John Garvey as the head of the Holistic Healthcare Centre is a registered and qualified practitioner for all of the therapies and diagnostic methods outlined below. Depending on the individual problem or ailment, he will apply one or a combination of the listed therapies to help improve his clients condition. John may also diagnose by taking a health history, questioning on diet and lifestyle, observing posture, skin colour and tone, eyes, pulses, foot reflexes, abdomen and back, taking blood pressure or using various biofeedback units.
Read advice and guidelines for attending any of our treatment sessions on our Treatment Information Sheet.
Shiatsu is a healing therapy that seeks to create wholeness of mind, body and spirit. In Shiatsu we use thumb and palm pressure on the body's energy channels and acupressure points to activate the client's own natural healing abilities. Shiatsu works on the physical and emotional levels of being and can be effective in treating a wide range of common ailments.
Scenar is a Russian computerized healing concept and device developed by scientific research of acupuncture/shiatsu and of medical neurology capable of treating problems of most types which are resistant to healing by other forms of treatment.
RISTA Nakatani Diagnostics
RISTA is a diagnostic device created by Dr Nakatani who called it Ryodoraku. It combines Eastern Traditional Meridian Diagnostic with Western Electro-Bio feedback and computer assisted analysis.
Counselling and Nutritional Advice
Holistic counselling involves the whole person, not isolated aspects only. It may reveal hidden triggers for your ailments, like dietary habits. It may provide comfort and healing during difficult times (bereavement, loss, stress etc.).
Computerized Infrared Thermal Imaging (CITI) Diagnostics
Computerized Infrared Thermal Imaging (CITI) is a diagnostic technique that is non-invasive and involves no exposure to any form of radiation. During an exam, a CITI camera is used to capture images, called thermograms.
Therapeutic Multilayer Blanket (TMB) Treatment
The Therapeutic Multilayer Blanket helps speed up recovery and activates ones own self-healing processes.
It is helpful for relieving conditions such as stress and tension, feeling ‘run down’, fatigue, insomnia, sprains, back and spinal problems.