Professional Development is an essential part of a therapeutic practice. The relationship between a practitioner and their client is an intimate and complicated interaction. It requires mindful attention. To be effective practitioners have to regularly replenish, self-reflect and nourish their enthusiasm as well as keep up to date with research and developments.
Regular CPD training modules of four hours each (equivalent to 4 CPD points) are held at The Whole Health Centre by different teachers. Open to all practiioners, including personal trainers and life coaches, those can be in support of colonic hydrotherapy practice but will also benefit other health practices such as massage, osteopathy and nutrition.
CPD is a requirement for most professional organisations regulating therapeutic practices and the courses are certified and recognised as such. A certificat is provided with each session.
Visceral Massage; Assessing and Treating Parasites and Disbiosis; Choosing Herbal Remedies for Digestive and Immune Health; Fermented Foods: making, storing and use; Alergy Testing and treating Food Sensitivities.
Price per four hours CPD £75
Mentoring is not a replacement for the appropriate training. However, techniques without confidence will not fuel success and knowledge needs to be applied to be useful. Mentoring enables the practitioner to improve confidence in his/her abilities, to gain better understanding of the value and benefits of colonic hydrotherapy and to identify marketing strategies suitable to his/her personality and goals.
Mentoring is tailored to the individual’s needs. It can be structured into weekly or monthly meetings and can be done on Skype for those who prefer not to travel or are too far to do so.
A mentoring session typically lasts 2 hours and will include an in depth evaluations of goals, objectives, personality and timelines. Strategies will be discussed and, where appropriate, resources will be provided. Technique, case studies supervision, practice management, accounting, advertising are all typical topics which are covered during a mentoring session.
Cost per session £160
Course of 3 sessions (recommended) £270
A mentoring certificate will be given on completion of each session and can be used as evidence of continuous professional development.