Tag - Holistic Therapist Magazine

Q&A with Poppy Jaman CEO of Mental Health First Aid England

Q&A with Poppy Jaman, CEO of Mental Health First Aid England, non-executive director of Public Health England and Programme Director of the City Mental Health Alliance Poppy Jaman What is the main difference between physical first aid and mental first aid? And are there any crossovers? “Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) is an educational course which teaches people how to identify, understand and help a person who is experiencing a mental health issue. A physical first aider is trained to stop an [...]

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Relax, Renew, Refresh over a Weekend yoga retreat in Tuscany

Sarah ­Jane Mayhew (British Wheel Yoga accredited), invites yoga practitioners of all levels to join her for a long weekend yoga retreat this October at a historic spa hotel in the glorious Tuscan hills. Bagno Vignoni, Val d’Orcia, Italy Friday to Monday, 10th October 2016 Accommodation has been reserved at Hotel Terme in the village of Bagno Vignoni not far from Sienna. Classes will be held daily in the hotel’s great reception room overlooking the thermal pool, with prices for accommodation [...]

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What does BREXIT mean for holistic therapists?

Like all of us, I woke this morning to a new, and unexpected, political and business landscape. All the polls suggested that we would remain in Europe, but this turned out, rather resoundingly, to not be the case. As I walked the dog in a coastal fog, low rolls of thunder out to sea – even the weather reflecting the lack of clarity and worry many feel today – I tried to puzzle out what this means for holistic therapists [...]

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Your Body’s Natural Healing Rhythms

Your 90 minute healing cycle You sleep at night and are awake during the day (normally). This is the ‘circadian rhythm’ – happening once every 24 hours. And there are many other natural rhythms, often regulated by hormones (like the menstrual cycle). And then there are healing rhythms. Every 90 to 120 minutes we all shift into an altered state of consciousness for around 20 minutes. During this time, your blood pressure lowers, your immune response is refreshed, and there’s a natural shift [...]

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Spiritual & Wellness Fair 17th April 2016 Great Danes Hotel Maidstone

Join Suzi Edwards owner of Spirit Divine for another exciting fair at the Great Danes Hotel in Maidstone from 12pm-5pm on Sunday 17th April 2016. Have a great day out with friends, family or just yourself!  With many stalls to browse and opportunities to book up and treat yourself or someone else to a reading, treatment or gift! Some of the exhibitors include: Rik Glozier – Astrology, Anna Pearson – Mediumship, Janet Bristow – Mediumship, Angels, Marion Morley – Soul Plan, Claire Smith – Tarot, Suzi Edwards – Psychic Tarot, Lucy Snow – Psychometry, Maria [...]

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Online Learning used as Sentencing in the Court of Law

CPD and learning is so important… and if you are a creator of a course in your field, the learning of your subject could benefit an unexpected demographic… ALISION is a website that offers free courses… you usually have to pay for the certificate, but the learning is for free… and it seems that this online learning could be used as a positive solution to sentencing in the court of law… “Last month, a US Judge in Up-state New York sentenced a [...]

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