The FHT is proud to be hosting its 2018 FHT Training Congress at the Holistic Health Show in Birmingham. 

This two-day event will feature a range of expert speakers, educating you on various topics, from therapy specific modalities to general business advice, all of which will gain you one point to count towards your continuing professional development (CPD). With 24 CPD sessions for you to choose from, don't miss the opportunity to learn new skills and grow your business.

The FHT Training Congress is being held in three private seminar rooms, just outside of the Holistic Health Show hall, in hospitality suites 28, 29 and 30. Remember to also visit the FHT stand at D12 and D18 to chat to the team .

Sessions cost only £12 for FHT members and £15 for non-members.

Sunday 20th May
10:30 - 11:30amAdverse childhood experiences - a major factor in chronic fatigue recovery
Elaine Williams
Fascia - facts and fiction
Ruth Duncan
Marketing yourself to vulnerable clients
Jennifer Young
12:00 - 1:00pmReproflexology
Barbara Scott
Kinesiology taping for the athlete
John Gibbons
supported by Lotus Publishing
Charge what you're worth and get it!
Emma Hague
2:00 - 3:00pmMindfulness for therapists and their therapies
Sean Collins
The Bowen technique: 25 years on
Julian Baker
supported by Lotus Publishing
Communicating with medical professionals 
Jennifer Young
3:30 - 4:30pmAddressing pain and body movement with EMMETT technique
Nic Wood
Treating your client from injury to performance
Cameron Reid
Getting the most out of social media
Alison Battisby
Monday 21st May
10:30 - 11:30amAyurvedic kansa wand face massage
Mary Dalgleish
Stretching your clients
Jane Johnson
Identifying your unique brilliance and authentic brand
Emma Hague
12:00 - 1:00pmLaughter yoga
Lotte Mikkelsen
Rapid transformational therapy (RTT)
Philippa Bottrill
supported by Lotus Publishing
Making aromatherapy skincare products
Penny Price
2:00 - 3:00pmSugar, stress and sitting down - are the really a problem?
Lisa Smith
Postural analysis - adding the next dimension to your treatment
James Earls
supported by Lotus Publishing
5 pointers to being with terminally ill clients
Jane Duncan Rogers
3:30 - 4:30pmEffective use of crystals for stress and anxiety
Jackie Winters
Ayurvedic foot massage
Mary Dalgleish
Massage fusion: advanced techniques to treat chronic pain
Jing's Meghan Mari and Rachel Fairweather


Britain's Premier Complementary Therapy Show Returns

Supported by:

Guild News

Every year, Birmingham welcomes thousands of therapy professionals to Holistic Health held at the NEC in May. Visitors not only have the opportunity to see the latest seasonal therapy launches but also enjoy free educational experiences including the Holistic Health Demo Stage, ABT Seminar Programme and Spa Live Stage 

Holistic Health 2018 will again host the ever-popular Chill Out Zone, offering taster treatments to visitors whilst raising money for a therapy based charity.

Join us at Holistic Health by registering for your free tickets either online or by calling the Ticket Hotline (24/7) on 01332 227 698.

Opening Times:

Sunday 20th May 2018 10:00am - 5:30pm

Monday 21st May 2018 10:00am - 5:00pm


Halls 17, 18 & 19, The National Exhibition Centre (NEC), Birmingham B40 1NT

Event Admission Policy:

Entrance to Holistic Health is strictly trade only. Free entry is available to visitors who register before the show, and who bring their free tickets with them. Entrance on the day is priced at £20 per person / £10 per student. There is a strict policy that babies and children under the age of 14 years will be refused admission - no prams or pushchairs are allowed. Please note there are no crèche facilities available onsite. The event organiser reserves the right to refuse admission. For more information please call 01332 227 698.