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Bodywise offers a wide range of natural therapies and professional services to enhance your wellbeing.

We ensure high standards of training so you will be in good hands. Bodywise was born out of our values of awareness and compassion back in 1996. We hope that you visit us.


Both Anne-Marie Gill and Tejapushpa offer in-person acupuncture treatments. Tejapushpa is also able to give online and phone consultations. Please contact her by email at Traditional Acupuncture is an ancient system of Chinese medicine and a safe treatment for all. Often described as a means of pain relief, it is in fact used to... Read more

Alexander Technique

Credit: Jo Welch Photography By looking at our habits of misuse, we can consciously begin to change our old patterns of doing things and find a way to work more freely, with greater poise and co-ordination. One of the main principles of the Alexander Technique is how we ‘use’ ourselves in how we move, think,... Read more

Career Coaching By Phone

Listen as Kathryn answers typical questions about Coaching (6 mins)   Reached your 30’s, 40’s or more but not found work you truly love? Career Coaching is ideal for anyone who wants to align their career with what truly matters to them, and brings them joy, whilst building an exceptional work-life balance. It can... Read more

Counselling and Psychotherapy

Life can sometimes be stressful, challenging and unfulfilling and this can deeply affect our emotional and physical wellbeing. But when these feelings, thoughts and behaviours get in the way of life and our relationships, then it can be helpful to seek support. Through support from the Counsellor you can become more aware of your thoughts, feelings... Read more

Fertility | Pregnancy | Babies

At Bodywise we can provide help and support to increase your fertility, for both men and women. For support with your pregnancy, we have a range of practitioners and therapies to help with pregnancy related conditions you may be experiencing and in preparing for the birth. AcupunctureTejapushpa treats women and men with acupuncture who want... Read more

Gestalt Psychotherapy

Gestalt is a highly positive and practical integrative therapeutic approach. Broadly, Gestalt practitioners help people focus on their immediate thoughts, feelings and behaviour and deepen their understanding of the ways they relate to others. This increased awareness can help people to find a new perspective, see the bigger picture and start to effect changes. Gestalt... Read more


“You can’t do what you want ‘til you know what you’re doing.” – Moshe Feldenkrais. Through mindfulness, we can generate a feeling of integration between our conscious mind and our feeling body. To connect with our feeling body, we need to study the relationship between ourselves and others. “I sought my god My god I... Read more


Homeopathy is a natural, safe and effective system of medicine – often used in treating babies, children, pregnant women, and the elderly. Homeopathic medicines are non-toxic, helping to stimulate the body’s natural healing mechanism. To complement remedies, our practitioner Ian Marriott also uses vibrational and flower essences – which can be used to help shift... Read more

Integrative Therapy

Integrative Therapy pulls together concepts and methods from a few existing therapies. The aim is to provide a coherent understanding of self and to support you in the work of change in more ways than a single therapy could. It allows you and the therapist to work together to consider the issue at hand from... Read more

Japanese Facial Rejuvenation

Designed to rejuvenate your skin, leaving your face fresh, vibrant and youthful. Japanese Facial Rejuvenation massage is a natural non-invasive face-lift, that combines the therapeutic and healing benefits of eastern and western massage. This facial is a combination of oil massage*, shiatsu and acupressure.You will feel revitalised and nourished, with your face feeling toned, your... Read more


***Kate is currently not accepting new clients.*** If you have already received a massage from Kate then you can still book. Massage is a great antidote to the stress and busyness of life. It’s an effective way to come back to a deeper sense of connection with ourselves as well as being a good way... Read more

Person-Centred Psychotherapy

Person-centred psychotherapy is one of the humanistic therapies. It was created by Carl Rogers and has latterly developed to incorporate configurations work and focusing. The practice relies on 3 core conditions: UPR (Unconditional Positive Regard), Empathy and Congruence. UPR is the ability to be with a client in a way that accepts their experience of... Read more


Are you wishing to boost your immune system, reduce pain and lower your level of stress? Reflexology could be the treatment for you. It can work on every level; balancing your physical, mental and emotional needs. Reflexology is based on the principle that there are areas or reflex points on the feet and hands which... Read more

Self-Enquiry and Constellation Work

*** Kate is not accepting new clients at the moment.*** If you already have done Constellation Work with Kate then you can still book. This is an alternative approach for you if you are living with a chronic health condition that rumbles on despite treatment or a persistent symptom that you are having to ‘live... Read more

Shiatsu Massage

Shiatsu Massage is a traditional Japanese healing art. The practitioner uses pressure, rocking and stretching to rebalance the client’s energy and help the healing process. What is Shiatsu used for?Would you like to: feel more relaxed and peaceful? be more in touch with your energy, dynamism and vitality? maintain your health and well-being? feel more... Read more

Shiatsu Practitioner Training

Shiatsu College Manchester delivers a three year professional accredited training programme in Shiatsu and one year Holistic Acupressure certificate from within Bodywise Natural Health Centre. We are open for bookings at the Shiatsu College Manchester! Our training course begins in September 2023, and we are looking forward to meeting new and returning students who would... Read more

Somatic Experiencing®

Somatic Experiencing® with Nadia Miller ​Somatic trauma therapy has been informed by the work of esteemed psychologist and neuroscientist Stephen Porges, whose Polyvagal Theory suggests a fundamental connection between our emotional experiences and their far-reaching impacts on the body. My own practice has been inspired by Peter Levine, who pioneered Somatic Experiencing® as a body-based approach... Read more

Thai Yoga Massage

Thai massage is an ancient system of bodywork with its origins in India. It can be described as ‘lazy yoga’ as the receiver is rocked, held, encouraged into assisted yoga stretches. The breath, mindful awareness and the application of loving kindness are the main ingredients. The practitioner uses hands, feet, forearms, knees to palm, thumb... Read more

Therapeutic Shamanism

What is shamanism? Shamanism is our most ancient spiritual tradition, being practised for tens of thousands of years in every part of the world where humans have settled. Shamanism is based on direct personal experience and provides a set of tools which can be used in many ways, including for healing and personal and spiritual... Read more