Bodywork is a trading name of Leigh Blyth, qualified Chi Nei Tsang Practitioner and teacher, Shiatsu Practitioner, Thai Masseur, Universal Healing Tao Instructor and Tai Chi teacher.


Leigh has studied martial arts since 1991 which evolved into a fascination with movement, health and energy. After studying Tai Chi and experiencing the extraordinary health benefits it brings, he wanted to learn how to share these benefits with others. This led him to study Shiatsu a comprehensive bodywork system with the same underlying theory as Tai Chi. From Shiatsu, Leigh has continued to deepen and widen his understanding of health and disease. Studying Thai Massage, Cosmic Healing and Chi Nei Tsang, an old Taoist abdominal massage system.


To develop his personal practice further he began training with Master Mantak Chia, a world renowned Taoist Master. Leigh is now a Certified Universal Healing Tao Instructor and Chi Nei Tsang teacher.


Leigh is particularly interested in the link between mind and body therapies and has studied Psychotherapy and NLP. Working with Martial Artists from Masters Academy including a world and 2 British Champions and at an addiction treatment charity for over 5 years has given him a broad range of experience.