Education

Mark is a Clinical Hypnotherapist and a mental health professional with over 20 years of experience. He specialises in psychological conditions, behaviour change and resilience. Over the past twelve years Mark has also studied and practised remedial and therapeutic massage, Chinese medicine, Tui Na (Chinese Medical Massage) and other body and mind systems, including meditation and martial arts. 

In addition to his professional practice, Mark is currently undergoing further studies in Sports Therapy, Mindfulness and Cognitive Therapies.

Career

Mark has developed a strong skill set and clinical experience in the field of mental health, pain management, addiction/behaviour change through both his NHS and private work.  He brings his unique body-mind skill set into manual therapy practice, in line with holistic principles of treatment and recovery. Mark’s specific interest lies in musculoskeletal conditions, wellbeing and the mind-body relationship. 

He practised in clinics in Edinburgh, London and throughout Europe.

Qualifications

Tui Na Chinese Medical Massage and Cupping
Sports and Remedial Massage
Be Activated
Kinetic Chain Release
PgCert  Clinical Hypnotherapy
HnDip Mental Health Nursing
Martial Arts - Shaolin Kung Fu, Tai Chi, Filipino Martial Arts, Jeet Kun Do, Wing Chun
Meditation - Zen, Daoist, Relaxation and Chi Kung (Mindful Movement)
CPD - Motivational Interviewing, Counselling Skills, Addiction, Harm Reduction, Stress Management

Personal Interests

Mark enjoys being in nature and hiking. He takes joy in reading a good book and considers himself a forever student. Whenever possible, Mark loves practising chi kung, tai chi and a variety of martial arts for cultivation of body and mind.