MEET THE LLANDUDNO TEAM
Our Associate Therapists
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Dr John H Griffiths
Director | OsteopathyJohn has diverse experience in life, business and research. He is a registered osteopath with over thirty years in private practice and has helped LEAF Health become the largest practice of its kind in North Wales, and aims oversee its further development into one of the most influential health improvement organisations in Britain.
Director | Hypnotherapy
As Operations Manager, Janet is helping to improve the services offered at LEAF Health coming from a background of setting up and running private medical practices in and around Harley Street, London. She is also a qualified Clinical Hypnotherapist specialising in anxiety, weight loss and smoking cessation.
Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Tuina Medical Massage, Cupping
Rob gained a First Class BSc (Hons) degree in Chinese Medicine and then completed a 2-year post graduate study with world-renown Prof. Shulan Tang. His training covered many traditional subjects associated with Chinese medicine such as Acupuncture, Herbal Medicine, Tuina (medical massage), Cupping, Moxibustion, as well as Western medicine pathophysiology.
Rob founded and lectures at the Jade College of Oriental Medicine in Manchester (www.jadecollege.co.uk), and he is also a co-founder and lecturer at the Xiantian College of Chinese Medicine (www.daoistmed.com), based in Bristol and Glastonbury. In addition, Rob is in high demand as a guest lecturer worldwide.
Henrietta Wynne Finch
Movement Psychotherapy, Craniosacral Therapy
Henrietta is a registered Movement Psychotherapist (ADMP) and Somatic Movement practitioner. She trained at Edgehill University and gained an MA in Movement Psychotherapy, incorporating Body Mind Centering(R) (BMC).
Movement Psychotherapy works on the understanding that we can’t always access what we need to through the thinking mind which can sometimes tell us what we want to hear. Movement Psychotherapy focuses on the feelings, sensations and movements in the body to access our old stories and emotions and to enable us to release them without necessarily talking about them. Henrietta also does hands-on work including craniosacral therapy.
Foot Health Practitioner
Thabo qualified in internationally certified Therapeutic Massage, Reflexology and Biomagnetism in 2015 in Chile, South America, having lived there and given treatments for many years. He is fluent in Spanish.
He qualified as a Foot Health Practitioner with Stone Bridge College in 2018, having gained a distinction in the theory part of the course the previous year. Some of the treatments Thabo offers are nail trimming & shaping; callus reduction; corn removal; fungal nail; thick nails; ingrowing nail; Athlete’s Foot; Verrucas; cracked heels; diabetic foot care; bacterial infection; and Onycholysis.
Human Givens Psychotherapy
Euwan uses a model of psychotherapy called Human Givens. This is an integrative therapy using the most effective elements of other models including Cognitive Behaviour and Solution Focused Therapies, added to its own unique research and practice methods. Human Givens therapy aim is to get people over their problems or traumas in the shortest possible time. Therapists treat a wide range of psychological problems including clinical depression, anxiety states, addictions and post traumatic stress disorders.
Euwan started out as a Physical Therapist and then worked for a number of years as a Hands On Healer, treating both mental and physical problems. He then retrained as a Human Givens therapist thus continuing his healing work in another way.
Francis has a Masters degree in Osteopathy from The British School of Osteopathy in London and is fully registered with the General Osteopathic Council. He has a strong clinical-based knowledge of osteopathic practice including Visceral and Obstetric Osteopathy, deep tissue therapies and Exercise Prescription in sport injury management and rehabilitation. Francis previously completed a degree in Economics but was so impressed with the efficacy of osteopathy that he changed career. He is also fluent in French.
Sports/Swedish/Deep Tissue/Aromatherapy/Indian Head Massage, Beauty Therapy including waxing and gel nails, Osteopathic Assistant
Karen has a Level 3 VTCT qualification in Massage, including Sports, Deep Tissue and Aromatherapy as well Beauty Therapy including gel nails. Previously Karen was a keen swimmer and hockey player before going on to do Sports Coaching and Sports Development. After several years raising her wonderful family, Karen has retrained as a therapist and loves to help people regain and improve upon their physical health. A bubbly and caring person, she is also an invaluable Osteopathic Assistant and can offer the use of the Interferential (electrical stimulation) machine during her massage, if requested.
