Shiatsu in the news again! That’s Life magazine published an article about Suki Goodier, 47, who found that Shiatsu worked to treat her neck pain when nothing else had worked.
Samantha Cameron gets Shiatsu! While on an Easter break with her husband and children in Lanzarote, the Prime Minister’s wife chose to have a holistic ‘shiatsu’ massage – which involves finger pressure, stretching, breathing and rotating for a ‘whole body’ approach to stress-relief.
Below is a list of useful web links concerning Shiatsu massage and Maternity Care.
The website of the very knowledgeable Suzanne Yates, my specialist Shiatsu for Maternity teacher. Lots of info here.
Founded in 1986 The Glasgow School of Shiatsu is the oldest established Shiatsu training organisation in Scotland. We run a three year diploma course, regular introductory classes, and student training clinics.
The Shiatsu Society is a non-profit umbrella organization for all types and styles of Shiatsu. The Society sets standards in training which are implemented by Registered Teachers.
http://www.cnhc.org.uk CNHC was set up with government support to protect the public by providing a UK voluntary register of complementary therapists. CNHC’s register has been approved as an Accredited Register by the Professional Standards Authority for Health and Social Care.
Run by Clifford Andrews, one of my advanced Shiatsu teachers, and my teacher trainer, this website has information on fantastic Shiatsu training, teacher training and CPD courses.
Jeannie Cronin’s school in Montreal where I received my initial training.
The UK’s Alternative Medicine, Complementary Therapy and Natural Health Care Resource Centre.
Yoga classes in Hamilton and Motherwell