Masterclass in Diabetes

Diabetes is a growing problem in the UK with over 3.2 million people having the condition. Management and complications of diabetes cost annually 10% of the total NHS budget. The chance of a client walking through your door with diabetes is increasing.

Are you confident in treating this client?

What specific questions should you ask regarding the feet and diabetes?

This one-day course will introduce you to:

• An overview of diabetes in the UK

• The differences between type 1 and type 2

• Complications of diabetes

• Treatment for diabetes

• The foot and diabetes – what should you be looking for?

What considerations should you be making when assessing the diabetic foot and treating the client?

The day will be structured around presentations, a workshop to get you to think about the person with diabetes and practical sessions including demonstrations.

This class is taught by Tracey Curtis M.A.R., an experienced Reflexologist and a Diabetes Specialist Nurse.

Booking your Place

If you would like more information about this course please speak to Jackie James on 02380 406672, or e-mail her at If you would like to apply, please complete an application form and return to Calming Influences with the relevant payment.