Beauty Therapy, Hot Stone Therapy, Indian Head Massage, Manual Lymph Drainage, Massage, Reflexology, Osteopathic Assistant
Sarah joined LEAF Health in 2011 and is a highly qualified therapist. She has greatly added to her expertise in massage, helping in the clinic as an Osteopathic Assistant to Dr John Griffiths. Sarah continues to update her skills and has attended courses in Advanced Deep Tissue Massage and Manual Lymphatic Drainage, in 2017 and 2018. Sarah is based mainly in Menai Bridge but offers her therapies in Llandudno on Saturday mornings. A sympathetic and approachable person, Sarah diligently continues to contribute to the LEAF Health ethos.
Amy has a Masters degree in Osteopathy from Swansea University and is fully registered with the General Osteopathic Council. She provides an holistic and tailored treatment for musculoskeletal conditions including arthritic pain, sports injuries, headaches, back and neck pain, sciatica and much more.
Pat is a fully accredited Nutritional Therapist, registered with the British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy (BANT) and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC). She trained at the UK College of Nutrition and Health (BCNH), graduating with distinction in 2008. One of Pat’s areas of interest is professional regulation and she is currently a Registrant member of the CNHC Board.
Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Counselling, Psychotherapy for Teenagers, Adults & Couples
Ben is a highly experienced Counsellor and Psychotherapist. He is a registered member of the British Association for Counselling & Psychotherapy and holds a Masters in Therapeutic Counselling, focusing on men’s reluctant attitudes towards seeking psychological help. He has a BA in Human Development and Family Studies and has spent the past five years working as a psychotherapist for local government in Education, with young people in secondary schools. Ben has extensive experience working with individuals and couples with a variety of problems and difficulties across all ages and is comfortable working through the medium of Welsh.
Glesni Marie Parry
Spiritual HealingGlesni was awarded a Distinction for a Professional Certificate of Merit in Spiritual Healing. She has been practicing Spiritual Healing for several years. A down to Earth and active person, she understands the frustration that an injury or illness can cause and she is aware that this frustration can also create disharmony in the body. Therefore she treats the body, mind and emotions to bring about healing. Glesni is passionate about her chosen field of work and believes that nobody should place boundaries on what is possible.
Sports Massage, Relaxing Massage, K-Taping
Hannah is a qualified Sports Therapist with additional qualifications in Sports Massage. She is an active sports woman who plays both regional and club rugby and trains regularly. Hannah also does K-Taping and strapping which can be used to prevent or treat injuries.
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Steven has been practicing in Clinical Hypnotherapy for a number of years. After training in Client Centred Hypnotherapy with Gerry Kein, who is considered to be America’s Grandfather of hypnosis, he continued training in the UK with the NLP & Hypnotherapy Centre of Excellence and the ILM, formally known as City & Guilds.
Steven has trained in Street and impromptu hypnosis with the UK’s top performer Anthony Jaquin and has completed training in Pain Management with the world renowned hypnotist Mr Andrew Newton – the man who taught Paul McKenna.
Steven regularly attends CPD (continued professional development) courses to keep his skills relevant, current and up to date. For appointments: Call or Text 07455 377086 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Steven’s website is www.ephypnotherapy.co.uk.
Colonic Hydrotherapy, Coffee Enemas
Springs Clean is a wonderful Colonic Hydrotherapy service offered by Sarah Chadda. Sarah will be working with us at LEAF Health Llandudno from November 2017 and has the latest, fully tested and insured equipment to ensure this medical procedure is carried out to a very high professional standard without compromising on comfort.
For more information or to book an appointment, please call Sarah on 07966 137 539 or see www.facebook.com/sarahchaddacolonics.
