March is Stress Awareness month and with more people than ever experiencing stress, having effective treatments to help them can make all the difference. Dunni Edebor, a student at Richdales, shared with us recently how she helped a client who had problems sleeping, felt constantly stressed and was having problems rotating her shoulders. The client […]
The Indian Head Massage Certificate (formerly Diploma) offers you as a student many opportunities to develop your career in the field of Complementary Therapies. During the course you will learn the skills to build a successful practice in a variety of environments, both in the UK and worldwide. Following the course you can then go […]
Have you been considering learning a new technique to add to the range of treatments you offer? Maybe you’re a Massage Therapist and you’re finding that you are starting to feel the wear and tear on your own body and want to learn to protect yourself while enhancing the quality of the treatment you can […]
Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is common to many professions. The Health Professions Council (HPC) defines CPD as: ‘‘a range of learning activities through which health professionals maintain and develop throughout their career to ensure that they retain their capacity to practice safely, effectively and legally within their evolving scope of practice”. At Richdales, we believe […]
When looking for a Complementary Therapy Training Course, prospective students often will not have given any thought to some really important considerations that can have a significant impact on their career in the field of Complementary Therapies. Not all qualifications are equal One of these considerations is regarding the quality of the qualification that they […]
It’s incredible to know that 4 out of 5 people will suffer low back pain at some point of their lives. Back pain is one of the most common reasons for absence from work and is also one of the most common reasons for someone to visit their GP. The effect of back pain on […]
With the growth of the internet it has become easier (and cheaper) to provide information and education online. As one of the leading London massage training schools, here at Richdales, we embrace the advancement in technology that allows us to provide ever more effective learning experience for our students. However, there is a time and […]
February is National Heart Month and with Valentine’s Day just around the corner, now is a good time to think about our heart. After all, every one of us has one and we need to take care of it, especially given that Coronary Heart Disease is the UK’s single biggest killer!
In this edition we check out interesting results of various research projects that have looked at the effect of different Complementary Therapy treatments on the heart and some of the risk factors that can contribute to Coronary Heart Disease (CHD).
- 3 CPD courses that got Nanette’s business off the ground
- Are you getting the sleep you need?
There’s still time to get your entry in to win a CPD course up to the value of £156, if you’re a member of the Institute’s Postgraduate Association. Entries need to be in before midnight on this Friday 31st January and Terms and Conditions do apply. You can download a Case Study Template that will make it easier for you to get your entry in to us.
As always we are here to help you succeed in your career in Complementary Medicine and we always value your feedback in how we can serve you better.