Welcome to The Therapy Room

We provide a range of complementary therapies to help improve your health and well being

Covid-19 Update:

Hoping that all our clients are remaining safe and well during this difficult time. The Therapy Room is gradually reopening its doors for urgent Chiropody only on a couple of days a week initially.

To protect both clients and staff and to ensure that adequate disinfection is possible between each client the ΒΌ hour appointments will be unavailable until further notice. We have screens in place and will be keeping safe distancing in the waiting room by keeping numbers down to 2 people maximum at any time. We appreciate that you may feel uncomfortable to return at this time which is completely understandable, we look forward to seeing you all in the fullness of time.

Please feel free to contact us with any queries either by phone (01208 76009) or email thetherapyroombodmin@gmail.com At present there is no Reception staff on duty so please leave a message on the telephone and you will be answered as soon as possible.

Stay safe and well.

Find Us

Meet The Team

Hilary Hignell Dip Pod Med, MBChA, MSSCh, MAR, HPC Reg, CNHC Reg

Chiropody and reflexology

Hilary has been a qualified chiropodist since 1994 and Reflexologist for over 15 years.

Performing general foot care including nail trimming, removal of callous and corns, and also practicing biomechanics (the examination of the gait and the way the foot functions to treat the cause of problems as well as the symptoms) this can lead to the fitting of insoles and orthotics.

She also performs, cryosurgery for verrucae, diabetic examinations and can replace damaged nails with Pedique nail gel.

Hilary now offers a wax treatment which is used to target areas of dry, scaly skin or areas of poor circulation. This treatment is especially beneficial when used in addition to a normal Chiropody treatment leaving feet soft, hydrated and smooth.

Dr's Remedy nail varnish is now available in The Therapy Room Bodmin which contains no formaldehyde and other chemicals which cause nails to turn yellow after use. Dr's Remedy is also safe for diabetics and pregnancy.

  • Chiropody: 30 minutes - £27
  • Reflexology: 45 minutes - £35
  • Chiropody with Reflexology - £45
  • Chiropody with Wax Treatment - £37
  • Diabetic Examination: £27
  • Nail Trimming: 15 minutes - £19
  • Indian Head Massage: 45mins - £35
  • Biomechanical Evaluation: 1hr - £40
  • Wax Treatment - £25 for a 1/2 treatment or £50 if added on to a normal 1/2 hour Chiropody appointment.
  • Monday, Tuesday & Thursday

Joanna Austen ECBS, MBTPA, ITEC

Bowen Technique

Joanna qualified in 2004 as a Bowen Therapist and has since dedicated herself to this highly effective therapy. She has run a clinic in Liskeard since that time and in 2011 joined the Therapy Room in Bodmin when it opened.

Joanna has continually developed her understanding and use of the Bowen Technique over the years. Bowen can be used for any number of problems that people suffer, but primarily people present with Sciatica, Frozen Shoulder, Migraine or any major back/neck pain. However people also present with many other conditions including stress related issues.

  • Bowen Technique (Initial Appointment): £50 - 50 mins approx
  • Bowen Technique (Follow Up Appointment): £40 - 40 mins approx
  • Tuesday

Daniel Carter MCFHP, MAFHP

Foot Health Professional

Dan Carter is qualified as a Foot Health Professional in 2005 having trained at The S.M.A.E Institute in Maidenhead.

He is experienced in treating a range of common foot problems including corns, calluses and verrucae as well as nail trimming and nail care.

  • General Foot Care: 30 minutes - £27
  • Toe Nail Trimming: 15 minute - £19
  • Wednesday (am)
  • Friday (am)

Matt East BSc Hons

Physiotherapist, Bowen Therapy and Integrated Health Practitioner.

Matt qualified as a physiotherapist in 2000, since then he has trained in a number of different techniques such as acupuncture, neurological integration and utilises a number of soft tissue remedial bodywork therapies such as the Bowen technique.

This enables him to tailor each treatment to the individual to help with a wide range of symptoms and health complaints, providing a natural drug free approach to healthcare where possible.

