Claire Cannie ( VTCT, MFHT)
Im an VTCT fully qualified and FHT insured therapist.
In 2003 I qualified in Body massage and Sports Massage therapy.
in 2014, following the birth of my daughter I retrained and gained my diploma in Pregnancy and abdominal massage.
in 2017 I completed the Well Mother practical training and am currently completing the theory work that goes with it. Well Mother training is a world leading course in pregnancy massage and bodywork.
The benefits of massage are huge but even more so through pregnancy.
Benefits include -
- Releases Oxytocin*
- Reduces anxiety
- reduces swelling in hands, feet and ankles
- Lessens Sciatic pain
- Eases muscular discomfort
- Strengthens the immune system
Just to name a few!
So if you are or know anyone who is pregnant why not get in touch?
is a hormone that helps relax and reduce blood
pressure and cortisol levels. It increases pain thresholds and has anti
Repeated exposure to oxytocin has long-lasting effects. Therefore regular massage is not only a little luxury but you are also preparing your body for labour!