Meet the team…

Our team of healthcare practitioners are highly trained and have had many years of experience in their field. We offer fully holistic treatment options and care. 

All of our Osteopaths have trained for four years and hold a degree qualification in Osteopathy. We are friendly and approachable and always happy to provide advice. Our expertise in diagnosis means that we can direct you to the appropriate referral pathway if we feel that osteopathic treatment is not the correct treatment for you following your initial consultation.

Please scroll down to meet our team.

Katherine Harris

Katherine Harris

Principal Osteopath

After graduating, Katherine spent three years working at a large osteopathic practice in Suffolk, before establishing the Wantage Osteopathic Practice in 1995. Initially a sole practitioner, Katherine has developed the practice to be the team environment it is today. Katherine is registered with all major insurance companies.

Chloe Holden

Chloe Holden

Osteopath

Chloe studied for her Master’s Degree in Osteopathy at Swansea University. As part of her studies, she worked at an NHS referral clinic, offering treatment for complex musculoskeletal injuries and to chronic pain patients. Chloe has a keen interest in sport and deep tissue massage, helping a wide range of patients, from athletes to desk users. Chloe is especially experienced with longer-term maintenance treatment for older patients or after injury.

Liane Reeves

Liane Reeves

Adult Allergy Specialist Dietitian

Liane Reeves, BSc (Hons) Nutrition & Dietetics, GradCertClinHyp, MSc Allergy, HCPC Registered.
Liane is an experienced dietitian who specialises in the diagnosis and management of gastro-intestinal conditions (including IBS and coeliac disease), food allergies and food intolerances (including FODMAPs, histamine intolerance and salicylate sensitivity) in adults. She has co-authored British Dietetic Association resources and publications on IBS, food allergies and intolerances.

To arrange an appointment contact reevesdiets.co.uk or email: info@reevesdiets.co.uk.


Liane also holds a Graduate Certificate in Clinical Hypnosis and offers group online gut directed hypnotherapy for Irritable Bowel Syndrome and individual hypnotherapy by arrangement. Further information can be found at: thecontentedgut.com or via email: hello@thecontentedgut.com.

Tansy Bateman

Tansy Bateman

Massage Therapist

Tansy is a fully qualified and insured Massage Therapist who gained an ITEC Diploma in Holistic Massage in 2006.  She offers massage treatments including deep tissue work, and can adapt treatment to suit individual needs, whether that be a full body massage or a targeted treatment for particular concerns, eg. back,, neck and shoulders.

Since first qualifying, Tansy has added Warm Bamboo Massage, Natural Lift Face Massage, Reiki and Lymphatic Drainage Massage to the list of treatments she offers.


Tansy offers daytime and evening appointments. To book, please contact Tansy on 07967 498626.

Lorraine Clayton

Lorraine Clayton

Psychotherapeutic Counsellor & Therapist

Lorraine Clayton is a qualified psychotherapeutic counsellor and BACP registered therapist. She works with adults and young people and offers face to face counselling with individuals in a safe and confidential environment. Therapy can be short or longer term, according to individual need. Whilst helping clients with a wide range of issues, Lorraine has a particular interest in the relationship between a troubled mind and health issues.


Lorraine may be contacted directly on 07790 819646 or twochairtherapy@gmail.com.

Lucy Gilroy

Lucy Gilroy

Solution Focused Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist

Lucy is a Solution Focused Hypnotherapist and Psychotherapist.  She is a qualified nurse with over twenty years’ experience as a cancer specialist nurse in London teaching hospitals. Lucy is a member of the Association for Solution Focused Hypnotherapists and holds a diploma in Solution Focused Hypnotherapy.  The methods used are effective and life enhancing, helping clients achieve positive change in areas such as anxiety, stress, depression, insomnia, anger, phobias, pain, obsessive behaviour, confidence issues, weight gain, addictions, sports & performance goals. Lucy has a particular interest in helping clients regain their confidence after a cancer diagnosis and treatment. 


For any enquiries please contact Lucy via Email: lucy@thechildreypractice.co.uk or phone 07811 071342 or visit her website www.thechildreypractice.co.uk for more information.

WANTAGE OSTEOPATHIC PRACTICE

All of our osteopaths are fully trained and experienced to treat all types of musculoskeletal problems and we can treat patients of all ages, from babies to the elderly.

We have a team of reception staff who are available to answer queries and make appointments. Call on 01235 768 748