Manchester North local group

At Manchester North local support group, we bring together like-minded people from the Manchester area to network together and to share ideas. We will be offering five meetings per year on a variety of different topics and subjects from expert speakers. We welcome FHT members and non-members to come along. FHT members gain two CPD points by attending our meetings, when relevant to therapies practised.

Meetings and events

Date: 21 January 2019
Time: 7- 9pm
Venue: The Therapy Rooms, 176 Oldham Road, Grotton,  Springhead, Oldham, OL4 5SJ
Topic: Sam Jane Reece “Basic First Aid and CPR”

Sam Jane Reece is a Head Practitioner Nurse working within the NHS A&E and Urgent Care Department Qualified 8 years Sam is also a Basic Life Support Instructor for Adults and Children. Sam will be demonstrating Basic first aid and CPR on Adults and Children, with audience participation. This is going to be a superb evening and something that can be a lifesaving opportunity to learn.

Date: 08 April 2019
Time: 7-9pm
Venue: The Therapy Rooms, 176 Oldham Road, Grotton,  Springhead, Oldham, OL4 5SJ
Topic: Melody Dark “Basic Sign Language”

Melody is a Sign Language Instructor working with Adults and Children. Melody will start the evening explaining the history of sign language this will then quickly move onto Audience participation. The evening is designed to teach you basic sign Language and understanding. How lovely this will be if you ever had to communicate with a deaf person the barrier would be dissolved, and communication would begin. 

Date: 01 July 2019
Time: 7-9pm
Venue: The Therapy Rooms, 176 Oldham Road, Grotton,  Springhead, Oldham, OL4 5SJ
Topic: Martin Robert Thirlwell MFHT “Pendulum Dowsing”

Martin Thirlwell is a Professional Dowser my work sees me using Divine rods, hazel and Pendulum Dowsers. This is guaranteed to be a fantastic evening. I will demonstrate the use of pendulums divine rods and hazel twigs. You will be shown the basic use of preparing tuning and using a pendulum dowser. More advanced techniques will be demonstrated on how pendulums can work with our chakras for a more balanced lifestyle and wellbeing. The evening is filled with audience participation. 

Date: 11 November 2019
Time: 7-9pm
Venue: The Therapy Rooms, 176 Oldham Road, Grotton, Springhead, Oldham, OL4 5SJ
Topic: Martin Robert Thirlwell MFHT Traditional Usui Shiki Ryoho Reiki

Martin Robert Thirlwell is a 10th Generation Reiki Master from the Linage of “Usui Shiki Ryoho”. Martin is also a Lecturer and Speaker for the Federation of Holistic Therapist (FHT). Martin has been practising Reiki for over 35 years and has written 2 books along with lecturing at the Birmingham NEC Holistic Show for and on behalf of the (FHT). Martin will be talking about the Usui Traditional Reiki system and how this can be brought into everyone's life for wellbeing. This will be a fantastic evening with audience participation.

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Martin Robert Thirlwell
T. 0161 665 0799