Reflexology, Pregnancy Reflexology, Stone Sole Therapy, Bodytalk, Other Therapies in Farnborough, Hampshire
Gaia Holistic Therapies, based in Farnborough inthe Surrey Hampshire Berkshire borders region and close to Fleet, Camberley, Aldershot, Sandhurst and offers a range of treatments, designed to work with the person and enhance the body's own healing abilities, allowing the body and mind to unwind and totally relax, thereby optimising the healing effects of the treatment.
My name is Sheila Lindop and my practice is based in Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 8BP, but close to Camberley, Aldershot, Fleet and surrounding areas. I am a fully qualified and insured Reflexologist, Bodytalker and Counsellor (although I do not now offer Counselling as a therapy). I have worked as a Reflexologist since 2005 and am registered as a Fellow member of the Association of Reflexologists.
I have also done post qualification studies in Maternity (pregnancy) Reflexology and courses on fertility issues incorporating Precision Linking. I continue to attend training days to update my knowledge and skills, including Reflexology Lymph Drainage, which is gaining a reputation in helping those who have breast cancer, but it is also very helpful for lots of other conditions as well.
I have done a course on Mindful Reflexology and had a number of clients suffering with anxiety, depression and insomnia, this protocol has been successful in helping to support lessening the anxiety and stress and depression and helping them to sleep better.
I have attended an Aromareflex course and can now blend some oils (from a carefully selected range) for your individual use in the treatment and take a small pot home with you. Please let me know in advance if this would be of interest to you. There is a small extra charge.
Reflexology continues to be a developing therapy and there are always lots of new things to learn which can then be used to enhance my treatments.
I love doing reflexology and part of my passion for doing it is because it has helped me on my health and well-being journey over many years. Working with all the different aspects and range of clients is fascinating but in addition I have a special interest in pregnancy and pre-conception, sub-fertility, preparation for IVF. I would like to encourage both partners to come for reflexology, as I think the men sometimes get forgotten and it is important for both partners to be as healthy as possible.
I work with a whole range of clients and am not limited to fertility etc. As a result of Covid and all the stresses and anxiety it has it has produced in our daily lives over the past two years, I have had a number of clients now who have found reflexology very helpful in helping them feel more balanced.
I am excited to be able to offer Bodytalk (www.bodytalksystem.com) and am a Certified Bodytalk Practitioner. This is a relatively new ground breaking therapy and I have had some good results so far. Lots more information on the Bodytalk page. Reflexology and Bodytalk can complement each other very well.
I also offer hot stone reflexology, a great addition to your Reflexology treatment in the cold winter period, or at any other time too. As time needs to be allowed to heat the stones prior notice is required, so let me know when you book your appointment if you would like to incorporate hot stone reflexology. There is an additional £5 charge.
I am still continuing with the covid precautions I already have in place and follow guidance from the Association of Reflexologists. I ask that you continue to wear a face mask at your appointment as we are a close contact service. I offer appointments on Tuesdays and Wednesdays between 11.30 am and last appointment 4.30 pm. Appointments will be spaced out to allow for cleaning etc. between clients. I also offer appointments at other times on request, so please do contact me if you need another time. Please read the Corona virus information at the bottom of the page.
Gaia Holistic Therapies is located in Farnborough, close to the M3, A331 and A325, and is easily accessible from Farnborough, Farnham, Fleet, Frimley, Mytchett, Ash, Camberley, Yateley, Sandhurst and Aldershot.
Most of my clients find the easiest way to contact me is to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org for an appointment or you can telephone me, on 07810 634712 (mobile) or on the landline 01252 515814 for an appointment. I am always very happy to discuss any of the treatments before you book. If I'm not available to take your call personally please leave me a message and I will return your call as soon as possible.
Payment by bank transfer is preferred but you can still pay by cash if you prefer. I can no longer accept cheques.
The Association of Reflexologists have been working very hard on guidance for safe practice and I continue to follow their recommendations. All clients (unless exempt) will need to wear a face covering or mask and I will also be wearing a mask. We have now been advised that we no longer have to do a pre appointment covid check before each appointment but I do ask that if you feel unwell for any reason you let me know so we can discuss re-arranging your appointment if necessary. I prefer to err on the side of caution to try and take sensible precautions to prevent passing on any infections. If you have had a Covid jab you should wait for a week before having reflexology.
Whilst I normally have a 24 hour cancellation policy, I am dropping this for the time being because I would much rather you re-arranged your appointment if you or one of your family are feeling unwell, Covid related or not. The important thing is to try and make it as safe as possible for everyone. The same would apply to me and my household.
Gift vouchers are also still available and will have a one year expiry date.
I am so pleased that we are back to offering reflexology appointments, as they were before Covid. . During lockdown I have done a couple of online courses, one called Round about Digestion, and also Round about Respiration by the excellent Danish Reflexology tutors, Peter Lund Franson and Dorthe Krogsgaard. I have also done a course on the Release points by Chi Medics and look forward to incorporating what I have learnt into my sessions, where appropriate. My own feeling is that we need reflexology more than ever these days, and if you are reading this page and are thinking about it then do come and give it a try or ring me to have a chat tonsee what benefits it can bring to you.
Pages updated on 2 May 2022