---Main content starts here---

Practitioner Profile

John Wilks

07866 764 960
www.cyma.org.uk, www.backtoworkclinics.co.uk, www.
Craniosacral Therapy
Profile Image:
Show Public
After studying music at Oxford, John developed a strong interest in body-orientated psychotherapy and meditation. He has been practising the Bowen Technique and Craniosacral Therapy full time since 1995, and works at a physiotherapy and integrated healthcare practice in the west of England. He is a former chairman of the Bowen Association of the UK, the Craniosacral Therapy Association of the UK and the Cranial Forum, the lead body established to oversee the implementation of national standards of practice for the profession in the UK. He is a former examiner for the University of Oxford examinations board and is advisor on education and training for the Bowen Forum under the Prince of WalesÂ’ Foundation for Integrated Health.
He was accredited by the Bowen Therapy Academy of Australia to teach the Bowen Technique in 1999 and has since then, taught in many countries throughout the world. He was awarded a lifetime membership of the Bowen Therapy Academy of Australia in 2004
He is author of 3 books and 2 dvd's - Understanding the Bowen Technique, Understanding Craniosacral Therapy, The Bowen Technique the inside story, Applying the Bowen Technnique and Understanding the Bowen Technique DVD's.
In 2005 he set up a 2 year practitioner training for midwives in Craniosacral Therapy at Poole Hospital NHS Trust and has been a keynote speaker at a number of conferences in Europe and Australia on the subject of treating mothers and babies.
He has been involved in a number of charitable projects organising therapeutic work overseas, including after the war in Bosnia and El Salvador. He is an Associate of the Royal College of Music, and in 2005 was awarded a prestigious fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts for his contribution to society.
Mobile +44 (0)7866 764 960