My name is Ana Bernal, the founder of Thai Mandala.
I am a massage therapist and I am from Brazil.
My massage therapist career had started with a very beautiful search (an inner search that reflected in my professional area).
I was a lawyer for 12 years (at that time I received weekly massages due to stress). But never really connected with it.
I tried to find myself in other areas: I worked as a photographer and with parallel educational marketing while still working as a lawyer.
I was looking for a job that reflected or matched who I truly was.
It was a journey of many years to find my purpose, to find something that thrilled me and that matched my lifestyle.
It was a journey of self knowledge.
I lived in California, Australia, the Netherlands and it was in Amsterdam that I started studying thai massage in 2016.
In 2017, I spent 3 months in Thailand to study advanced levels of traditional thai massage. then, I returned to Amsterdam to work at a very famous massage therapy clinic there.
In January 2018, I returned to my home country and created Thai Mandala, giving massages and Access Bars sessions and Thai massage courses throughout Brazil.
In October 2019, I moved to England for love.
Now I am putting my efforts to make Thai Mandala's purpose a reality here in UK: promoting relaxation and healing through my therapeutic touch.
My clinic is in Colchester Town and it's exclusive for women only. Annually, during winter time, I return to my country for 1 or 2 months to spend time with my family and also give treatments to my beloved clients there.
My main goal is to provide a great personalized service to each patient , focused in pain relief and reducing symptoms of stress and anxiety.
If this is what you’re looking for, please don’t hesitate to get in touch to learn more about what we have to offer.