House, Clee Hill, Ludlow, Shropshire SY8 3QQ Tel 01981 550829 10am – 2pm weekday
For information regarding Reiki surf the net.
www.reiki,7gen,com,uk

ROLFING
A bodywork. Deep manipulation of the fascia (muscle connective tissue) to re-balance the body. Used to improve posture, relieve injuries and release trapped emotions. For more information call 0171 834 1493. Or to find out more about The Rolf Institute of Structural Integration, www.rolf.org/about

SHAMANISM
A cross cultural body of ancient techniques used to achieve well being and healing. Techniques involve drumming, chanting, journeying and communing within an ordinary state of reality.

THE SACRED TRUST
For a list of practitioners and further information send an SAE to PO Box 603, Bath, Somerset BA1 2ZU
Tel: 01225 852615

SHIATSU

SHIATSU
Ancient treatment literally translating from Japanese as “finger pressure”. It works off the bodies pressure points. Practitioners use fingers and thumbs to balance energy flow.

THE SHIATSU COLLEGE, LONDON
PO Box 31469, LondonW4 2YT Tel / Fax 020 8987 0208 www.shiatsucollege.co.uk

SHIATSU SOCIETY
East Lands Court, St Peters Road, Rugby CV21 3OP Tel 01788 555051 www.shiatsu.org

SHIATSU INTERNATIONAL
Maulak Chambers, The Centre, High Street, Halstead, Essex CO9 2AJ Tel 01787 220373

THE EUROPEAN SHIATSU SCHOOL
Central Office, Highbanks, Lockeridge, Marlborough, Wiltshire SN8 4EQ Tel 01672 513444 www.shiatsu.org.uk

LIFE ENERGIES INTERNATIONAL PLC
The Coach House, The Avenue, Odstock, Wiltshire SP5 4JA Tel 01722 3402321 www.life-energies.com

THE SKENAR TRAINING CENTRE
10 Worsworth Road, SalisburySP1 3BH Tel / Fax: 01722 324093 www.netscenar.com

ICET LTD
808A High Road, North Finchley, London N12 9QU Tel 020 8446 2210 www.icet.net

TAI CHI UK
25 Arrol House, Rockingham Street, LondonSE1 6QJ Tel 020 7407 4775

TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE

TRADITIONAL CHINESE MEDICINE
Based on the concept of restoring the flow of Qi, vital energy in the body. Acupuncture and Chinese herbas are used to balance the body. Practitioners may also use diet therapy and massage.

REGISTER OF CHINESE HERBAL MEDICINE (RCHM)
300 practitioners, member of the British Herbal Practitioners Alliance (BHPA). For information send a SAE plus £2.50 to PO Box 440, Wembley, Middlesex HA9 9NZ

YOGA

YOGA THERAPY
The application of yoga techniques to help people with a wide range of health problems, including back problems, asthma, arthritis, ME and MS. Practitioners devise a personal yoga routine to suit your condition.

THE BRITISH WHEEL OF YOGA
Is the governing body for Yoga in Great Britain. Is a registered charity, is the largest organisation for yoga in Britain with over 4000 members. Has a nationwide network of over 1500 teachers and local representatives. Has weekend and day schools throughout the country. For more information or to find a local practitioner contact at:
25 Jermyn Street, Sleaford, Lincs NG34 7RU www.bwy.org.uk

THE YOGA FOR HEALTH FOUNDATION
Ickwell Bury, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire SG18 9EF Tel 01767 627271 Fax 01767 627266

YOGA THERAPY CENTRE
Regulating body for yoga therapy: 20 practitioners; member of ICM. For a list of practitioners send an SAE to: The Royal Homeopathic Hospital, 60 Great Ormond Street Hospital, London WC1N 3HR

DRU YOGA
Heart, Body and Mind Therapy. Unique collection of flowing movements and sequences to uplift and balance your emotions, develop vitality and strength. Exercises which systematically activate and tone joints, muscles, internal organs and releases toxins. Improves breathing, helps to banish asthma, bronchitis, useful for women with PMS and the menopause, anyone with depression, digestive disorders and stress related conditions. For information contact
Life Foundation School of Therapeutics, International Course Centre, Nant Francon, Bethesda, Bangor, North Wales LL57 3LX Tel 01943 467189 www.lifefoundation.co.uk

ZERO BALANCING

ZERO BALANCING
A bodywork. A combination of hands-on work and energetic healing used mainly to relieve neck and bank pain, headaches and stress. For further information and general enquiries send SAE

ZBAUK
Zanna Heighton, 10 Victoria Grove, Bridport, Dorset DT6 3AA Tel 01308 420007

BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR BEHAVIORAL AND COGNITIVE PHYSIOTHERAPISTS
The Golbe Centre, PO Box 9, Accrington BB5 0XB Tel 01254 875277

