Andrea is a professional and experienced clinical reflexologist, trained by Allison Walker of the Contemporary Reflexology College. Allison is a Fellow member of Association of Reflexologists and former director of the Institute of Reflexology. Andrea is a level 5 qualified clinical reflexologist which is currently the highest qualification for reflexologists in the UK.
Having spent 30 years within the NHS as a nurse & Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Andrea has experienced first-hand the physical & emotional effects that long term stress can have on the body. Looking for a holistic approach to wellness ,Andrea began researching complementary therapies and embarked upon a journey that is now known as Barefoot Soul.
Andrea said, “I have a strong belief in conventional medicine as this is where I began my career back in the 80’s. However, there is so much more to health than simply the absence of disease, and I believe in treating the whole person, embracing the emotional and spiritual aspects of health as well as the physical.”