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Friends Thru Cancer
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Sympathetic listeners offer support and encouragement to cancer patients, their families, partners and carers. Complementary therapies given by trained practitioners are available at these sessions and by appointment at other times. Their Therapy Team also work with the MacCartney Unit at Conquest Hospital Hastings. They hold regular retreat days and fundraising events.
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Contact Susie Lyle on 01424 423 687 or Samantha Thornely on 01424 250 536. Drop-in sessions are held on the first Tuesday of each month 10.30am -12.30pm and 6.30pm - 8.30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month at the Pinehurst Holistic Health Centre.
Specialisms:
Reflexology, Massage, Aromatherapy, Healing, Reiki, Relaxation, Hypnotherapy, Counselling.


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Friends Thru Cancer
Therapies provided by this provider:

Reiki
Reiki (pronounced Ray-Key) literally means universal life force energy and is a system of healing that is believed to stimulate the body's natural ability to heal itself on all levels, whether physical, mental, emotional or spiritual.

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Reflexology
Reflexology is a very gentle and rhythmic foot massage.

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Massage
Massage is the practice of manipulating, applying pressure, and rubbing or stroking soft tissue and skin to promote physical and mental relaxation, well-being, and circulation.

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Hypnotherapy
Hypnosis is a state of deep relaxation and focused concentration.

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Counselling
Seeing a counsellor or psychotherapist, who is trained and experienced at working with cancer patients, can help you and others close to you deal with the emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis and help to make sense of the many emotions that you are experiencing.

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Healing/Therapeutic Touch
Healing, sometimes called spiritual healing, healing touch or therapeutic touch, is a gentle and calming therapy which involves a light touch or hands close to the body.

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Aromatherapy
Aromatherapy uses the natural oils extracted from flowers, bark, stems, leaves, roots or other parts of a plant to enhance psychological and physical well-being.

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