Who We are

Sally Knight - Practice Manager

Sally is the Practice Manager at The Orchard Clinic. She came out of retirement to assist Kelley at the beginning and has not managed to escape since! Sally lives in Newbury and she very much enjoys being part of the team; working in the background to help make visits to the Clinic as enjoyable and relaxing as possible for all clients and practitioners.

Kelley Waters - DO BSc (Hons) Ost. Registered Osteopath GOsC

Kelley qualified from the European School of Osteopathy in 1999 and worked in various busy practices before establishing the Orchard Clinic in 2002. She is passionate about her vocation and has chosen like-minded practitioners to work alongside her in Upper Basildon, allowing her to create a caring, professional health clinic providing the very best care for each client. Kelley is delighted to be working in a team with osteopaths who have a similar approach to her. Kelley lives locally and is married to Dominic and they have two children, Ben and Georgina.

Tom Morgan - BSc (Hons) Ost. Registered Osteopath GOsC

Tom qualified from the College of Osteopaths in London and has since worked locally at clinics in South Oxfordshire and Berkshire. His background and experience as a Sports Injury Therapist enables him to treat his patients using a wide range of techniques, returning them to their normal activities as soon as possible and minimising recurrences. Tom lives in Wallingford with Lou and his two young children.

Carrie Schmidt - MICHT Massage Therapist

Carrie has worked as a remedial massage therapist since 2001 and has been involved with the Orchard Clinic since it opened in October 2002. She combines deep soft tissue massage with exercise and stretching and advice, while working closely with the other therapists at the Clinic, ensuring the most effective treatment for her clients. Carrie lives near Goring with her husband and two boys, Joshua and Harry.

Lisa Harris BSc (Hons) Registered Osteopath, PGCert in Specialist Paediatrics.

Lisa qualified in 2013 at Oxford Brookes university. She has worked in Surrey and Wiltshire before joining us at The Orchard Clinic in 2019. Lisa has undertaken postgraduate training in Cranial Osteopathy, Paediatrics, Pregnancy and postnatal care, Scarwork TM, Sports and remedial massage and Kinesiology taping. She enjoys working with all ages, helping clients from 5 days old to 99 years young and is keen to find the underlying cause of injuries and long term issues, working with you to aid recovery and enable return to your chosen activities. Lisa lives in Berkshire with her partner and labradors.

Jayne Wells - Chartered Physiotherapist BSc (Hons) Registered MCSP, HCPC, AACP

Jayne qualified from the University of Brighton in 1999 and has worked in several hospitals and physiotherapy practices. She specialises in orthopaedics, post-operative rehabilitation and sports injuries, using various modalities including acupuncture, ultrasound and soft tissue mobilisations. She loves to help restore patients back to full activity after an injury. Jayne lives in Bradfield with her husband and two sons.

Georgia Turner - MChS, Bsc Hons, HCPC Registered Podiatrist

With almost 20 years’ experience as a Podiatrist, both as an NHS clinician and team manager, Georgia has experience of working in both hospital and health centre settings in both Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire. With a special interest in Diabetic foot health, Georgia has previously provided foot health education talks to newly diagnosed Diabetics in Buckinghamshire. Podopaediatrics (children’s foot health) became a special interest after becoming a mum herself which motivated Georgia to provide the type of straightforward, knowledgeable advice and aftercare that she would expect for her own children. Georgia currently works for Oxfordshire’s NHS Podiatry service two days a week and in joining The Orchard Clinic team, she hopes to provide a professional, patient centred, approach in order to keep patients on their feet.

Julia Deacon - Massage Therapist

Like Carrie, Julia studied at Newbury College and is very much enjoying working as part of the clinic massage team. She uses deep soft tissue release techniques to aid relief of muscular aches and pains and stimulate recovery from injury. Julia has completed her advance clinical massage course with the Jing Institute in Brighton. She gains great satisfaction from improving the wellbeing of her clients. She lives in the Newbury area and is a working mother of two daughters.

Charlotte Ruxton - Psychotherapist

Charlotte is an experienced, accredited and personable psychotherapist, who qualified from the Westminster Pastoral Foundation in London. Working with both adults and adolescents she has since set up a private practice near her family home in Berkshire and in London.
Charlotte understands how difficult it is to find the right therapy and therapist, everyone is unique and each individuals needs are different. She believes her kind, honest and caring approach as a therapist is what leads to positive change in individuals.

You can find out more about how she works here; https://www.counselling-directory.org.uk/counsellors/charlotte-ruxton

Abi Williamson - Reflexologist IIR, MAR

Abi qualified with the International Institute of Reflexology in London. Originally from a scientific background with a BSc in Biology and an MSc in Marine Biology, Abi is constantly amazed by reflexology and its benefits. She enjoys treating a range of conditions in adults, children & babies. She lives in Upper Basildon with her husband and two young children and enjoys sailing and the outdoors.

To book a reflexology appointment, please get in touch with Abi Williamson directly via email at positivelyabi@gmail.com
Reflexology and body work with Abi
Abi offers completely unique and nurturing reflexology to soothe, heal and stabilise both physical and emotional aspects of your body and mind.
Reflexology, an ancient technique, is brought to a modern platform with Abi’s strong scientific background and combination of holistic, energetic and body treatment skills. Using reflex points in the feet, legs, face and body Abi is able to detect and balance your body’s mechanical and energetic pathways leaving you feeling energised, healed and nurtured.
Abi offers traditional foot reflexology and specialised facial and body combination sessions for ultimate treatment.

Clinical Hypnotherapy with Abi
A Clinical Hypnotherapist and with 12 years of therapeutic experience Abi delivers exceptional bespoke confidential consultations; to help you eliminate any unwanted habits and emotions, enabling you to move your life forward with positivity and happiness. Working holistically and integratively, Abi has great success in enabling a “Reset, Transform and Enhancement” process for clients; constructing positivity and activating new achievement pathways in personal and work life. Talk to Abi for help with stress, anxiety, addictions, pain management and positive life resets.

Cass Clayton - Acupuncturist

Cass has qualified in several different styles of acupuncture including Channel Balance Acupuncture with Dr Sonia Tan, TCM with Daoist Master Jeffery Yuen and is completing studying a Bsc (Hons) in Five Element Acupuncture and TCM at the College of Integrated Chinese Medicine. Having spent 27 years in the Royal Navy as a Chief Engineer he has a strong interest in the sciences and is fascinated by the cohesion of modern scientific insight with ancient practices and wisdom. In Acupuncture and Traditional Chinese Medicine Cass sees a merging of modern science with ancient techniques and practices. This means the person is treated on the physical, mental, energetic, and spiritual levels, using an integrated approach based on the needs of the individual. Cass also practices and teaches Qi Gong and Meditation.

Sam Saul – Sports Massage Therapist

Sam uses a variety of deep tissue massage techniques to help with injury recovery or to alleviate everyday aches and pains for patients, working closely with other members of the team to achieve long lasting results. She is currently studying to be an osteopath at the Surrey Institute of Osteopathy, graduating in 2025, and lives in Berkshire with her partner, gecko, snake, and horse.