Psychotherapy, Counselling, Family, Couples, LBGT Counselling
Jan is a MBACP Registered Counsellor. She has a BA in Social Policy and Sociology, a Postgraduate Diploma in Social Work, Postgraduate Diploma in Person Centred Counselling, and Counselling Studies (including CBT), she is also a qualified Counselling Supervisor. Jan has worked within the NHS, Cruse, and Educational settings having worked with Children and Young people providing Trauma counselling for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse. She also works with couples and families as well as individuals and has substantial experience working with LGBT issues.
Jan practices Mindfulness and has an interest in neuroscience and creativity and its use in counselling work, Zen, Eco Therapy and aims to offer a flexible but professional approach to all clients.
For more information or to book an appointment please call 07716099119 or email email@example.com.
Water Irrigation Ear Wax Removal
Jayne Jones is a qualified Nurse with 30 years experience and she offers a professional Ear Wax Removal service using gentle water irrigation. Jayne gives a full ear check and excellent after care advice which includes a bottle of Earol worth £5, to help keep your ears healthy and wax-free.
Jayne charges £30 for one ear and £50 for two. Home visits are also available.
Available alternate Wednesdays at LEAF Health Llandudno, you can contact Jayne for more information or to book an appointment on 07775 910268. Or see her website: www.hear-and-now.co.uk.
Hypnotherapist, Rapid Transformation Therapist
Juliet Jones is a Certified Hypnotherapist and Rapid Transformation Therapist (RTT). RTT embraces many of the positive aspects of Hypnotherapy that are known to produce a transformative effect on clients. RTT diagnoses what works with clients with the use of relaxation, regression and hypnotic conditioning. We know that clients are time-starved and come to us in pain, both physically and emotionally. RTT’s aim is to deliver permanent results in 1-3 sessions (90min) and a recording to listen to for 21 days. The client is involved with the therapist in uncovering the meaning and interpretation of events and then changes the perception of them, thus leading to PERMANENT, POWERFUL CHANGE.
For more information or to book an appointment, contact Juliet on 07513 822 408, see FRESH Future Hypnotherapy and RTT on Facebook, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Psychotherapy, Counselling, Mindfulness, Meditation
Lesley is a Counsellor/Psychotherapist and works with individuals and couples. She uses the theory of Transactional Analysis (TA), which offers a way for us to understand the ways we communicate, feel, think and behave to facilitate change and personal growth.Lesley has a background in working in mental health and is very experienced helping people with difficulties that affect us in our lives, such as depression, stress, anxiety, low self esteem, childhood and adult trauma. She also has experience of working with people who have issues with their identity and body image as well as with couples who are experiencing challenges within their relationship.
Lesley also has a special interest in Mindfulness and Meditation and she uses these approaches within individual and group therapy and within a workshop setting.
For more information or to make an appointment please call 07773 464964.
Hair Removal (including total body), Massage & Nails
Nicky is a fully trained holistic therapist and certified waxing specialist skilled in providing a full range of waxing services to both men and women. Since graduating as a massage therapist in 1997, she has enhanced her beauty therapy and waxing skills through continual development and training in order to keep up-to-date with the latest advancements and techniques. Nicky specializes in providing specialist waxing treatments using the highest quality products to provide the best results. She is extremely passionate about her work and clients can be assured of a high quality, professional treatment.
For appointments call 07881 701 709.
Myofascial Pain Release; Trigger Point Therapy; Sports Advanced Stretching; Acupuncture for the Management of Sports Injuries; TCM Clinical Acupuncture; Thermal Hot Stone Massage; Hydrotherm Massage, Aromatherapy Energiser (working on the facial Shiatsu points); Hopi Ear Therapy; Aromatherapy; Reflexology and Reiki.
For over 15 years, Abigail has been honing her skills in many therapies but after working as an osteopathic assistant, decided to dedicate her work to the relief of musculoskeletal pain and physical recovery. Her knowledge is in depth and she can draw from different therapies ranging from advanced massage and soft tissue release, to acupuncture and reflexology.
Whether someone needs post surgery pain relief or has a painful condition, Abigail aims to get results from her work between 1 and 6 sessions. Highly professional, Abigail knows the importance of trust between a therapist and her client and this helps her to get good results.
