Shoulder Massage

Shoulder pain for 3 months or more.  This research study could help you!

The study aims to evaluate the effect of the Jing Method of advanced clinical massage on individuals ages 30 + with non specific shoulder pain from more than 3 months



Who can participate?

  • Anyone aged 30+ with Shoulder pain for more than 3 month.

  • Commit to a 12 week study.

  • Attend a consultation with orthopedic assessment.

  • Fill out a short questionnaire once a week for six weeks.

  • Attend six consecutive weeks of treatment.  3 hands on clinical massage treatments in Portobello and 3 online zoom sessions.  The hands on and online sessions will alternate weekly.

  • If your shoulder pain is related to surgery, you will not be able to participate.

  • Cost of £90 to clinic overheads.

Why Participate ?

  • Experience the benefit of the Jing Method of advanced clinical massage.

  • Reduce pain and/or improve function of your shoulder.

  • Improve your understanding of pain and heighten awareness of your body.

  • Develop a nurturing self care protocol, that will involve taught self massage techniques, joint mobilisations and exercises.

  • Support your own health and well-being.

  • Assist in developing a safe and effective treatment to reduce pain. 

Shoulder Treatment

What Shoulder pain sounds and looks like?

  • Pain in the front of the shoulder 

  • Pain in the back of the shoulder

  • Pain around on or around the shoulder blade

  • Pain on the top of the arm

  • Pain lying on the shoulder

  • pain reaching overhead

  • pain reaching behind.  For example into your back pocket or to fasten a bra



Your Questions Answered

Who is regulating this research study?

This research project forms the last module of the BTEC level 6 in advanced clinical and sports massage with Jing Advanced Massage Training.  This is the highest qualification you can attain in massage in the UK.  For more information visit,

Information about Jing's BTEC Level 6 in advanced clinical and sports massage - Jing Advanced Massage Training (

What does an online clinical massage treatment involve?

The therapist guides you through a 55 minute treatment.  This will involve the application of heat to the muscles,  joint mobilisations,  trigger point therapy using balls, a breath practice and advanced stretching.

The zoom sessions will be group sessions.  There will be a choice of 3 times during online treatment weeks.  

I'm interested! -  I'd like to get involved?

Simply click on the Register button at the top of this page and send me an email.  Add your name, DOB and and a brief summary of your shoulder pain history.

I will reply to all enquiries within 24hrs Monday to Friday.

There is capacity for 20 participants. Get in touch, if you want to be one!