Rosanna WoodOsteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy, Maternity Osteopathy
Rosanna qualified from the world renowned European School of Osteopathy with a BSc (Hons) degree in Osteopathic medicine. She specialises in a variety of techniques which allows her to tailor her treatments to each individual. She treats a wide spectrum of people from new babies and expectant mothers to athletes and the elderly.
After working for a year at Oak Park clinic, in March 2017 she became Principal Osteopath. She is excited to be leading the team as the clinic moves forward, and hopes to provide continued support and service to all.
Keep an eye out for Rosanna's beautiful black Labrador, Amos, who can sometimes be spotted outside the clinic.
Lisa HarrisOsteopathy, Cranial Osteopathy, Maternity Osteopathy
Lisa received her BSc (Hons) degree from Oxford Brookes and then undertook further training and qualified in Cranial Osteopathy. Lisa is a Registered Osteopath with the General Osteopathic Council and is a member of the British Association of Osteopaths (BOA).
Before training as a Sports Massage Therapist, and subsequently as an Osteopath, Lisa used to work with horses and as a gardener. During that period she experienced falls and injuries, which Osteopathic treatment helped her to recover from and get back to work and full fitness. Lisa is fully able to empathise with her patient’s symptoms and desire to get back to enjoying life.
Lisa is passionate about working in collaboration with her patients to establish a treatment plan. This often includes home-based exercises to aid recovery and reduce the chance of recurrent injuries. She enjoys working with people of all ages and sees a wide variety of patients from stressed office workers, weekend warriors, athletes and retired people who are embarking on an active future with more free time to enjoy their lives.
Jacqui MayesNutritional Therapy
Jacqui has a BSc (Hons) degree in Nutritional Therapy from Middlesex University and is a member of BANT (British Association for Applied Nutrition and Nutritional Therapy) and the CNHC (Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council) as well as being a Senior Associate member of the Royal Society of Medicine. In 2012 Jacqui and Amy founded Farnham Therapies, a network of health professionals and complementary therapists that meet regularly to share knowledge and support each other.
Initially she trained as a chef and her passion for food and cooking has spilled over and facilitates her work as a Nutritional Therapist, supporting patients with Chronic Fatigue, Diabetes, IBS, CVD, Asthma, PMS, Menstrual Migraines and Food allergies to name but a few. She also teaches group programmes in nutrition and weight loss.
She has a personal approach and because she understands that people are different with different likes, tastes and needs, she ensures that each patient receives an individual nutritional protocol to help them on their path to wellness.
Bernadette HughesSports & Remedial Massage, Maternity Massage, Deep Tissue Massage, Indian Head Massage, Swedish Massage, Reflexology
Bernadette is a qualified Sports, Remedial and Holistic Massage Therapist. After qualifying in Holistic Swedish Massage and Reflexology in 2008, Bernadette went on to do further training in pregnancy massage and reflexology followed by Indian Head Massage. Her passion for holistic therapies began whilst having reflexology and massage throughout her pregnancy to help with a number of health conditions.
With a keen interest in fitness, in particular running and boxing, Bernadette suffered a few sporting injuries over the years. From here she developed an interest in treating soft tissue injuries and went on to gain a BTEC Level 5 professional diploma in Sports and Remedial Massage and Sports Injuries and practices a number of techniques including Myofascial Release, Soft Tissue Release and Neuromuscular Technique.
Charlotte RooneySports & Remedial Massage, Maternity Massage, Deep Tissue Massage
Charlotte is a qualified remedial and sports massage therapist. After qualifying in 2010 she went on to do a further qualification in pregnancy massage and sports taping.
She uses a wide range of techniques tailored to suit the patient, no matter if the problem is from sports, general lifestyle or pregnancy.
She is also currently in the final year of her osteopathic degree at the British School of Osteopathy.
Charlotte has been very active through her life, participating in a diverse range of sports, running, horse riding and rowing in recent years. Doing sport, working in an office and more recently having 2 children, Charlotte knows the great benefit that can be gained from manual therapies to health and wellbeing.
