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.
Carole Davies is a very experienced and caring Acupuncturist, having lived and worked in North Wales for many years. Carole is especially good at treating musculoskeletal problems. She is able to treat many conditions including issues with fertility. Carole is available to book online.
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.
Osteopathy, Sports Massage
Chris qualified from the British School of Osteopathy in 2014 with a Masters in Osteopathy. Since working with LEAF Health he has developed functional and cranial techniques to complement his detailed mechanical understanding of the human body. He has a special interest in treating the effects of stress on the body and posture, whether it be the result of work pressure, bereavement or trauma.
Chris lives in Bangor and he enjoys hiking, baking and live music and can also be found working in the healing fields of numerous music festivals in the summer. Chris is available to book online for both Llandudno and Menai Bridge clinics.
Hypnotherapy, Rapid Transformational Therapy, Massage, Indian Head Massage, Reflexology, Holistic Facial
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.
Juliet also practices manual therapies such as massage and reflexology which are all available to book online.
For more information or to book an appointment, contact Juliet on 07513 822 408, see FRESH Future Hypnotherapy and RTT on Facebook, or email email@example.com.
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.
Rachel is a qualified Level 3 diet specialist and is currently completing a degree in health sciences. Rachel is passionate about giving people the tools they need to improve their relationship with food. She is experienced with helping people with food intolerances/allergies. Having gained experience working with disadvantaged primary and secondary schools with Ysbyty Glan Clwyd public health dietetics team, Rachel is keen to make sure that families and children have access to up-to-date nutritional information and how to create healthy meals with a restricted budget.
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.
Acupuncture, Battle Field Acupuncture, Auricular Acupuncture, Auricular Ear Seeds, Moxibustion, Tui Na Massage, Chinese Cupping Therapy
Lily has a BSc Hons degree in TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) Acupuncture. She furthers her professional development by reading traditional texts and cutting-edge scientific research into acupuncture. She attends additional short courses to further develop her knowledge and skill base. Lily also uses other tools to treat patients including Battle Field Acupuncture, Auricular Acupuncture, Auricular Ear Seeds, Moxibustion, Tui Na Massage, and Chinese Cupping Therapy.
Lily is very passionate about acupuncture and is enthusiastic about clients who are looking to live a happier, healthier life. In TCM everything is viewed as interrelated; this dynamic approach to health care is one of the reasons why it is effective, and why it has now been adopted into some of our health care systems in the West. Lily favours this holistic approach by not only acknowledging the person’s physical symptoms, but viewing the person as individual and as a whole, from the physical, to the emotional and spiritual aspects.
Lily is able to treat many conditions and is available to book online.
Our Room Renters
Bangor Medical Aesthetics
Non-Surgical Facial Aesthetics
Bangor Medical Aesthetics is a Cosmetic Doctor-led service, specialising in Facial Aesthetics using non-surgical techniques.
The service is provided by two experienced doctors, Mr E Gelber Consultant Surgeon and Dr C Munteanu who works as General Practitioner . They both specialise in wrinkle relaxing injections, facial fillers and non-surgical facial lifting techniques.
They have weekly clinics in Menai Bridge and Llandudno on Wednesday afternoons and occasionally Saturday mornings by appointments only.
For more information such as contact details, treatments offered and appointments, please consult the website www.bangormedicalaesthetics.co.uk.
S P Care Clinic
Private Medical Services
S P Care Clinic can perform hundreds of private blood tests with or without an NHS referral plus the following:
DVLA medical examination £55
Fitness to travel £55
Insurance forms £55
Private fit note £55
Private doctors letter £55
Driving licence forms (HGV, PSV, Hackney carriage) £55
Microsuction ear wax removal £60
For more information and to book an appointment, please see www.spcareclinic.com or contact S P Care Clinic on 01492-588 655.
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.
Naomi Hammond (PhD)
Massage (Aromatherapy, Indian Head, Lava Shells(R), Swedish, Warm Bamboo), Beauty treatments
Naomi is an ITEC qualified beauty therapist who specialises in massage. She also offers prescriptive facials and therapeutic hand and foot treatments. Naomi is committed to the health and wellbeing benefits of complementary therapy and plans to offer Thai Table Massage and Thai Herbal Compress Massage soon.
Naomi is a member of the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) and currently uses Eve Taylor® products.
Through her treatments, Naomi aims to help relieve tension, reduce stress and anxiety and leave clients feeling relaxed and rejuvenated by the end of their treatment. Naomi can offer treatments at the practice in either Menai Bridge or at the practice in Llandudno and may also accommodate home visits.
For more information or to book an appointment please visit https://www.facebook.com/therapeuticmassagebynaomi. You may also contact Naomi by phone or by text on 0796 1049244 or by email at email@example.com.
Holistic Facials, Skin Care
Tammy specialises in natural skincare and offers holistic facial treatments using the highest quality organic products from Neal’s Yard Remedies. Tammy offers a free skincare consultation with your first facial treatment and she can tailor facials to suit your skin type and desired outcome, as well as providing advice about your skincare routine. Facials include massage using shiatsu techniques, and essential oils can be used to enhance your personalised treatment. As well as qualifications in skincare and facial therapy, Tammy has experience in advice and guidance and counselling skills.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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.
Massage (Anti-Aging Facial, Anti-Cellulite, Honey, Indian Head, Kinesio, Leg & Foot, Swedish Massage), Kinesio taping, Reflexology, Reiki
Massage (Aromatherapy, Hot Stones, Indian Head, Lava Shells(R), Swedish Massage, Warm Bamboo), Facials, Hand & Foot treatments
Naomi qualified as an ITEC Level 3 beauty therapist after working in Higher Education in London for several years and specialises in massage, particularly Swedish, Aromatherapy, Indian Head, Warm Bamboo, Hot Stones and Lava Shells® massage. She also offers facials and hand and foot treatments and plans to offer Thai Herbal compress massage soon. Naomi uses Eve Taylor® products in her treatments. Naomi is a member of the Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT).
Through her treatments, Naomi aims to help relieve tension, reduce stress and anxiety and leave clients feeling relaxed and rejuvenated by the end of their treatment.
Naomi can offer treatments at either LEAF Health Menai Bridge or LEAF Health Llandudno.
For more information or to book an appointment please contact Naomi by phone or by text on 0796 1049244 or by email at email@example.com.
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; Cosmetic Acupuncture; Facial Gua Sha; Thermal Hot Stone Massage; Hydrotherm Massage, Aromatherapy Energiser (working on the facial Shiatsu points); Hopi Ear Therapy; Aromatherapy; Reflexology & 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 email@example.com.
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
New Business Opportunity Introduction to Ear Care and Micro-Suction Course
This one-day course is doctor-led and held monthly on a Sunday at LEAF Health Llandudno. It is accredited with 11 CPD points. The course is suitable for Doctors, audiologists, registered hearing aid dispensers, nurses, health care assistants and some therapists with Anatomy & Physiology qualifications.
The course is designed to cover a wide range of theoretical knowledge starting from understanding the anatomy and physiology of the ear, learning about common ear pathologies and identifying red flags that necessitate specialist care to learning important aspects of setting up an Micro-suction clinic and the technique of wax removal through micro-suctioning. The practical aspect of the course will include hands-on practice. Separately to this course there is an opportunity to gain competency. Limited spaces available on the course – 12 students only.
For more information and to book on the course, please see www.spcareclinic.com or contact S P Care Clinic on 01492 588 655.