  • Bowen Technique (Initial Appointment): £50 approx 40 mins
  • Bowen Technique (Follow-Up Appointment): £40 approx 40 mins
  • Thursday

Ana Jackson

Hypnotherapy, Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP) and Timeline Therapy

Ana has been interested in the ways that we all relate to our own unconscious minds since she gained her honours degree in Psychology, over 25 years ago. She is a certified Master Practitioner in Hypnotherapy, Neuro Linguistic Programming (NLP) and Timeline Therapy.

Ana uses a range of therapeutic techniques to help each individual gain a better understanding of their own unconscious mind and how it influences their behaviour. This process enables her clients to take control and deal with a variety of personal issues in a safe, calm and confidential environment.

Ana prides herself on understanding that common problems often have different causes, depending on each client. From the initial consultation to the completion of therapy, her strategy will focus on the improvements that you wish to make in your own life.

Whether you would like to deal with a complex personal issue or simply give up smoking, the treatment will be individually designed to help you understand and beat the root cause of the problem.

Ana is registered with the UK GHR and bound by their ethics and code of practice. She is fully insured and has an enhanced CRB clearance.

Helen Thompson

Bowen, Reflexology & Massage

Helen qualified as a Reflexologist and Massage Therapist in 2011 from Saltash College and started to build a clinic in Launceston, wanting to find ways to offer more tailored treatments Helen completed additional training in Hot Stone Massage, Indian Head Massage, Deep Tissue Massage and Lymphatic Drainage Massage. Whether it's a remedial treatment or just relaxation you require a treatment can be tailored for you. Helen is a member of the Complementary Therapists Association and also a qualified Bowen Therapist.

  • Bowen Therapy - £40
  • Reflexology: 45 minutes - £35
Remedial /therapeutic massage
    including hot stone massage, deep tissue, manual lymphatic drainage, pregnancy massage:
  • Full body: 1hr - £40
  • Back, Neck and Shoulders: 30mins - £25
  • Feet & Lower Legs: 30mins - £25
  • Indian Head Massage: 30mins - £25
  • Longer treatments are available on request.
  • Tuesday

Suzanne Buckley Jago

Kinesiology, Healing and Reiki

Suzanne has been qualified in Kinesiology since 2012 and Reiki from 2018. She is a registered member of Duchy Healers Association as a Practising Healer.

Suzanne specializes in these treatments;


Kinesiology is a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. Basic muscle testing for evaluating areas of dysfunction in the body. Lamberts vitamins used.

Healing (with crystals)

Using energies to have a healing effect using energy from a greater source. Guided meditation available.


A safe, gentle and non- intrusive hands on healing technique which uses spiritual energy to treat physical ailments without using pressure, manipulation or massage.

Suzanne uses Doterra Essential oils and Bach Flower Remedies.

  • Kinesiology (initial treatment): £35 approx 90 mins
  • Kinesiology: £30 approx 60 mins
  • Healing (with crystals) initial treatment: £35 approx 90 mins
  • Healing (with crystals) £30 approx 60 mins
  • Reiki (initial treatment): £40 approx 90 mins
  • Reiki: £35 approx 60 mins
  • Monday

Adam Robertson BSc (hons), GOSC Reg, Dip PT (Fitness), Active IQ (Massage)


Here to take care of you and get you back on your feet.

Adam is experienced at treating a wide variety of complaints. He has spent the last 10 years honing his hands-on therapy techniques through countless CPD courses. These skills complement what he learnt when working in rehab clinics and gyms as a personal trainer and physiotherapist technician.

If you would like to know more about Adam, his website is: eastcornwallosteopathy.co.uk

  • Manipulation/articulation for joint problems
  • Mobilisations for nerve issues
  • Stretching and massage for muscle tension
  • Cranial Osteopathy
  • Rehab exercise prescription

Contact Us


  • The Therapy Room
  • 1 The Piazza
  • Crockwell Street
  • Bodmin
  • Cornwall
  • PL31 2DR


  • Mon: 9am-5pm
  • Tues: 9am-5pm
  • Wed: 9am-5pm
  • Thur: 9am-5pm
  • Fri: 9am-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed


  • 01208 760 09