Qualifying with a BA (Hons) in Health Promotion in 1996 at St Martin’s University College, Lancaster, Jo-Anna’s first introduction to holistic health as a career began with qualifications in Swedish & Aromatherapy Massage. She went on to achieve further training which has enabled her to be able to offer such an extensive treatment list of both holistic and beauty therapies for all her clients.

Committed to Continuous Professional Development, Jo-Anna regularly attends postgraduate studies to further her professional career and personal development.

Jo-Anna is also a dedicated holistic & beauty therapy trainer, achieving her teaching qualification in 2011, which enables her to pass on her skills and knowledge to the next generation of therapists.

Jo-Anna is the Founder of Natural Touch Training, which opened in 2020 and is now considered one of the country’s premier training academies for holistic therapies, beauty treatments, and personal development courses. Natural Touch Training offers a range of courses designed for both professional therapists and enthusiasts and are approved and accredited by some of the top awarding bodies in the UK.  Nationwide tutors, teaching the 70+ courses available, are highly skilled and able to offer you the best quality training and support before, during, and after your course.  Jo-Anna is not only the owner of Natural Touch Training but also the dedicated trainer for Blackburn and surrounding areas.