BRITISH ASSOCIATION OF HOMEOPATHIC VETERINARY SURGEONS
11 practitioners, Send a SAE, details of species and diagnosis to Chinham House, Stanford-in-the-Vale, Farfingdon, Oxon SN7 8NQ

COMPLIMENTARY MEDICINE ASSOCIATIONS

BRITISH COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE ASSOCIATION
PO Box 5122BournemouthBH8 OWG Tel/Fax 0845 345 5977 www.bcma.co.uk E-mail : info@bcma.co.uk

COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE ASSOCIATION
Represents the interests of a large number of therapists. Runs referrals scheme to help you find a registered practitioner. 142 Greenwich High Road, LondonSE10 8NN www.the-cma.org.uk

COUNCIL FOR COMPLEMENTARY MEDICINE ASSOC CCAM
Sets standards. For information send SAE and £200 to Park House, 206-208 Latimer Road, London W10 6RE
Tel 0181 9683 826

COUNCIL FOR COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE
63 Jeddo Road, LondonW12 9HQ Tel 0208 735 0632

INSTITUTE FOR COMP MEDICINE
Provides public information. Organises research, supervises training and sets practitioner standards. For information send an SAE and 2 loose first class stamps to PO Box 194, LondonSE16 1QZ www.icmedicine.co.uk

THE BRITISH COUNCIL OF COMP MEDICINE
Works for public education, sets standards and discipline.

THE BRITISH HOMEOPATHIC DENTAL ASSOCIATION Dhom
150 practitioners. Members are dentists with homeopathic training.
Send an SAE to 12 Wellington Road, Watford, Herts WD1 1QT

THE BRITISH HOLISTIC MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
Roland Thomas House, RoyalShrewsburyHospital, South ShrewsburySY3 8XF

THE BRITISH REGISTER OF COMPLEMENTARY PRACTITIONERS
Linked to the British Council, it is made up of 18 autonomous divisions. For further information, send SAE with three first class stamps to PO Box 194, LondonSE16 1QZ

FEDERATION OF HOLISTIC THERAPISTS
3rd Floor, Eastleigh House, Upper Market Street, Eastleigh, Hampshire SO50 9FD
Tel 023 8048 8900 www.fht.org.uk

THE SOCIETY OF HOLISTIC PRACTITIONERS
Register massage (DTM) Counselling (DTC) Street Care (DSPC) and other therapists.
For a list, send SAE to 4 Craigpark, Dennistown, Glasgow G31 2NA Tel 0141 554 5808

OTHER CENTRES & ASSOCIATIONS

ACTIVE BIRTH CENTRE
For catalogue and details write to 25 Bickerton Road, LondonN19 5JT Tel 0207 561 9006

BLACKMORES UK
Willowtree Marina, West Quay Drive, Yeading, Middlesex UB4 9TA – Tel 0208 842 3956

BRONZE DRAGON INTERNATIONAL
Introductory and internationally recognised practitioner training courses in NLP, Crystal Therapy, Reiki and Shamanism. St John’s House, 2 St John’s Street, York YO31 7QT Tel 01904 636216 www.bronze-dragon.com

FLOAT TANK ASSOCIATION UK
For information write to PO Box 11024, LondonSW4 7ZF

FRIENDS OF THE EARTH TRUST
26-28 Underwood Street, LondonN1 7QJ Tel 0171 490 1555

INTERNAL REGISTER OF HOLISTIC THERAPISTS
A register of beauty massage and reflexology therapists listed by area. Send £4 to
38a Portsmouth Road, Woolston, Southampton, Hampshire SO19 9AD Tel 01703 422695

MACROBIOTIC ASSOC OF GREAT BRITAIN
For information send SAE to The Tardis, 34 Banbury Road, Ettington, Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire CV37 7SU

PATHWAYS
Network Services, 12 Southcote Road, LondonN19 5BJ Tel 0207 607 7852 Fax 0207 609 7112

SOIL ASSOCIATION
Bristol House, 40-56 Victoria Street, BristolBS1 6BY Tel 0117 929 0661

THE COLLEGE OF NATURAL THERAPY
133 Gateley Road, Gateley, Cheadle, Cheshire SK8 4PD Tel 0161 491 4314

THE LONDON COLLEGE OF MASSAGE LTD
5 Newman Passage, London W1P 3PF Tel 020 7323 3574

THE RADIONIC & RADIESTHESIA TRUST
Maperton, Wincanton, Somerset BA9 8EH Tel 01963 32651

THE UK TAI CHI ASSOC
For a list of local teachers send an A5 SAE to PO Box 159, Bromley, KentBR1 3XX

Transcendental Meditation                                                                                                             at lowest fee’s in UK taught by independent & highly experienced teachers : www.tm-meditation.co.uk + www.meditationtrust.com + 01843.841010

TRANCENDENTAL MEDITATION ASSOC

For details of your nearest centre write to FREEPOST, London SW1P 4YY Tel 0990 143 733

WELEDA (UK) LTD
Heanor Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 8DR Tel 0115 944 8200

 

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