Silke Ukena has worked in Essex for over 30 years. Silke has decades of clinical experience having developed her own style of gentle holistic techniques to get her patients back to optimal health. Her methods are evolved and dynamic aiming to reach her patients on all physical, emotional, spiritual & mental levels
D.O.,N.D.,B.A.Hons, Cert.ECBS,D.Hom(MED) Silke has been a Natural Health Consultant for over 30 years. Originally from Germany she started training as an Osteopath and Naturopath in London at the age of 20, at the BCNO now BCOM in Hampstead.
Silke has subsequently studied Cranial Osteopathy at the Sutherland Cranial College, the Bowen Technique with Julian Baker, Homoeopathy, Australian Bush Flowers with Ian White, Reiki and many more. Silke moved to Essex in 1981 to establish her Private Osteopathic Practice and raise a family. At this time she was known by her married name Mrs. John. Silke's first Clinic in Thundersley was initially called Alternative Health Clinic, then renamed Backbones Ltd. This was sold in 2006 when Silke opened Feelgood Factor Clinic in Danbury. Silke practices from Danbury on Tuesdays spending the rest of the week at her Leigh on Sea clinic where she now lives. In 2015 Silke completed a Bachelor Honours Degree in Fine Art.
GOsC registered and experienced Osteopath Naturopath Bowen Therapist Trained to practise Homoeopathy, The Perrin Technique, Reiki and EFT Bush Flower Essences
General Osteopathic Council GOsC Institute of Osteopathy iO
Osteopathy Cranio-sacral therapy BowenTechnique Postural Education Naturopathy Reiki Perrin Technique Emotional Freedom Technique Australian Bush Flower Essence prescription
Ms Silke Ukena D.O.,N.D.,B.A.Hons,ECBS,MBTER,D.Hom(MED) GOsC registered Osteopath No. 2/651/F Diploma in Osteopathy, Diploma in Naturopathy, British College of Osteopathic Medicine, London 1980 Diploma of Homoeopathy, Hahnemann College of Homoeopathy London 1983 Cranio- Sacral Therapy Courses in London and Germany, Member of Sutherland Cranial Society 1995 Training in Australian Bushflower Essences by Ian White
Certificate in Dry Needling 2006, Reiki 2007 Training in Emotional Freedom Therapy Owner & Director of Alternative Health Clinic, then Backbones Limited Benfleet Essex 1981 -2008 2008 to present owner Feelgood Factor Clinic in Danbury & Leigh on Sea 2009 training in the Perrin Technique Foundation Course Yoga Nidra June 2017