Matthew is the owner and principal massage therapist of Deep Impact Massage. Based in Bishop’s Stortford, Hertfordshire, he is an experienced professional male massage therapist. Qualifying in massage therapies in 2012, Matthew went on to set up a successful East Sussex-based massage company offering tailored physical therapies. Before working in massage, Matthew worked for Elsevier Science publishers for several years. This experience helped him appreciate working in a stressful office-based international-wide environment. While working in publishing, he first experienced on-site massage. He moved into working for the National Health Service’s Substance Misuse Team for seven years. This experience helped him to better understand the challenges that many people face in their lives. After retraining in massage, he set up a busy massage company in East Sussex, where he provided local remedial therapies. While working in East Sussex, he engaged in volunteering work at his local meditation centre. This experience helped him to understand the growing need for compassion in our society. It also enabled him to see the many different types of healing therapies available. Matthew is a passionate health advocate and believes strongly in the power of human touch. He is a keen cyclist, walker and gardener, and also loves to cook. He is very sociable with people from all walks of life, and is always attentive to others’ concerns. Matthew holds an ITEC Level III Diploma in Holistic Massage, with a separate distinction in Anatomy and Physiology. He is fully insured with Holistic Insurance Services. He is accredited to EMBODY and is a full member of the Complimentary Therapists Association (CThA). Matthew also holds further qualifications in: Deep tissue/advanced massage Myofascial release work Indian head massage Natural face lift Anti-aging facial rejuvenation Seated Acupressure Massage (On Site Massage) First aid at work
Deep Impact Massage is a massage therapy centre that offers trusted professional body treatments designed around you, always giving you the best results. Matt specialises in deep tissue massage and soft tissue release techniques, to aid in relieving acute and chronic pain.