The Rose and Crown has developed from a family home into a thriving clinic over 20 years. Its aim is to be seen as ‘The Clinic with a Heart’, where patients can chose between different approaches in Complementary Medicine and receive help and guidance in self care.


Traditionally a Chiropractic clinic in South Molton, we have grown to offer a wide range of therapies to support our patients' health.


All our Therapists work together to offer you the most suitable treatment for your needs.

Therapeutic Massage, Bowen Technique, Emmett Technique, Aromatherapy, Reflexology and Scar Tissue Release

by Jeanie Blackall, BSc, Cert ECBS, MBTPA, FFHT, ITEC


After obtaining her BSc, Jeanie was somewhat of a nomad, trying various jobs and travelling the world. In the 1980s she embarked on a new career in massage and bodywork and has undertaken numerous trainings which she intergrates and adapts to each persons needs.  Jeanies wide range of skills and experience, coupled with her natural healing abilities and caring nature, create effective and popular treatments. For more information, visit

Expressive Therapy


by Charlotte Yonge PhD, DipEL, Cert CJEA


Charlotte was brought up in East Africa and is a qualified teacher, play trainer and coach. Since gaining a PhD in children’s language and learning in 1998, she has developed individual expressive therapy and coaching for children and adults, integrating expressive arts, mindfulness and creative journal. She enjoys walking, meditation and drumming. For more information:

Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine

Simon King BA Phil MBAcC MRCHM


Simon gained a First Class degree in Philosophy before studying Acupuncture and Chinese Medicine in the mid 1980s. He set up a clinic in Exeter where he still works with his wife. He learnt to read medical Chinese at an early stage and having access to Chinese books and journals has been an important influence on his work. As well as greatly enjoying practicing he also teaches Herbal Medicine.

Embodyment™ , Svaroopa™ Yoga, Theta™ healer

by Audrey Smith, BA Phil CYT CET


Audrey discovered Svaroopa™, a unique style of yoga from America, after a serious back injury abruptly curtailed a passionate career in surfing. Her spine finally began to heal through practising this type of yoga. Her love is to share what she considers the magic of ‘opening’ one’s spine. With over 15 years of experience Audrey is one of the few Svaroopa™ practitioners in the UK. She also offers a new cutting edge therapy called Theta™, an elegant system using the theta brain wave and kinesiology for physical, mental, emotional and spiritual healing.

Chavutti Thirumal (massage done by the feet)

Jules Templeton, FRYOG


Jules is a keen surfer from Braunton. She is one of the very few Chavutti Thirumal practitioners in the country, offering a unique experience of full body oil massage applied with the foot. She also offers Reiki, Ayurvedic face massage and Seated Acupressure massage as well as running Yoga classes in and around Braunton

Physiotherapist Massage (Sports)

John Spurr, BSc(Hons) BA(Hons) MCSP


After graduating in 2001 with a degree in Philosophy, John fell in love with Exmoor and the North Devon coast. He found true inspiration in the benefit of physical therapy to counter the effects of being a keen surfer and musician. Qualification and practice in both holistic and sports massage therapy only fuelled his ambition, leading him to return to study in 2011 and gain a degree in physiotherapy. John has now settled in the area with his wife and loves surfing, photography, tennis and music.

Massage and Reiki

Julie Whitmore - Reiki Master Practitioner


Julie was in Banking for 14 years but wanted to do something to help people feel good about themselves so trained to become a Beauty Therapist 15 years ago. She set up her own Mobile Beauty business and added Holistic Massage and Reiki to her portfolio. Julie is now a Reiki Master Teacher Practitioner and a team member of the Devon School of Reiki. She offers Reiki, Reiki Massage and Holistic Massage.


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Holistic and Theraputic Massage

Lorraine Horton (MTI, FHT, MLDuk and CNHC registered)


Lorraine offers treatments in Massage, Myofacial Therapy, Manual Lymphatic Drainage - Vodder Method, Reflexology and Reiki.  She tailors each treatment to the individual and can combine therapies to make your treatment unique to you.


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Foot Health Practitioner

Lyanne Motteram (DipCFHP, MPSPract)


Lyanne offers pain free, gentle and effective foot health treatments, offering appointments at the clinic as well as home visits.  She is able to treat children right through to the elderly and enjoys the veriety this job offers.


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Contemporary Homeopathy

Julie Snell (LCCH RSHom)


Julie was introduced to homeopathy 25 years ago and her interest in it grew until it became a way of life for her and her family.  Having graduated from the Contempoary College of Homeopathy, she is a fully registered member of the Society of Homeopaths.  Julie recognises the need for a system of natural health care to help people cope with the stresses and strains of modern-day living and enthusiastically encourages people to adopt a positive approach to their own health and wellbeing.

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