Sarah SewellSports & Remedial Massage, Deep Tissue Massage
Sarah initially studied and qualified in holistic massage in 1999 and decided to expand her training by studying and qualifying in BTEC level 5 Sport and Remedial Massage with the highly regarded North London School of Sports Massage.
Sarah now works with a range of patients experiencing soft tissue dysfunction resulting from every day use or injury. She incorporates a number of advanced soft tissue techniques including Myofascial Release, Muscle Energy Technique and Soft Tissue Release in a personalised treatment to relieve pain and improve function. These various approaches mean that Sarah is able to help people suffering pain and discomfort ranging from life style ‘niggles’ to sports injuries.
Sarah is passionate about helping everyone enjoy good health. Having a personal interest in running, walking, yoga and skiing she has had her own fair share of aches, pains and injuries!
Sarah looks forward to working with you as part of the committed Oak Park Clinic team.
Juliet is a highly qualified hypnotherapist working from her busy practices in Surrey & London. She has a Diploma in Hypnotherapy with Psychotherapy and Advanced Hypno-Analysis having trained at the Essex Institute under the supervision of the renowned therapist Terrence Watts. Juliet is an accredited member of the National Council of Hypnotherapists and registered by the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council.
Juliet is co-founder of the HypnoGastricBand helping people to lose weight with an incredible imaginary gastric band. She also owns Fertility2Birth, specialising in helping people struggling to conceive or to have a great hypnobirth programme for those already pregnant. She has an interest in helping people with anxiety or depression to move forward and feel good about life again.
Sophie EastCounselling and Psychotherapy
Sophie has been offering counselling and psychotherapy to adults and young people for over 10 years in GP surgeries and schools, helping individuals to manage feelings such as depression, anxiety, anger and confusion.
Using exploratory therapy she helps individuals to feel more autonomous and in control of their lives. Increased self awareness allows for positive changes to be made in relation to all aspects of life; home, work, and school, and this can enable richer and more fulfilling relationships. Sophie has an MSc in counselling and psychotherapy and is an accredited member of the British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP)
Michael Ng LicAc. MBAcC, graduated from the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine in 1998. In 2000 Michael completed an advanced clinical training programme in Acupuncture at Zhejiang College in Hang Zhou, China.
Michael is now a Programme leader and lecturer at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine and has subsequently helped to teach many of the Acupuncturists working in Surrey, Hampshire and Berkshire. Michael is a member of the British Acupuncture Council and practises an integrated style of Acupuncture. This combines the 5-Element style with the Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) style.
Jilly ThompsonBreastfeeding Counsellor
Jilly is a qualified post natal carer/maternity nurse (DPNC/CPNC), and an accredited breastfeeding counsellor having completed the UNICEF Breastfeeding Management Course, and the Imperial College Infant Feeding Course. She has also undertaken infant first aid and resuscitation training.
Newborn care has always been a passion of hers, having grown up with a mother who was a midwife and health visitor. She has four children including twins, giving her first hand experience of newborns, breastfeeding & childcare, and importantly, an understanding of what is needed and of use to a mother in terms of preparation before and after the birth.
Jo LeedalePractice Manager
Jo has a background in administration, the last 10 years spent in the NHS and private Health Care.
She has been with Oak Park Clinic for nearly a year and is responsible for the day to day running of the clinic along with organising the diary for the practitioners. She is always happy to answer questions from patients and can direct you to the right practitioner for your needs.
In her spare time, Jo enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her two springer spaniels.
Tay has worked at the clinic for many years and knows each of the practitioners well. She will answer any questions you may have about which practitioner is most suitable for you.
Tay is also brilliant at directing people to the clinic from all the complicated corners of Crondall.
Gift Vouchers are available to be posted to you as well as directly from the clinic. These are excellent for baby showers, Mothers Day, to be slotted in to a get well card or birthday and Christmas presents. Prices range from a contribution towards a treatment, to the price of a course of treatments.
Your health insurance company may be able to cover some or all of the cost of your treatment at Oak Park Clinic. Please contact us before your first treatment, and check with your private health provider if you need a referral from your GP, and to confirm the amount of treatments available to you as well as your excess.