For more information or to book an appointment, please call Abigail on 07871 556 811 or email email@example.com.
Rob is a Person Centred Counsellor/Psychotherapist and Supervisor, with a proven track record in helping people work through their problems and concerns. With a Masters in Counselling and Psychotherapy, Rob has 5 years’ full time post qualification experience and while able to work with a wide range of issues, has particular interest and experience in anxiety, bereavement and gender/sexual minority issues (LGBTQIA).
For more information and to make an appointment, contact Rob on 07904 549 493 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aromatherapy, Ear Candling, Holistic Facials, Massage, Reiki, Tarot Card ReadingsHelen has been practicing Reiki for over 20 years and also offers Reiki 1-3 and Reiki Master training. She also does ear candling which can offer relief from facial/sinus congestion and excessive ear wax. Helen is keen to pursue other Holistic and Spiritual therapies whilst working as a volunteer for the British Heart Foundation. For appointments call 07525 478 298 or email email@example.com.
Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Face-Lift Massage, Hot Stone & Lava Shells Massage, Thai Singing Bowls
Iona is a holistically trained massage therapist with a diploma in anatomy and physiology and body massage from the Clare Maxwell Hudson School famous for bringing massage into UK hospital-based nurse training. She works part-time as a nurse in workplace health, and positive feedback from employees includes appreciation of taking away the techniques of Do-In or self-massage as a powerful tool, to use for instance, whilst stuck in traffic.
Iona incorporates her own personal massage movements with some more advanced techniques, such as deep tissue massage through the the idea she witnessed whilst living in the Far East – the professional practice of Feng Shui / Geomancy and massage together, to restore a person’s Chi – vital flowing energy. The main aim is to work to achieve ‘the ultimate personalised massage’. Getting to know a client’s preferences helps recreate the benefits of holistic practice and she has experimented with different treatments such as, healing volcanic stones, bamboo and face-lift massage, for which she has certification. To help create a serene atmosphere she particularly enjoys incorporating hot lava shells and Thai singing bowls into a client’s treatment, if requested.
For an appointment, please call Iona on 01492 870 889.
Balance Procedure, Crystal Therapy, Ear Candling (Thermal Auricular Therapy), Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), Indian Head Massage, Massage, Metamorphic Technique, Reiki, Reflexology, Vertical Reflexology TherapyGlynis have been practicing as an Holistic Therapist since 1997 gradually adding different therapies over the years. She has also taught Holistic Therapies at colleges and out in the community. Glynis is also a Local Support Group Coordinator for the Federation of Holistic Therapists. Glynis practices Reflexology, Vertical Reflexology Therapy (VRT), Aromatherapy, Swedish massage, Indian Head Massage, Crystal Therapy, Reiki, Emotional Freedom Technique (EFT), Metamorphic Technique, Thermal Auricular Therapy and is a practitioner and Trainer in The Balance Procedure. To book an appointment or for more information, call Glynis on 07811 969 840.
Integrative Counselling, PsychotherapyIvama is an experienced and fully qualified practitioner (MBACP) specialising in the Integrative Holistic model to help her clients make long lasting positive changes to their sense of self, relationships, work and life in general. Her work with clients includes depression, anxiety, post-natal depression, bereavement, loss, addictive behaviours and more. In her work she draws upon a variety of approaches including CBT, Psycho-dynamic, Jungian, TA and Gestalt.
Call Ivama for a free initial telephone consultation to discuss your needs.
Tel. 07784 486 565. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Energy HealingEnergy Healing is a natural and powerful therapy that works with universal energy force. It is based on the idea that we are composed of layers of vital energy surrounding our physical body. When we experience any physical, mental or emotional unease, its primary source could often be located within our energy field. Energy Healing targets those exact areas that need a boost of healing and initiates the process of recovery from the energetic layers down to the physical body. Energy Healing is deeply relaxing and helps to boost body’s natural reserves in order to restore physical, mental and emotional wellbeing.
An Energy Healing session lasts approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes. The cost is £40 per session.
To book your Energy Healing session call Ivama on 07784 486 565.