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Ursula Toner

Hi, my name is Ursula and I’m a final year Occupational Therapy (OT) Student at University of Ulster, Northern Ireland. I completed a placement with Firefly and fell in love with the entire concept immediately. Here i will blog about alternative therapies from an OT perspective. Happy to answer your questions.

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Snowdrop Therapy

Snowdrop was established in 2007 by founder and Chief Executive Andrew Brereton.…

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Music Therapy

Music Therapy is the clinical and evidence-based use of music interventions to accomplish…

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Conductive Education Therapy

Conductive Education was developed by Professor András Pető. It is a systematic…

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Reflexology

What is Reflexology? Reflexology is an ancient form of therapy practised as a treatment…

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Acupuncture as an Alternative Therapy

In this weeks addition of ‘alternative therapies’ I will be giving an…

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