About ali

ali

Hello and many thanks for taking the time to have a look at my website - Here's a bit about me !

Whilst previously working as a Veterinary Nurse for 15yrs, In 2004 I completed my FHT accredited Certificate in Swedish Body Massage. I then became fascinated with Reflexology and went on to complete the AoR certified Reflexology Diploma in 2005.

After taking a break to have my 2 children I went on to continue my professional development as a Reflexology & Massage therapist - such a rewarding career!

Based in Downend, Bristol, I aim to provide a friendly and welcoming environment for you to enjoy your Reflexology or Massage therapy experience.

 

 

 My Qualifications - 

  • Swedish Body Massage (Sept 2004, IIHHT Level 3 Certificate)
  • Reflexology (Oct 2005, AoR Level 3 Diploma)
  • Hot Stone Reflexology
  • VRT - Vertical Reflex Therapy
  • Hands Free Massage (Dynamic Massage / FHT short course)
  • Indian Head Massage 
  • Thai Foot Massage 
  • Infant Massage Instructor 
  • Emergency First Aid at Work  

Further studies have also been completed in the area of - 

  • Reflexology for Conception/Sub Fertility
  • Maternity Reflexology
  • VRT Endocrine Issues and Women's Health
  • Releasing the Lower Back (Dynamic Massage)
  • Releasing the Neck (Dynamic Massage)

.... as well as keeping my knowledge and interests up to date through Continuing Professional Development (CPD).

 A Registered Full Member of the-

Membership of the AoR (MAR) signifies that this reflexologist is highly qualified, has met the strictest standards of reflexology practice, is insured to practise, and is committed to continually developing their skills and knowledge.

As a Reflexologist registered with the 'Associaton of Reflexologists' you can also find my details listed in the 'NHS Choices Directory' - the official NHS England directory of therapists used by the public and healthcare professionals to identify professional practitioners.  

As a Mum of 2 young children my spare time is mostly spent entertaining .. or being entertained (!) .. with them.

I also enjoy running, skiing, spending time outdoors with the family and our dog.