As a specialist in the field of dementia and massage

Nicolle Mitchell

Training for therapists, dementia professionals and carers in
how to Massage Persons Living with Dementia

Massage for Dementia

Massage and nurturing touch-based training approved at National Level with the CThA and FHT. The FHT presented Nicolle an award for Excellence in Practice: Innovation. This training provides specialist skills and opportunities to qualified therapists, as well as providing nurturing touch skills to dementia specialists and carers (professional and friends or family) who come into contact with persons who live with dementia. In 2018, Nicolle also received an award and special mention at the Complementary Therapy Awards (CTA) for Mental Health & Wellbeing.

Nicolle believes a holistic, person centred, nurturing approach can pre-empt behaviours which we find challenging and, with a multi-faceted approach, lead to a more fulfilling life, as well as create a welcoming home and workplace.

As part of her belief in connecting people in her community Nicolle provides collaborative, bespoke services which unite people in improving connection, reducing isolation and enriching lives.

Combining reminiscence and validation with the power of positive touch Nicolle helps people build profound connections which enhance mental, emotional & social wellbeing. This in turn improves physical health.

In addition to dementia training courses Nicolle offers massage treatments in Cornwall and Sense and Season aromatherapy oil blends  mixed with reminiscence in mind.

Engaging with people on their terms through positive touch and with dignity.


A FREE webinar for parents, carers & guardians and anyone interested in how Touch can impact our mental health.
Grab a cuppa & join Jacqui Shankly & I as we chat about how positive touch nourishes our inner us throughout our life. We explore how we can suffer with “touch starvation” and how we can use touch in little doses across the day to fulfill basic human needs especially with our children. We reflect on how COVID19 has highlighted our need for meaningful touch in our lives & how we need to maximise creating those opportunities for loving touch day to day to help minimise those behaviours which we find tricky.
Simply sign up to this FREE pre-recorded webinar with some playful tips we can use to help develop healthy minds & bodies, healthy hearts & relationships – for life.
“It only takes 20 seconds…”
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About Nicolle Mitchell

My name is Nicolle Mitchell, & I have been a holistic massage therapist since 1998. I gradually built up my practice working with many clients, specialising in treating persons who live with special needs & more latterly with persons who live with varying forms of dementia. I established LMC Training in 2009, derived from Little Massage Clinic (LMC) the name of my practice.

Although there are courses to help you learn how to massage persons with special needs, I discovered that there were no courses specifically for teaching me how to massage persons who live with dementia.


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Margaret Atwood

Touch comes before sight, before speech. It is the first language and the last, and it always tells the truth.

The Little Massage Clinic

Nicolle Mitchell I.T.E.C. Dip, MFHT
Holistic Massage Consultant and Trainer
FHT Excellence in Practice –
Innovation Award Winner


Telephone: 07899 944650 (answerphone when busy, do leave a message)


The Blue Lotus Therapy Centre
Workshops 2 & 3, Scorrier House,
Redruth, TR16 5AU