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Penny Brohn UK
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Penny Brohn UK pioneered the Bristol Approach to cancer care for people with cancer and those close to them. This approach works hand in hand with medical treatment, providing a unique combination of physical, emotional and spiritual support using complementary therapies, self-help techniques and practical advice on nutrition. People can access the Bristol Approach through residential courses run by experienced teams of doctors, nurses and complementary therapists.

The centre also provides 500 training places a year teaching health professionals and complementary therapists how to use the Bristol Approach in their work.

Notes:

Homeopaths at Penny Brohn UK are registered doctors employed through the Bristol Homeopathic Hospital.

Specialisms:

Massage, Reflexology, Shiatsu, Acupuncture, Homeopathy, Healing, Relaxation, Meditation.



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    Penny Brohn Cancer Care
    Chapel Pill Lane, Pill, Bristol, BS20 0HH, UK

    +44 (0)845 123 2310 info@pennybrohn.org bookings@pennybrohn.org http://www.pennybrohn.org
    Therapies provided by this provider:

    Shiatsu
    Shiatsu is a manual therapy that provides support and helps strengthen the body's natural ability to heal and balance itself.

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    Reflexology
    Reflexology is a very gentle and rhythmic foot massage.

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    Meditation / Creative Visualisation
    Meditation is a technique where the attention is focused on a point of reference, such as the breath or an object, in order to help you create a peaceful, quiet state of mind.

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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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    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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    Acupuncture
    Acupuncture is an ancient system of healing from Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) and involves the stimulation of special points on the body, known as acupuncture points, for therapeutic or preventive purposes.

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    Nutritional Therapy
    Nutritional therapists seek to ensure you are well nourished by your diet, and that you are fully absorbing and utilising the nutrients it provides.

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    Mindfulness
    Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) is a type of mental training that uses the mind to combat anxiety and bring about a sense of wellbeing.

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