Welcome to Barbican Therapies

Offering a range of complementary therapies for the body and mind


Allison specialises in restorative treatments in: Aromatherapy, Facial Constitutional and Rejuvenation Acupuncture, Indian Head Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Geo thermal Therapy (hot and cold stone massage), Reflexology, Reiki, Holistic Massage, Nutrition, Sports and Swedish Massage.

Allison offers you the space to restore and nourish mind and body, through using a range of therapies.

About Barbican Therapies

Barbican Therapies is situated in 40 New Street, Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NA Devon and aims to promote emotionally healthy lifestyles in a warm, friendly and professional way.

Offering a variety of Complementary and Holistic therapies that are sewn together and founded on valuing and honouring the essence and uniqueness of each person.

Barbican Therapies embraces the importance of working with the whole person, including all dimensions of well-being, physically, emotionally and energetically.

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Book online!

You can now book your appointments online too! Simply click the button below to book.

Personalised Gift Cards

Gifting made simple! Treat someone to one of our restorative and relaxing massages. Gift Cards are also available to collect at: Barbican Therapies - 40 New Street, Barbican. All Gift Cards are valid for 12 months from the date of purchase.

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Barbican Therapies offers a wide range of workshops including: Indian Head Massage, An Introduction to Reiki, Holistic Health and Well being, Organic Facials, Reflexology, Aromatherapy and Massage for couples. Workshops can be tailor made to group requirements.

Allison prefers to facilitate workshops for small groups, usually six to ten participants maximum.

Therapies and Prices

Barbican Therapies offers: Facial constitutional and rejuvenation Acupuncture, Aromatherapy, Reflexology, Reiki, Indian Head Massage, Sports Massage, Remedial and Deep Tissue Massage, Hot Stone Massage, Nutrition and Geo Thermal Therapy.


  • Bundles - Choose three different massages and combine them to create your own bespoke synergy. For example, combine Reflexology with Aromatherapy Massage and Reiki or combine a Hot Stone Massage with Indian Head and Swedish Massage etc...
  • This is a 90 minute treatment and costs £80. Please state your preferred combination in the notes section when booking online.









About Allison

Allison’s training and studies include I.T.E.C diplomas in: Anatomy and Physiology, Aromatherapy, Nutrition, Sports Injuries and a Holistic Clinical Honours Diploma.

Allison also studied professional courses in: Constitutional and Cosmetic Facial Acupuncture(CIBTAC), Reflexology, Geo Thermal Therapy (hot and cold stone massage), Indian Head Massage and is a Reiki Master. She is a qualified adult Educator and has over twenty years experience.

Allison's teachers are: Stewart Mitchell, a UK registered Naturopath and Medical Educator, Narendra Mehta, the founder of Indian Head Massage in the UK, Veronica Friend a Reiki Master and Health Educator and John Tindall from the Yuan Clinic of Traditional Medicine College. She also undertook a research module at Exeter University and a Post Graduate Certificate in Education at Plymouth University.

In her free time, she enjoys the outdoors and being in nature, walking on the coast and countryside with her two active dogs, swimming, yoga and cycling.

Get in touch

Please contact me if you would like to discuss any of the therapies I offer. Alternatively, you can call me on  01752 266002. You can also book an appointment, or purchase a gift voucher using the buttons below.

Where is Barbican Therapies?

40 New Street, Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NA Devon.