The Wellwood Centre is a purpose built holistic centre in rural Carlow. With a range of therapists and practitioners on-site, the centre offers a range of classes, workshops and therapies. You can book in for acupuncture, counselling, psychotherapy, herbal medicine, iridology, craniosacral therapy and more. There are also a number on ongoing classes at the centre, such as yoga, pregnancy yoga, mindfulness, healthy cookery demonstrations (mainly vegetarian & vegan cooking), etc. The centre sits on a private, secluded 8.5 acre site in Wells, Bagenalstown, Co. Carlow, The Wellwood Centre is approximately 20 minutes from Carlow or Kilkenny. Check out The Wellwood Centre’s Facebook page for upcoming classes and information.
The centre is owned and managed by local couple, Pat and Mary Gaynor. Pat is practicing Acupuncturist and Master Herbalist and Mary is a Counsellor Psychotherapist. Both Pat and Mary’s overall focus is on total health and wellbeing. Mary says that ‘the goal of the centre is to provide a heaven where people can go to put themselves first, and to look after their physical and emotional health’. The ethos of the centre is self-care and natural healing using both diet and assistance from hand-picked therapists who facilitate healing of the body and mind. All of the therapists and practitioners that are involved in The Wellwood Centre have a natural healing ethos.