Category: Complementary Medicine

Learn Life Saving Skills

What would you do if your client suffered a medical emergency during a treatment? First Aid skills can be life saving. In addition, employers, clinics and local councils are increasingly requiring Complementary Medicine Practitioners to hold a valid HSE compliant First Aid qualification in order to work at their premises. Our next Emergency First Aid […]

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Volunteering Opportunity for Complementary Therapists

Missing People are holding their fifth annual Family Forum on Saturday 24th June in Central London for families and friends who have a shared experience of someone they love and care about being missing. They would love to be able to offer some short taster therapy sessions on the day for individuals who would like […]

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4 Good Reasons To Choose A Weekday Course

Student feedback is really important to us here at Richdales. After all, it’s our students who enable us to do what we do best – teach! Over the 25 years that we’ve been teaching our courses, we have continuously listened to you, our students, and made every effort to create courses that help you succeed. […]

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Hot and Cold stone reflexology – A great way to impress

As a complementary therapist you’re often working with people on an intimate 1-2-1 basis and your relationship with your clients is crucial to your business. It is your job to impress your clients as much as possible; you can do this with great service, a friendly smile and of course by being great at what […]

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What has reflexology ever done for us?

As a leading provider of reflexology courses in London we’re well aware of what reflexology can do for you. In this piece we’ll quickly go over it. The benefits of reflexology Reflexology is an ancient technique that goes back potentially as far as the Egyptians and Chinese empires of old. The therapy looks to treat […]

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The benefits of learning FIRST AID

You never know when you’ll need it. First Aid is not only a helpful skill it is sometimes life saving. As a provider of massage and various reflexology courses in London we have realised that a lot of practitioners in complementary therapy aren’t always up to scratch on First Aid training. That is why we […]

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How to add to your routine with a facial reflexology course at Richdales

Variety is the spice of life. This well known phrase rings true in most circumstances. You wouldn’t want to read the same book over and over again, you wouldn’t want to learn the same things time and time again and you wouldn’t want to eat and drink the same things all the time. As an […]

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Qualified and interested in Volunteering?

We are pleased to announce that Sarah Guyan (nee Ridgway) a past student of the Institute and member of the post graduate association has been appointed as Complementary Therapies Lead at St Christopher’s Hospice (Sydenham and Orpington). We are further pleased to announce that St Christopher’s Hospice (Sydenham and Orpington) are presenting a volunteering opportunity […]

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Aromatherapy makes massage even more effective shows new research

After completing your ITEC Diploma in Massage you may want to consider undertaking the ITEC Diploma in Aromatherapy to help your patients even more, increase the number of patients you can help and develop your business. New research shows Aromatherapy makes Massage even more effective The benefits of massage are well documented.   However, new research […]

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Do you suffer hay fever? An Aromatherapy blend that may help you this summer

For many of us Summer is a time that we look forward to. However, for some it brings its own misery in the form of a runny nose, sore itchy eyes and sneezing. Hay fever is a common allergic condition and affects up to one in five people at some point in their life. For […]

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