Our drop-in, low-cost clinics are run by experienced and caring practitioners:


Acupuncture Drop-In


Tuesday 10:00 - 18:15

Thursday 14:00 - 18:00

Saturday 13:30 - 17:30

Fees £15-£40

Please arrive at least 1hr before the clinic is scheduled to finish


For Bookings & Enquiries please contact  01273 220159   or Email us [email protected]

Classes & Events


01273 220 159

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We offer a full schedule of weekly classes, along with regular workshops and special events:


 Class Timetable

Workshops & Events

Read more about our wide range of classes and lovely teachers:

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Ruth Summers

Dao Natural Health founder, Health Arts Facilitator, Complementary Therapist, Artist and Musician.


Tutor and Course Manager at The British Academy of Sound Therapy (BAST).


Director and member of the Therapeutic Sound Association.


Instructor Member of BHQA, TCUGB and of 'The Alliance' - a small group of committed Tai Chi Qigong instructors promoting Tai Chi & Qigong for the benefit of health and wellness in community.


Ruth was first introduced to the martial art of Judo at aged 8 and began practising Yoga and learning about energy (Qi) and its health benefits in 1994. She has been practising and studying Tai Chi and Qigong intensely since 2006. Her interest in these subjects inspired her to qualify as a Complementary Therapist and a Tai Chi Qigong Health Instructor.


Ruth continues her studies and training with highly respected instructors and teachers and is currently setting up research projects further investigating the benefits of Sound Therapy.  


Ruth has been passionate about nature and the outdoors from a very young age and has a deep appreciation for the simple things in life. Ruth also enjoys playing many musical instruments and is an artist specialising in stained glass at Blue Skies Glass Studio. As well as her qualifications above, Ruth also has an Advanced Bushcraft OCN certificate and has taught the ancient art of friction fire lighting at festivals and also with the Scouts.




Tai Chi Qigong Shibashi Instructor for Health Professionals

Medical Qigong Therapist Diploma

Acupressure Therapist Diploma

Sound Therapy Diploma

Herbalism Diploma

Anatomy and Physiology Diploma

First Aid at Work - St Johns Ambulance

IOSH Managing Safely - Health & Safety

Sound Bath & Drum Circle

Personal Website

Ruth Summer's Workshops

3TDip.MQG Dist, PL.Dip (BAST), S.N.H.S. Dip. (A&P), BSYA (Herb.)

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Please contact Ruth at [email protected]



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Workshop Dates & Fees


Sound Bath:

Sunday 10am, 11:30am & 1:15pm


£14 per person


2019 dates:  

- 8th December



2020 dates:

- 26th January

- 16th February

- 29th March

- 19th April

- 24th May

- 21st June

- 26th July

- 30th August

- 27th September

- 25th October

- 15th November

- 13th December




Drum Circle:

3pm on Sundays

£12 with drum provided

£10 with your own drum


2020 dates: 

- 12th January

- 8th March

- 3rd May

- 9th August

- 11th October



Drum Journey:

3pm on Sundays


2020 dates:

- 16th February

- 24th May

- 30th August

- 15th November

        *Pre-booking required


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