Here at Sandville we are committed to offering a range of Complimentary therapies for everyone. There are no appointments you just turn up at the centre, have a brief consultation, during which you will be advised of all the types of treatments available.
We offer the following, non-medical, complimentary therapies.
This is a naturally occurring state of mind which can be defined as a heightened state of focused concentration. It can help in many ways i.e pain management, anxiety, depression, sleep disorders along with relaxation and de-stressing from everyday life, we will show you how to practice this at home.
(ray-key) is Japanese for ‘universal life energy', and is also a word used to describe a system of natural healing. It is a healing technique based on the principle that the therapist can channel energy into the patient by means of touch, to activate the natural healing processes of the patient's body and restore physical and emotional well-being.
This is a form of holistic medicine used by over 200 million people worldwide to treat both acute and chronic conditions. Homeopathy is a system of natural health care that has been in worldwide use for over 200 years. Homeopathy treats each person as a unique individual with the aim of stimulating their own healing ability.
Reflexology is an alternative medicine involving application of pressure to the feet with specific thumb, finger, and hand techniques. Reflexology works on the principle that there are locations on the feet which correspond to all areas of the body. The correct pressure applied to these reflex points by trained hands can unblock vital energy pathways where necessary and therefore create a state of equilibrium or balance within the body.
INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE
Indian Head Massage is based on the ayurvedic system of healing which has been practiced in India for over a thousand years. The aim of Indian head massage is to release the stress that has accumulated in the tissues, muscles and joints of the head, face, neck and shoulders.
Hydrotherapy is the use of water in the treatment of different conditions, including arthritis and related rheumatic complaints. It differs from swimming because it involves special exercises that you do in a warm-water pool. The water temperature is usually 33–36ºC, which is warmer than a typical swimming pool.
In addition to the above we also offer Form Therapy, Massage, Bowens Therapy and have a Chiropodist available.
Please contact the centre if you have any questions about the therapies we have available.