“Sho & The Team are Authentic Experts in their Fields.
Who give 100 % Quality & 100% Service.
Don’t Hesitate to Join them for your Detox!*”
We regularly welcome new massage therapists onto our retreat, so expect new faces and excellent treatments. Meet some of our Karuna Detox Team here:
Founder and group facilitator, Shoshana leads Meditation, Yoga, Nutrition talks and guides your detox. She helps brings together the pieces of the puzzle of health and happiness for each individual together with the rest of the Karuna Detox Team of experts.
Trained with over 25 years of experience in psychology (incl gender psychology), Non-violent communication (NVC), Yoga (Iyangar, Ashtanga & Vinyasa), Meditation (Vipassana & Mindfulness), Nutrition, Biodynamics, Reiki, Systemic Constellation, TRE (Tension & Trauma Release exercises) and a life long student of human growth. Sho’s talks speak simply and clearly both to the heart and to the intellect, weaving the small and the large, microbiology and spiritual ‘why are we here’ questions into her enquiry and discussions.
Louise is our beloved Journey therapist. Using a unique Journey therapy, she enhances your connection and enables profound healing of a stuck pattern or issue that you feel is blocking you from thriving in life.
Many have let go of physical, emotional or mental blockage, gaining insight, freedom and health that this journey of awareness. The feeling and forgiveness this brings is profound and long lasting.
Paul is our residential massage therapist, and acupuncturist. Trained extensively in chinese acupuncture, holistic, deep tissue and abdominal massage, as well as nutritional therapy. His depth of understanding and kind quiet manner lend his treatments and yoga sessions both a dynamic and deep calm quality. His special interest is in digestive health and masage techniques for the abdomen.
Paul helps to keep everyone comfortable and deals swiftly with anything that needs sorting in your cottages (from colonic boards to heating – he’s your man!)
Lisa provides massage treatments to support and pamper you during your detox. Her most popular treatments are Aromatherapy, Reflexology, which are delightfully pampering as well as beneficial for balancing the body’s systems and especially hormonal conditions.
Lisa has over 17 years experience as a massage therapist and is also trained as a life coach. Her passion is living life to the fullest and she lives in Devon raising her son.
Her massages are deep and nourishing, as she enters a deep conscious meditative space as she treats you creating the perfect conditions for all tensions to melt away and for you to enter this deeply restful state too.
Donna is a earth loving Chef – she prepares your juices, provides general people care and supports the group space – making your experience comfortable and nourished. Donna is a wonderful raw gourmet chef and on Thursday after your break-fast (live tasty & 100% organic) invites you into her Raw food Kitchen to show you how to make simple and delicious foods that are guilt free, health building, keep you out of trouble -kind of foods : ). You get the option to roll up your sleeves and learn how to prepare two beautiful main meals to be served for Thu. lunch and dinner. You will leave transformed!
Tim is our Japanese Shiatsu, Abdominal massage and Deep Tissue. Massage therapist. Read more about the massage treatments available here
Shiatsu is especially popular on retreat as it is supports back issues and as well as massaging the body it balances the energy system (moving energy from over-working areas such as the head, to under working areas such as the liver or heart) leaving you calm and with lasting balance. All treatments support the release of toxins throughout the body, and deep relaxation of the central nervous system to calm and balance the body and mind/emotional body.