Manchester South local group

Meetings and events

Date: 14 January 2021
Time: 7pm
Venue: Online
Topic: Healthy-Steps moving you to better health with the Lebed Method.

Are you looking to enhance your skills? Discover how this NHS approved movement therapy programme addresses Fibromyalgia, Lymphoedema, Parkinsons, Arthritis, Chronic Fatigue, Frozen Shoulder and other deliberating illnesses. The Healthy-Steps Instructor Qualification used in hospitals worldwide provides you with all the training and tools you need to help your clients improve their circulation, lymphatic system, mobility, balance and mental wellbeing. Janet Capstick and Jackie Buller are FHT Fellow Members and the only qualified and registered Healthy-Steps Trainers in the UK and Europe. Join them as they inform you all about what Healthy-Steps is, how it has been able to enhance the lives of many people and how you could add this skill to your knowledge base to support your therapy business. Please contact Tim on the details below to advise of your attendance and request the online joining details.

Date: 18 February 2021
Time: 7pm
Venue: Online
Topic: Effective decision making

We make a myriad of decisions every day. Most of them will be pretty straightforward - What will I wear this morning? What shall I have for breakfast? Others have the potential to be life-changing. This talk will equip you to make these important decisions. It will give you some tools and strategies to help you make sound decisions. The best choice you can make with the information you have. It will help you to evaluate the risk that one specific decision might entail. You will be able to apply this newly acquired knowledge to most areas of your life. A course taught to MBA students inspired this talk. The speaker won an MBA at Manchester Business School.

Date: Various dates - see below
Time: 12pm
Venue: Zoom
Topic: Dementia - lunchtime series of 6 talks

This series of 6 talks on Dementia will take place on 24 March, 31 March, 7 April, 14 April, 21 April and 28 April. Dementia is becoming more common worldwide. These talks will help you to understand people with dementia and to care appropriately as a family supporter. Spanning six topics from prevention and diagnosis to end of life care, the course also offers insights from recent research. If you miss a session, the meetings will be recorded so you can catch-up. By signing up for this talk, you agree to be recorded.

Date: 21 October 2021
Time: 7:30pm
Venue: 44 Ashfield Road, Altrincham, WA15 9QJ and Zoom
Topic: Oncology Acupuncture: The Evidence Series - Fatigue

Our next meeting explores some scientific evidence to support the use of Acupuncture to help oncology patients during their treatment. This first meeting will uncover some evidence on Acupuncture for cancer-related fatigue. You can attend a face-to-face meeting or join via Zoom. The link to register for the Zoom meeting is Please get in touch with Tim (contact details below) if you want to attend the face-to-face meeting as a maximum of seven people can attend the venue.

Additional Information

Come and enjoy the fellowship of therapists in the area.
Entry fee: members £5 and non-members £8 (does not apply to virtual meetings).

If you are an FHT member, you may have received a voucher for a free meeting. Don't forget to write your membership number on it and bring it.

Please RSVP, details below.


Tim Djossou
T. 07824641700