Brighton Osteopaths

 

 

LINKS

 

OSTEOPATHIC INFORMATION

 

The General Osteopathic Council

is a statutory body that regulates the profession of Osteopathy. It produces The Statutory Register of Osteopaths, overseas education and conduct and promotes the development of the profession.

 

The British Osteopathic Association

(BOA) is an independent, professional body which produces a regular newsletter and a journal and also promotes the development of the profession. It runs the 'Find an Osteopath Service, whcih allows people to search for an osteopath by name, postcode, place name or practice name.

 

The Sutherland Society

is a post-graduate study group for osteopaths working in the cranial field (often called 'cranial osteopaths') and promotes the understanding of cranial osteopathy. It is not a registering body and does not assess the competence of its members. It does produce a directory of members but this is not a definitive representation of all osteopaths who work in the cranial field. The directory is available on the society's website.

 

BABIES AND CHILDREN

 

The Osteopathic Centre for Children

is a charity that runs clinics in London and Manchester providing specialised osteopathic treatment for babies and children. It also runs post-graduate courses in paediatric osteopathy.

 

ABC Magazine

is a local information magazine for Sussex and Surrey parents with young children.

 

NCT

The National Childbirth Trust is a charity with information on pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding and parenthood.

 

Birthlight

Birthlight is a charity focussing on an holistic approach to pregnancy, birth and babyhood using yoga and breathing methods.

 

Active Birth

Founded by Janet Balaskas. Information on classes, water births, baby massage and teacher training.

 

Primal Health

Founded by Michel Odent. Aims to promote safe and loving birth experience. Courses for 'Doulas' and 'Childbirth Educators'. Research data on ‘primal period’ – from conception to first birthday.

 

Doulas

Network of doulas ( experienced women who offer emotional and practical support before, during and after birth ) run voluntarily by UK doulas.

 

Your-doula.co.uk

The website of Jayn Stapleton, a doula operating in East and West Sussex

 

OTHER THERAPIES

 

Dyke Road Natural Health Clinic

The Dyke Road Natural Health Clinic provides a wide range of complementary therapies.

 

Society of the Teachers of the Alexander Technique (STAT)

Provides information, resources and directories of local teachers.

 

Pilates Foundation

Specialises on teaching Pilates to the public.

 

Body Control

An alternative Pilates site.

 

The Institute for Optimum Nutrition

Nutritional advice, education and information.

 

What Doctors Don't Tell You

Publications on the side effects of drugs plus information on 'what works and what doesn't work' in orthodox and alternative medicine.

 

Brighton Buddhist Centre

Runs classes in meditation, stress management and yoga.

 

Wilbury School of Natural Therapy

The Wilbury School offers part-time professional courses in a wide range of massage based therapies.

 

 

Dyke Road Natural Health Clinic
274 Dyke Road
Brighton BN1 5AE
Tel 01273 561844 / 561845

Dolphin House Clinic
15 New road
Brighton BN1 1UF
Tel 01273 324790

 

Last update: 5 December, 2015