Sophie Best, Dip Aroma, Reiki II, IFPA, BSc Psychology
Sophie trained as an Aromatherapist at Napier University in Edinburgh, and has been attuned to Reiki, a form of energy work. She offers therapeutic relaxation massage using essential oils, blended to suit her clients’ individual needs.
Sophie looks at the whole person when she is carrying out a consultation and treatment, and supports clients to identify the links between their physical, psychological and emotional wellbeing. Sophie has a gentle, empathic nature and is able to reach out and connect with people.
Prior to training as an Aromatherapist Sophie trained as a Psychologist. She worked in support services with people with Autism, brain injury and learning disabilities. Originating in the UK, Sophie is now resident in New Zealand.
“Aromatherapy is the systematic, controlled use of essential oils to promote and enhance the health and wellbeing of the individual” (IFPA Code of Practice and Ethics)
Email: [email protected]
Ph: 03 5489599
Mobile: 0210 595770
Aromaflex Nelson Dec ’08 – Dec ‘09
On-site Massage Jun ’09 – Mar Providing aromatherapy treatments for clients with autism and learning disabilities within a community care home in Nelson
Prior to qualifying as an Aromatherapist