• Nervous system

    What does Somatic mean in holistic healthcare?

    Somatic therapy and somatic movement are both terms that we’ve been hearing a lot lately in the world of holistic health. The term somatic is used in a number of movement and healing modalities, each having its own particular healing approach, but ultimately leading to the same result, healing of the mind and body. The word somatic means “pertaining to the body”. It comes from the Greek word “sōmatikos” meaning “of the body”. Somatic therapy is more of a mental health treatment and somatic movement is mainly used to address chronic pain and physical syndromes. However, both acknowledge the interconnectedness of both the mind and body and treatment addresses both…

  • Practitioner Spotlight – Vanya Maksimova @Plant Powered Kitchen – Nutritional Therapy – London

    What therapies do you practice? Nutritional Therapy   What led you to do what you do? My success in healing my own body and I’ve always been passionate about helping people.   What’s the best thing about doing the work you do? Seeing the progress in my clients journey. It’s very rewarding.     To find out more about Vanya and how she can help you, visit her listing and contact her here.   Are you ready for greater health and wellbeing? Search Holistic Room for qualified holistic health practitioners for your unique needs. Or if you have any questions that you would like to discuss with a qualified practitioner first,…