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Denise Thomas Therapy  - Sports Therapist : Sports & Remedial Therapist : Holistic Therap


Denise Thomas and John Gibbons in China, lecturing at The Hong Kong Institute of SportDenise Thomas is a registered Sports Therapist and Sports Massage Therapist with The Society of Sports Therapists and The Society of Health, Fitness and Sports Therapists.  Having already qualified as an Holistic Therapist many years previously, she is recognised and insured at Fellow Status in all areas of expertise with the Federation of Holistic Therapists, and belongs to various health care councils under the professional umbrella of FHT. CNHC registered.
Denise qualified as a Massage Therapist in 2001, having already studied as a Nutritional Advisor and then continued her studies in Holistic Therapies (Advanced Massage, Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Counselling), Sports Massage Therapy, Sports Therapy, Pathology, and Acupuncture Techniques for Sports Therapists, before undergoing further training in Advanced Therapy Techniques encompassing variants commonly used in Physiotherapy and Osteopathy, to become a Bodymaster Method Practitioner in 2014.  More recently in 2018, she has completed and been awarded the FIFA Diploma in Football Medicine.

She started working as a colleague in the renowned Peak Sporting Performance Clinic at Oxford University Sports Ground in 2008 where she remained for many years gaining valuable clinical experience assessing, treating and rehabilitating many variants of athletic injuries from the 80+ Sports Clubs and Teams that have access to the clinic along with a diverse cross section of the general public. She now continues her work extensively in private practice in Stanford in the Vale, Oxfordshire and remains up to date with regular CPD courses.

Denise has previous nursing agency experience and has worked in domiciliary and residential care settings with the elderly, adults and children, undergoing further training to support those with learning difficulties, epilepsy, and paraplegia; she has also been part of a therapy care team in F1 (albeit part-time) for four years. With a portfolio of qualifications and mandatory CPD on file, appearances in numerous Bodymaster YouTube videos, as well as demonstrating exercise and dysfunction in 6 books to date; she really is the ideal person to help with a diverse range of injuries, aches, pains and health care concerns. 

CLINICAL SPORTS EXPERIENCE: Denise has worked with client's competing successfully in various sporting disciplines, many internationally and/or GB squad in the following disciplines: Rowing, Triathlon, Pentathlon, Marathon, Iron Man, Athletics, Hockey, Tennis, Real Tennis, Golf, Football, Rugby, Boxing, Ice-skating, Skiing, Slalom Water Skiing, Swimming, Cycling,  Show Jumping, Dressage, Eventing, Club Running, Dancesport, Martial Arts, Body Building, Power Lifting, Ballet, synchronised Swimming and Motor Sport: Motor Cycles, Quad Racing, Stock car, P1, P2, Le Mans series, World Renault series, Touring Car and F1.
Oxford Blues pre The boat Race
She has been written about in a therapy context (reflexology) in National papers and magazines, TV, and been interviewed on live radio. Denise continues to support John Gibbons, in his quest to make learning a difficult subject a little easier to understand around the World.

Right photo: Denise with the Oxford Blues before the Oxford v Cambridge Boat Race.
NOTE:You don't have to be a sporty individual to see me; the mechanism of pain and injury is the same for us all.  Indeed the non sporty low activity individual may need more help and take far longer to repair.