Sally Richards: Qualifications

*Foundation Degree in Science (FdSc) with Distinction:
Complementary Therapies

(Including Aromatherapy and Reflexology, to advanced levels)

*Degree modules

  • Study Skills
  • Introduction to Complementary Therapies
  • Anatomy & physiology for Complementary Therapists
  • Reflexology One
  • Aromatherapy One
  • Energy Health & Wellbeing
  • Pathology and Biochemistry for Complementary Therapies
  • Advanced Reflexology
  • Advanced Reflexology exam
  • Advanced aromatherapy
  • Advanced Aromatherapy exam
  • Introduction to Professional Practice (including listening skills)
  • Therapy Practice Research – including a critical analysis of a complementary therapy academic research paper
  • Therapy Practice Research - PowerPoint presentation on the academic paper

Relevant Qualifications Continued

  • Reiki Level 4 – Teacher
  • Reiki Level 3 – Master
  • Reiki 2nd Degree: Practitioner
  • Reiki 1st Degree
  • Diploma in Crystal Therapy
  • Certificate in Person-Centred Counselling Skills
  • Certificate in Person-Centred Counselling Concepts

Other qualifications /Certificates/achievements/ awards

  • Bardic Studies (OBOD) – spiritual, creative, and self-development.
  • Survivors' Poetry London: Mentoring Scheme - 2006/7
    (with resultant solo collection: Stained Glass)
    • Two further solo poetry collections: The Silent Grove, Emperor Dragonfly (e-book)
      Inclusion in various poetry anthologies, magazines, etc - most recent:
      The Robin Hood book published by Caparison (poetry anthology) 2012
    • Poetry Champion for Shropshire libraries (on-going)

DETAILS: Poetry website: (to be up-dated autumn 2013)

  • NVQ 3 Early Years Care & Education
  • Diploma in Pre-School Practice;
  • Special Education Needs (SENCO coordinator)
  • Equal Opportunities
  • International Health & Beauty Council: IHBC BSD
  • Higher Cert. Spoken English