Massage Therapist Directory

A list of Lake District School of Massage graduates
and other practitioners the school recommends

Therapists with a โ˜† symbol have trained on Lake District School of Massage courses



Penrith – Pickup Therapies – Emma Pickup โ˜†

Emma has a background in education and beauty. She has taken multiple courses with Lake District School of Massage and also helps with teaching on some of them ๐Ÿ™‚

Kendal – Revive – Mark Watson โ˜†

Mark has taken the Level 3 Massage Therapy course with LDSOM and now specialises in trigger point therapy. He has a background in personal training so is a good allrounder for advice on moving forwards with physical issues. I love having treatments with Mark (I like to try out my students work!) and am fascinated by all the different holistic training courses he keeps doing! He provides.. Sports massage, Trigger point therapy, Oncology massage, Manual lymphatic drainage, Swedish massage.

Ambleside – Foxghyll Calm & Beauty – Rachel Mann โ˜†

Rachel owns Foxghll Calm and Beauty in Ambleside and provides massage and beauty therapy. Foxghyll is located in front of a river, fields of sheep and mountains; its a truly stunning spot yet it isnโ€™t too far from Ambleside town centre, making a visit to Foxghyll Calm and Beauty a lovely stroll and treatment combo! Rachel is an experienced holistic therapist and has recently trained on a deep tissue Lake District School of Massage course.

Patterdale – Hazel Bell – Aroma Soul Therapies โ˜†

Hazel is a Holistic Aromatherapist offering a range of treatments to balance you mind, body and soul. Her cosy treatment room is located in her Lakeland cottage at Crookabeck in Patterdale. Hazel combines bespoke essential oil blends with LDSM deep tissue hands-free massage, facials, hot stones and crystals.

Windermere – Hanka Vrublova โ€“ Sacred Flow Therapies

Hanka has a treatment room at Choices fitness centre in Windermere where she provides amazing treatments, using a combination of different techniques tailored to the individualโ€™s needs. Hanka is also a reiki, hypnotherapy and shamanistic healer who can help you overcome stresses and issues on all levels. She also provides healing ceremonies and treatments at events and retreats. I love my treatment swaps with Hanka, and the beautiful events she facilitates!

Windermere – Mayela Redondo Holistic Therapist

Mayela provides excellent massage treatments, meditation, aromatherapy reflexology, energy healing and Akashic Records readings. She has a cosy treatment room in Windermere. I love having appointments with Mayela!

Ambleside – Iris Massage Studio โ€“ Irena

Irenaโ€™s business is Iris Massage Studio in Ambleside. She specialises in all types of Thai massage after having trained in Thailand. I love having regular deep tissue style back massage appointments where a lovely menthol balm is used, just like from my holidays in Thailand.

Kendal – Gillian Ridding – GLR Massage Therapies and TMJ specialist โ˜†

Gillian provides Sports, Deep Tissue & TMJ massage at a calming home treatment space in Kendal. She also provides corporate massage visits and works with the school on delivering workplace and events massage. Gillian has trained on Level 3 Massage Therapy and Onsite Chair Massage courses at LDSOM and has a background in dentistry and farming!

Kendal – Jessica – Howgill Holistics โ˜†

Jessica trained on the hands-free deep tissue massage course at LDSOM. She is a Holistic Therapist & Weleda Wellbeing Advisor based near Kendal, set between the Lakes & Dales. She offers Aromatherapy, Indian Head Massage, Pregnancy Massage, Deep Tissue Massage & Holistic Facials from a peaceful home treatment space set in a beautiful location, with views of the Howgill Fells surrounded by nature.

Broughton in Furness + surrounding areas – Lucia Smith Massage Therapy โ˜†

Lucia has taken the Level 3 Massage Therapy course and combines treatments with powerful aromatherapy scents. I’ve really enjoyed my treatments with Lucia! She provides, deep tissue, relaxation, pregnancy, aromatouch and Indian head massage.


Guisborough – North Yorkshire – Nichola Watson – Be Still Therapy โ˜†

Nichola trained on the Level 3 Massage Therapy Nab Cottage Retreat Course and I loved sampling her work! She has a cosy garden studio and provides corporate wellness visits. She also has a background in marketing.


Urmston – Nikki Elliot Massage Therapist โ˜†

Nikki has a treatment room in Urmston and is amazing at deep tissue, holistic and myofascial release massage. I had regular treatment swaps with Nikki for around 3 years and we practised our skills on each other in this time ๐Ÿ™‚ We also worked together providing workplace massage at events and offices, she is the ideal person to get in touch with about corporate and events massage (ask your boss, or if you are the boss, book her!)

Chorlton + Levenshulme – Phase Massage – Yvette Snaith โ˜†

Yvette has a background in midwifery, and massage, and has trained on a LDSOM Deep Tissue Massage Course.

Poynton – Chris Maddon โ€“ Take a Breather

Chris is an awesome massage and reflexology therapist who has a treatment room on a narrowboat in Poynton! A visit to the boat is a truly magical experience. Chrisโ€™ company is Take a Breather, which also offers workplace massage visits and wellness in schools amongst other things! Chris taught me how to provide fantastic seated acupressure treatments and I loved working with Take a Breather in Manchester ๐Ÿ™‚

Chorlton – Kirsty โ€˜t Kindt โ€“ Habitual Fitness/ Chorlton Health Hub

Kirsty has a treatment room as part of her wonderful business Chorlton Health Hub, a space for fitness, therapeutic treatments and counselling. Kirsty offers deep tissue massage to release ongoing aches and injuries. I love her treatments and felt brilliant after just one appointment! Kirsty is also a pilates instructor holding classes in Chorlton, and runs amazing retreats.

Home visits across Mcr – Hannah Rosborough โ€“ HR Massage Therapies โ˜†

Hannah is trained in sports, remedial and oncology massage, as well as manual lymphatic drainage which can be really useful treatment for clients recovering from illness, surgery, or with lymphodema. Hannah also facilitates massage wellness workshops for corporate and community groups which involves teaching you how to effectively self-massage using massage tools (like tennis balls), and how to provide shoulder massage to others. I worked with Hannah on our funded project โ€˜Hands-on Healthโ€˜, she is a wonderful teacher and the groups loved her sessions!

Alderley Edge – Brian Shuker โ€“ Heart Fire Eastern Therapies

Brian is a highly skilled therapist who tailors a treatment package to help you move forwards with your health based on his vast experience of Eastern and Western practices. His services include massage and acupuncture. I really enjoyed my treatments with Brian at his lovely studio in Alderly Edge.

Levenshulme โ€“ Lauren Cape Holistics โ˜†

Lauren provides reflexology, Swedish, deep tissue, hands-free and pregnancy massage. She has a treatment room in Levenshulme. Lauren trained in deep tissue massage with Lake District School of Massage.