Please Note

Please check with each practitioner whether they are currently offering their treatments online

Below is a list of the therapists working at Bodywise:

Alastair Stewart

Alastair has restarted his face to face consultations. I have been working in a mindful way for over 20 years, initially with a ground breaking mental health project called Lothlorien. A curiosity of how the body expresses emotion and subsequently manages that emotion is at the heart of my practice. This journey has taken me... Read more

Anne-Marie Gill

Prior to obtaining my BSc in acupuncture at the Northern college of Acupuncture in York, I worked for the NHS, having trained in Nursing, Midwifery and Health Visiting. My main role within the NHS for the past 20 years, has primarily involved working as a Health visitor with homeless families, and supporting women who have... Read more


Shiatsu Dip I trained at the Yorkshire School of Shiatsu with Julie Shearn and qualified as a practitioner in July 2003 and I have been practicing professionally since then. What I love about shiatsu as a technique is its diversity. It can be very physical or very soft; it can involve a lot of movement... Read more

Barbara Medda

Barbara Medda is offering Shiatsu from 7 May 2021. MrSS, CNHC regd. I have been practicing Shiatsu since 2015 and completed my Shiatsu studies at the Shiatsu College Manchester in 2019, and I’m now a Shiatsu College Manchester teaching assistant. I am registered with the Shiatsu Society and the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council. I... Read more

Hannah Mackay MRSS(T)

My shiatsu practice has full re-opened for all clients. I have launched a special offer for NHS Frontline staff whose health has been affected by the pandemic.4 half price shiatsu sessions:First session £30 (usually £60); other sessions £25 (usually £50).Click here for more information I am also continuing to offer phone support and zoom support... Read more

Helen Bambrough

B.A(HONS) PGCE AOR MAR ITEC I have been practicing since qualifying in 1999 and I have worked as a Reflexologist in a variety of settings including a drop-in centre for homeless people at Salford Cathedral, The Y Club, United Utilities, Eclipse (for young people recovering from substance misuse) and Bodywise. I also work as a... Read more

Jane Craggs

Jane Craggs has been practising and studying yoga for 25 years and teaching since 2000. She originally trained as a yoga teacher whilst living in Spain and on her return to the UK set up Yogaspace and subsequently Manchester Yoga Shala, a collective of teachers committed to bringing authentic yoga to those who may not... Read more

Kate Engineer

Kate is offering massage treatments again from 12 April. Online sessions are still available as follows: Individual online sessions working with:a. Self-massage techniques, to ease aches and painsb. Pilates to increase strength and flexibilityc. Rehabilitation exercises, to help resolve long-term injuriesd. Body based approaches to dealing with anxiety and stress. I have been surprised by... Read more

Paul Connery

Paul is now offering his sessions online. Contact him at or on 07807 239032 to arrange a session. Hi, I’m Paul I am a qualified Therapeutic Shamanic Practitioner, a Reiki Master and hold a certificate in Counselling Skills. For the last 14 years, I have been tackling homelessness, giving vulnerable people a voice and... Read more

Tejapushpa (Carolyn Entwistle)

Tejapushpa has resumed her treatments and is also able to give online and phone consultations. Please contact her by email at Lic. Ac. MBAcC and ATCM Tejapushpa has been practising acupuncture for over 25 years, since qualifying in 1991 from the College of Traditional Acupuncture in Leamington Spa. Before this, she had been counselling... Read more