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
by Jeanie Blackall, BSc, Cert ECBS, MBTPA, FFHT, ITEC
Having trained as a physicist, Jeanie was somewhat of a nomad for many years, trying various jobs and travelling the world. In the 1980s she embarked on a new career in massage and bodywork. She has taken numerous trainings and incorporates a range of skills and techniques in her treatments. Jeanie is a keen gardener and her natural healing abilities enrich her practice. For more information, visit www.holisticbodyworks.co.uk
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: www.cliacoaching.co.uk
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.