Having worked for ten years as a firefighter, Jonathan decided a change was needed and discovered Osteopathy. In 1998, following four years of full-time study at the British School of Naturopathy and Osteopathy, Jonathan graduated with a B.Sc (Hons) in Osteopathic medicine, together with diplomas in both Osteopathy and Naturopathy. Since that time he has been practising from his own clinic in Inverkip.
Jonathan Sage qualified from the British School Of Naturopathy and Osteopathy (BCNO), as an Osteopath 23 years ago and has practised on Scotland’s West Coast since then. He has completed a post-grad course in equine and canine osteopathy, and courses in clinical ergonomics, photo-bio-modulation (Low level Laser Therapy) and core stability training with the CHEK Institute to the level of CHEK exercise coach. He lectured for a period of eight years in Anatomy at the Scottish School of Herbal Medicine and traveled throughout Europe over a period of four years as team Osteopath for the British Kayak and Canoe Marathon Race Team.
In 2023, Amanda trained with the esteemed Clifton Practise to become a Solution Focused Hypnotherapist, transitioning from a 20-year career as a Primary Teacher. Her journey into hypnotherapy was inspired by her personal struggle with a period of chronic pain and subsequent depression. While traditional medicine provided limited solace, her curiosity grew about the brain’s interplay with pain and the power of the subconscious. Delving into neuroscience, she became convinced that if certain factors exacerbated her condition, there was potential in the mind to reverse and heal. This conviction to ‘free the mind’ drove her to help others harness the mind’s potential for healing. As part of her own therapeutic process, an incredibly important question was proposed to her… ‘If things were different for you, what would that look like?’
Starting with this answer, this is where her recovery journey began and where yours will too.