Welcome to FEET IN FLEET Reflexology and Fertility by RACHEL CARLSE
I am a Professional Reflexologist providing preconception, pregnancy and post-natal care. I am a Reproductive Reflexologist experienced in providing fertility reflexology for clients with fertility issues (male and/or female), sub-fertility, secondary fertility and for those undergoing assisted conception.
I am extremely passionate about the work that I do and feel very privileged to have such a wonderful job! Although, actually, I don't consider it to be a job - it is a vocation, an opportunity to fulfill my passion every day! How lucky am I? I have learned so much since I started my journey as a reflexologist, and I continue to learn - all the time. Fertility reflexology is so rewarding. I love attending training courses and of course commit to continuing professional development. I often explain it as though my basic training was like my basic toolbox. Then as I attended more courses I gained more tools to put in my toolbox - my toolbox has expanded so much since I started out and I know still has further to expand!!
My practise is in Farnborough, Hampshire, and is close to the M3 and the A331, A31 and A325. It is near to the borders of and Berkshire and is easily accessible from Fleet, Farnham, Crondall, Guildford, Bentley, Aldershot, Hook, Yateley, Hartley Wintney, Camberley, Sandhurst and surrounding areas.
Reflexology offers increased relaxation, release of tension, improved sleep, improved mood and increased general well-being.
It is a complimentary holistic therapy - therefore the body is worked as a 'whole' - reflexologists do not treat for a specific condition and reflexology must never replace medical advice.
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Pregnancy is one of the most special events a woman can experience in life. During the first trimester, huge changes in hormone levels take place and this can leave you with a range of emotions. You may wonder what to expect, you may feel exhilarated, fearful (especially if you have previously experienced miscarriage), weepy, delighted, anxious or exhausted - you might experience none of these or all of these - you might also feel nauseous. As your reflexologist, my intention would be to aid relaxation, de-stress and offer support.
By the second trimester, most of the discomforts of early pregnancy have diminished - this is the trimester that you are supposedly 'blooming', but not everybody feels fabulous. As your baby grows, other physical symptoms may appear - backache, hip pain, heartburn, indigestion are all common pregnancy complaints. As your pregnancy starts to show you may feel excitement or have mixed emotions about weight gain. Having reflexology would help you to relax and feel supported.
During the third trimester you may notice more physical symptoms as your growing baby starts to really take up space in your expanding tummy. Aches and pains are commonplace, you may feel heavy, weary, excited. Your feet and ankles may start to swell (especially in warm weather). You may struggle with sleep - because of discomfort or needing the toilet frequently. It is not unusual for your stress levels to rise as the birth becomes imminent. Reflexology can be helpful at this stage to promote general well-being, and to relieve some of these 'pregnancy niggles'. I will support you through this stage as you approach the birth of your baby and listen to your worries and concerns.
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Reflexology Lymphatic Drainage
Breast Cancer is the most common cancer in the UK. Approximately 20% of patients develop secondary lymphoedema of the arm following treatment that includes, surgery or radiotherapy to the axillary lymph nodes.
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