Mary Sarah Eldridge

BA Hons (QTS) Dip BM, Dip RM, Dip CH Dip CA, Dip CH, Dip A. MLCSP, CNCH, BLS 

Physical Therapist and Teacher

Mary is a professionally qualified and experienced practitioner in a range of physical therapies specialising mainly in Remedial and Orthopaedic Massage .She has worked in various clinics in York for the past 15 years.

She has trained in many areas of massage in the UK and Australia, having studied at the Melbourne Institute of Massage Therapy. She is however British and was a teacher in Sussex for ten years before deciding to embark on a career in the healing profession. As well as being a practitioner, Mary is also a Co-director at The York School of Holistic Therapies where she teaches many courses including the VTCT Level 3 Body Massage and Aromatherapy diplomas to practitioner level.

Mary is a member of the LCSP Register of Remedial Masseurs and Manipulative Therapists; an organisation with members who are Remedial therapists, physiotherapists, chiropractors, osteopaths and some doctors. Mary is also a member of British Lymphology Society and belong to the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council. She is highly qualified and fully insured.


  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) with QTS
  • Certificate IV in Relaxation Massage
  • Certificate IV in Sports Massage
  • Certificate IV in Oriental Massage
  • Diploma of Remedial Massage
  • Diploma of Colonic Hydrotherapy  with The Scottish School of Colon Hydrotherapy
  • Diploma in Aromatherapy (VTCT)
  • Certificate of attendance in Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapy
  • Certificate of attendance in Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapy
  • Certificate of attendance in Chi Nei Tsang level 1 (internal organ massage)
  • Certificate of attendance Ka Huna Hawaiian Massage (Lomi Lomi, Polynesian floor   work and pregnancy massage)
  • Certificate of attendance in Orthopeadic and medical massage for the upper body with pelvic stabilization
  • Certificate of attendance in Advanced Orthopedic Massage for Upper Crossed and Lower Crossed Sydrome
  • Certificate of attendance on many Hendrickson Method technique courses with Flexible Healing and LCSP
  • Certificate of attendance on 2 Mobilising Massage courses
  • Certificate in Thai Herbal Hot Compress massage
  • VTCT A1 Diploma in Assessment
  • 2 Diplomas in Balinese Massage (Balinese International Spa Academy)

Mary offers a high standard of specialised remedial and orthopeadic massage service as well as treatment in:

  • Sports massage – pre and post event treatment, training massage and treating injuries
  • Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapy (MLD)
  • Pregnancy massage
  • Oriental Acupressure massage- the trunk and extremities, treatments for digestion,    uro-genital, headaches/migraine and neck pain
  • Clinical Aromatherapy
  • Relaxation Massage with aromatherapy oils and hot stones (optional)
  • Thai Herbal Hot Compress treatments
  • Ka Huna Hawaiian Massage
  • Seated Massage and Indian Head Massage
  • Facial Massage treatments
  • Tailor-made massages for the treatment of sinus problems, hay fever, ear problems, headaches and migraines using MLD, Oriental acupressure

Mary also offers mobile home visit to less mobile clients in the York area. Please call to discuss if spaces are available.

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Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday – 9am to 6pm.

Tel: 07540 625 856 or