This November, the FHT’s highly acclaimed annual conference focused on ways to support the integrated healthcare agenda – from building an evidence base for complementary therapy interventions, to looking at how therapists can help to promote positive body image and esteem in their clients. Dr John Hughes, director of research at the Royal London Hospital…

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As therapists, we are always aware of the need to keep our clients at arm’s length, in other words, ensuring our professional practice and our status as a therapist is adhered to 100% of the treatment time. On occasion, our guard can slip, after all, we are only human. This becomes the time when we…

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Awarded Best Aesthetic Equipment Manufacturer 2019 – UK From tales of mythical fountains to advancements in modern science, humankind continues its search for the key to prolonging our virility and aesthetic qualities. However, with such a vast array of solutions and treatments to choose from, many of which have little or no effect, it can…

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FHT Vice President Mary Dalgleish provides an introduction to marma massage with a self-help routine for the faceAyurveda, meaning ‘science of life’, is the ancient healing system of India. Marma therapy, an important aspect of Ayurveda, focuses on balancing the subtle energy (prana) of the body to support healing and maintain health and wellbeing. It…

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We offer brands that help unite your health and beauty WellU – An everlasting youth, beauty, and wealth Those three things have taken over the human imagination and are making us spend our lives chasing them. Too often in vain. The principle of WellU is simple – we have decided to build our business on…

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Circadia CEO Michael Pugliese attends Olympia Beauty Circadian Rhythms The Circadia name derives from the two Latin words circa dies, meaning “around the day.” The word “circadian” refers to a 24 hour cycle and describes rhythmic changes in our physiology and in our behavior. When these biological rhythms are disrupted or become disordered, it can…

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FHT announces new President The Federation of Holistic Therapists (FHT) is pleased to announce that Christopher Byrne was recently elected as President by his peers on the FHT Governing Council. He takes over the role from Paul Battersby, who represented the interests of the FHT and its members for two consecutive years. After a successful…

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Susan’s first love is dance, sport, anything to do with the joy of movement. She trained as a nurse in Canada but soon left the profession when she came to the UK as she wanted a deeper connection with her clients.  For many years she worked in both health and fitness, teaching 20+ classes a…

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Therapists’ achievements recognised at 2017 FHT Excellence Awards presentation For the seventh consecutive year, the FHT once again shone a spotlight on those practitioners, tutors and students setting the bar in therapy practice and education at its prestigious 2017 FHT Excellence Awards. Held on 17 November at the historic Royal Pump Rooms in Leamington Spa,…

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