The Body Talking

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I’ve started following dionsandcomics on Instagram and this cartoon made me smile. Often bodywork clients and yoga students say to me, ‘You don’t need to hear all this, I don’t know why I’m telling you really.’

And I say, ‘That’s what I’m here for.’

I’m not a counsellor or psychotherapist but everything you think and feel is experienced by the body. That amazing bundle of soft and hard tissues isn’t disconnected from your mind and heart. What you share is completely relevant.

We are ready to acknowledge muscular pain when it’s associated with physical injury and illness. But here’s the thing: the body experiences emotional pain as much as your head does. It doesn’t have to be big stuff for the body to to brace itself and become tense. It doesn’t even have to be your stuff …

Saying out loud that life is challenging can often give your body permission to let go.

So if you want to (and it’s not obligatory) keep talking. As an added bonus, I like listening!

Yvonne x

Tonight and this Week

A reminder there is the 30 minute Yoga Evening Breathing Space at 8.00 pm this evening: Evening Breathing Space

Also available this week:

And Individual Therapy Appointments

I have one space left on Friday morning … how about some reflexology?

You can use the online booking system or send me a message to book or arrange a conversation: Contact

Yoga for NHS Together

We raised a magnificent £360 for NHS Charities Together

Thank you so much!

The NHS is currently facing the most challenging period in its history. Donations to NHS Charities Together enable the health service to go above and beyond. Through its 241 member charities across the UK, funds will improve services for patients and support NHS staff to continue their vital work.

The online practice is no longer available. I will organise a new practice and charity page later in the Spring/Summer

Yvonne x