About the therapist

Sue Hannaford is a qualified and experienced holistic and remedial massage therapist and bodyworker with a keen interest in different massage modalities.

She has achieved ACSMT status – Advanced Clinical and Sports Massage Therapist, holding a BTEC 6 Professional Diploma in Advanced Clinical and Sports Massage, a degree level qualification (and currently the highest massage qualification in the UK).

Her training, since qualifying in Holistic Massage in January 2000, also includes:

  • Hot Stone Fusion Massage
  • Pregnancy Massage
  • Indian Head and Shoulder Massage
  • Advanced Clinical Massage (Holistic Medical Massage)
    • Foundation
    • for Neck and Shoulder Pain
    • for Shoulder Girdle Pain
    • for Carpal Tunnel and Wrist RSIs
    • for Low Back Pain
    • for Hip and Pelvis Pain
    • for Leg, Knee and Foot Pain
    • for TMJ, Face, Headache and Jaw Pain
  • Advanced Sports Stretching
  • Foundation Myofascial Release
  • Advanced Myofascial Release
  • Myofascial Release for Fibromyalgia and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  • Working with Trauma through bodywork
  • Myofascial Release Unwinding
  • Touch for Health 1-4 and Foundation Progressive Kinesiology
  • Short course for Adapting Massage in Palliative Care which enables her to work with those living with and recovering from cancer.
  • Craniosacral Therapy Level 1

Sue has been a full member of the Complementary Therapists Association (CThA) since 1999 (previously the Guild of Complementary Practitioners/International Guild of Professional Practitioners).

Sue Hannaford ACSMT MCThA