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This natural non invasive therapy works on the mind as well as the body. It helps to remove de-hydrated micro organisms and wax build up from the nose and ears. Unlike ear srynging its not painful. It helps to relieve many conditions asociated with the head and face including, synus blockages, headaches and hay fever. It has a deeply relaxing effect on the autonomic nervous system, helping to relieve stress and tension in the body, which inturn aids immune response.

Course Duration

One day

How is course taught

Theory lesson is in the morning where you will learn about the history of Hopi Candles, anatomy and physiology of the eyes and ears, benefits of the treatment, what to expect during and after a treatment, and contra indications. The afternoon is the practical where students learn by giving and receiving a treatment from each other


There is no exam but students need to submit documented evidence of having treated four people once; as well as completing assigned homework


On satisfactory completion of the course you will be presented with a diploma from The York School of Complementary Medicine

Governing Bodies

You can apply to join The Complementary Therapists Association CThA



Workshops held throughout the year please call for details


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Philippa James
Newton on Ouse
York YO30 2BU
01347 844088