Tracey Smith FMAR BSc(Hons)
Association of Reflexologists
Tracey Smith is the Reflexology and Research Manager at the Association of Reflexologists (AoR) www.aor.org.uk. Tracey holds a BSc (Hons) in Immunology; she is a Fellow of the Association of Reflexologists and a practising reflexologist. Tracey originally joined the AoR to increase understanding and acceptance of reflexology through research. Moving reflexology forwards through the understanding and dissemination of evidence is very important to her. Tracey is a regular speaker at conferences and has written reflexology articles and published scientific papers.
Reflexology, so much more than a ‘pamper’ treatment
Reflexology is often seem as one of the ‘soft’ therapies, more found in the beauty spa than in health but actually it is a therapy that crosses into both areas. While it can be enjoyed as part of a pamper package it also sits firmly within the cancer support field. Reflexology has a small evidence base and this will be discussed.