Rowan initially trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama in 1987 and worked as a musician in many different settings. She always loved scents and natural products and worked in the field of music therapy in London, it was then that she decided to train in Aromatherapy and Massage.
She has worked in Bristol as an Aromatherapist since finishing her training and loves the creativity and healing effects of blending oils and using these in conjunction with massage techniques. She sources her oils carefully and almost solely uses organic oils, mainly from Materia Aromatica.
Rowan Jamal has experience of working with anxiety and addiction. She has also worked with clients who have dementia in a variety of different settings.
In her spare time Rowan enjoys nature, trees, walking and running. She also enjoys photography, drawing and exploring new creating outlets. She has a morning and evening meditation, and spiritual practice.
Contact Rowan Jamal
Availability & Fees
Thursdays and Fridays: 10am-6pm; Saturdays: 11am–5pm
Rowan is also available at other times during the week. Please contact her directly for more information.
More Success Stories
Have been receiving massage from Rowan for some years now and have greatly benefited from her skill as a massage therapist. She has a remarkable intuition and sensitivity in her work which allows her treatment to be therapeutic and to work at a deeper level with the body and spirit. I have recommended her to friends and colleagues alike who have given very positive feedback. I can not recommend her more highly.She is a very special person indeed. – Clare
“Rowan’s skills have helped my physical and mental health through many years. Having a high pressure job, six days a week responsibility of work, my mind and body goes through tough and demanding episodes. Rowan’s ability to establish and concentrate on every aspect of my psychological needs is an essential part of her skill, hence returning to her time after time.” – Sam
Read Blog Posts about Rowan Jamal
Our Massage Therapist Rowan Jamal is offering telephone support and a relaxation CD to help you stay safe and well during these difficult times I would like to wish all my clients well at this time, hoping that everyone is keeping themselves safe and resourced. I am available for telephone support if you […]
In our final article for Migraine Awareness Week, Rowan Jamal looks at some research evidence on how massage helps treat migraine, and in particular looks at the benefits of aromatherapy Migraine triggers tend to vary from person to person and are often very specific to the individual. When the trigger for your migraine is […]
Wishing everyone many blessings for the New Year, may it be filled with Joy, serenity and peace. I am at the Alma Vale Centre on a Mondays, 1 or 2 Saturdays a month and ad hoc Thursday and Fridays and I’m offering a 15% discount off treatments as we move through the Winter in January […]
I’ve been working from the Alma Vale centre for more than a year now since the Relaxation Centre in Clifton closed. I’d been working there since moving to Bristol 14 years ago. But I didn’t have to move very far – one street south and I feel grateful that the Alma Vale Centre was just round […]
Aromatherapy, Hot Stone Massage, Herbal Face Massage, and Reiki on Tuesday Evenings We are excited to welcome Rowan Jamal to Alma Vale Centre, who previously worked at the Relaxation Centre. Rowan studied Aromatherapy and Holistic Massage at the International Federation of Aromatherapist’s course in London. When she moved to Bristol in 2003 she trained in Advanced Massaging Techniques with BCMB and did further training in hot stone massage, thai massage […]