Origin of Kinesiology

Origin of Kinesiology

An American chiropractor Dr George Goodheart amongst others researched the link between muscles, meridians, organs and systems of the body. This work became Applied Kinesiology in the early 1960s. Dr John Thie with the assistance of his wife Carrie developed the Touch for Health programme in the late 1960s initially for lay people, with the permission of the team…

LCSP Register AGM 2021

LCSP Register AGM 2021

Our Annual General Meeting this year will be held via Zoom at 1100 on Saturday 26th June. The details for the zoom call are now available in on our noticeboard in the members’ area. Also there are various documents available for your to peruse prior to the event – AGM Agenda, President’s Report, Directors’ Report,…

True Meaning of Healing

True Meaning of Healing

Healing comes from the Old English hælan, meaning “cure; save; make whole, sound and well.” This information was shared with me at a recent workshop with anatomist John Sharky, whose work on understanding of fascia and biotensegrity is immense. I sat there thinking this sounds like something we should aim for more than ‘being healed’. Maybe…

Benefits of Water

Benefits of Water

A majority of clients I see at their first session are dehydrated. I will spend some time doing the Hydration Balance below. I also educate them by explaining about how important water drinking is. Very often the people who are hydrated tell me they never get thirsty!  I discovered reading the anatomy books that there…

What is the Hendrickson Method

What is the Hendrickson Method

Hendrickson Method is an advanced system of massage and manual therapy that combines a remarkable new method of massage called wave mobilization® with joint mobilization and muscle energy technique. It is profoundly relaxing to receive, effortless to perform, and an efficient and effective way to treat acute and chronic pain while promoting optimum health. Therapy that improves…

Our latest board member – Jo Lade

Our latest board member – Jo Lade

Jo Lade has been practicing in Cumbria and Wensleydale since 2005.  Her journey into practice stretches back to 1994 though when she qualified with a Diploma in Remedial Massage from the Northern Institute of Massage in Blackpool.  The year Jo qualified she also got the chance to move to Australia to live and work there…

Covid 19 Update

Covid 19 Update

So the date that many therapists are waiting for is Monday 12th  April  (subject to external factors) when  shops, hairdressers and close contact services can resume which of course does include non essential and maintenance massage therapy treatments. Whilst this marks another resumption of working practice, it is not a going back to the old…

Next zoom coffee morning for members

Next zoom coffee morning for members

The next coffee morning will be on Tuesday 16th March at 1030am.  All our members are welcome to join in for information, questions or indeed just listen and drink a coffee. The Zoom meeting details are on the noticeboard in the members area on the website We love to see you all there.

End of content

End of content