Meet the Practitioner….
Simon managing Director and Principal Clinician at Bacon & Associates. He graduated from the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in 1992 and is one of the most experienced Osteopaths in the Colchester area. He is a lecturer in Osteopathic diagnosis, Osteopathic technique at the British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM) in London. He has an interest in the psychology of health and well-being, and has a Masters Degree in Transpersonal Psychology and Consciousness Studies from Northampton University where he researched the role of Spirituality in healthcare. On graduation he was awarded the Best Student Commendation Award. He is a member of the General Osteopathic Council, Transpersonal Section of the British Psychological Society, British Medical Acupuncture Society (BMAS) and has practiced Medical Acupuncture for over 20 years. He is also full Healer member of the Healing Trust since 1993. He currently has a research paper in press with the International Journal of Osteopathic Medicine.
Simon Bacon’s knowledge and wealth of experience and knowledge gives him the tools to help manage some of the most complex back problems. He is able to advise you on the most suitable course of treatment and arrange further investigations such as MRI at very low cost. He has good relationships with local Spinal Consultants who can provide other forms of treatment such as injections, spinal blocks or in some cases, corrective surgery.
2017- In Press: Investigating Practitioners’ Perceptions of the Role of Spirituality In Osteopathic Practice
Using Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis
2017 – 11th International Conference on Advances in Osteopathic Research, Milan. Paper presentation.
2016- date- Faculty Member British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM). Position: Clinic Tutor.
2016 – Lecturer in Osteopathic Technique, Osteopathic Diagnosis at British College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM), London
2016 – Paper: Phenomenological Connections: Creativity and the Transpersonal. British Psychological Society, Transpersonal Section Annual Conference. Sept 2016
2013 – MA Sculptural Practice, Colchester School of Art
2011 – MSc Transpersonal Psychology and Consciousness Studies
2007-2011 – College of Psychic Studies London- Lecturer Meditation and Intuitive Development
1993 – Full Healer Member, Healing Trust
1992 – Diploma in Osteopathy and Naturopathy
1988 – Colchester Royal Grammar School
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