Helen is trained at ITEC level for her Complementary Therapies, Helen is qualified in Advanced Aromatherapy, Advanced aromatherapy techniques, Advanced massage techniques, Aromatherapy, Body massage, Counselling, Ear candling, Facial, Hawaiian massage, Indian head massage, Reiki, Seated acupressure massage, Stone therapy massage. Helen has a whole toolbox of skills to suit your needs. Helen is finishing her diploma in cancer care too alongside the continued development she undertakes constantly.
Helen is with the FHT (The Federation of Holistic Therapists) and follows the strict Code of Conduct and Professional Practice which clearly defines the high standards expected of FHT members and offers guidance on how these standards are to be met.
This means that Helen has qualifications that meet national minimum standards and is insured to practise those therapies they are qualified in; abides by the FHT Code of Conduct and Professional Practice; is subject to a robust disciplinary procedure if a formal complaint is made.
The Accredited Registers programme was launched in 2012 to accredit voluntary registers of professionals working in a variety of health and social care occupations that are not statutorily regulated, such as complementary therapy.
Helen is also on The Complementary Healthcare Therapist Register The Professional Standards Authority is accountable to Parliament, and accreditation by this independent body demonstrates that a voluntary register is managed effectively and adheres to good practice. It enhances public protection and enables service users, employers, healthcare commissioners and the public to choose a practitioner who is competent and behaves in an ethical and compassionate manner.
Kim has over 30 years of experience in terms of her nursing career and as an Aromatherapist. Kim divides her working life by running a team of nurses in wound management for community patients and developing clinical teaching programmes for all levels of health professionals in wound care. The remainder of her time is spent with her true passion which is complementary therapies. Kim also works in a chiropractic practice locally.
Kim is trained in Aromatherapy with the Chalice Foundation and has completed numerous courses with The Middlesex School of Complementary Medicine and The School of Natural Health Sciences. She has a BSc in specialist community nursing and an MSc in Tissue Viability Advancing practice. Kim is trained in Advanced Aromatherapy and also Hot Stone therapy, Ear Candling, Facials and Deep Tissue Massage. Kims currently completing courses in Reflexology, Crystal Healing and Bach Flower remedies.