It's about living a meaningful life!

At Living Mind, we aim to continue to make lives meaningful by identifying emotional needs and offering appropriate support and care. In our organisation we are aware of and concerned with cultural and ethnic context of mental disorders. We also offer complementary therapies, i.e., Reflexology and Medical Acupuncture based on evidence.  

We provide a highly confidential, reliable and fast service in a professional setting.


Malini Sarkhel

  • Reflexologist, MFHT
  • MBA, MSc in Social and Cultural Research
  • Member of Federation of Holistic Therapies 
  • (Membership No. 189320)

Malini offers Reflexology treatments. She is a fully Qualified Reflexologist. She has received a national award in Highly Commended category by Federation of Holistic Therapists for her commitment, specialist knowledge and skills in Reflexology. She has a wealth of experience of offering Reflexology treatments for various conditions i.e., Stress, Anxiety, Depression, Back Pain, Lymphoedema, Cancer Care, Infertility and Pregnancy.

Malini specialises in

  • Reflexology Lymph Drainage (RLD)
  • Reflexology for Infertility
  • Reflexology during Pregnancy
  • Reflexology for Cancer & other Palliative Care

What to expect

On your first visit Malini will take a thorough medical history including your current medications. She will have a general discussion about your health, lifestyle and diet. She will then focus on the current problems for which Reflexology treatment is sought. She will go through the procedure of the treatment, any after effects and offer expert advice as appropriate. 

Reflexology can help :

  • Reduce Stress
  • Reduce Anxiety
  • Improve blood circulation
  • Reduce tension
  • Improves Sleep Pattern
  • Reduce Pain
  • Restore body balance
  • Reduce High Blood Pressure

Reflexology is an effective complementary therapy for:

  • Premenstrual Syndrome
  • Infertility
  • Multiple Sclerosis 






Dr. Arghya Sarkhel

  • Consultant Psychiatrist,
  • MBBS, FRCPsych (UK), DPM (Dublin),
  • MSc in Neuroscience (London)
  • Approved by Secretary of State under
    Section 12(2) of Mental Health Act 1983
  • Member of British NeuroPsychiatric Association
  • Member of British Medical Association
  • Medical Acupuncturist
  • Member of British Medical Acupuncture Association

Dr. Sarkhel is a Consultant Psychiatrist with over 25 years of experience in Mental Health services. He is on the Specialist Register of General Medical Council and member of The Royal College of Psychiatrists. He has been recently awarded Fellowship by The Royal College of Psychiatrists for his contribution to Mental Health.

Dr. Sarkhel specialises in Adult Psychiatry, Old Age Psychiatry and Liaison Psychiatry.

Career path:

Dr. Sarkhel had post graduate basic training in Psychiatry in England in a Psychiatric Training Scheme recognised by The Royal College Of Psychiatrists. During his basic training he had experience in Adult Psychiatry, Old Age Psychiatry, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Learning Disability, Forensic Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Substance Abuse.

He completed MRCPsych examination and became a member of The Royal College Of Psychiatrists. Dr. Sarkhel then joined  Higher Specialist Training in Charing Cross  scheme at London accredited by The Royal College Of Psychiatrists. During his higher training he also worked as a clinical teaching fellow for undergraduate medical students in Imperial College, London. After completion of this training he was awarded Certificate of Completion of Specialist Training (CCST) by PMETB and GMC. He is on Specialist Register of General Medical Council  (GMC) for Adult Psychiatry, Old Age Psychiatry and Liaison Psychiatry.

Dr. Sarkhel is currently working as a Consultant Psychiatrist in NHS and has Private Practice. He has published a number of research articles in peer reviewed journals. He is currently an exmainer for MRCPsych for The Royal College Of Psychiatrists.

Dr. Sarkhel has a got particular interest in Stress related disorders including Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), Mood Disorders, Anxiety Disorders and Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD). He has strong emphasis on Evidence Based Practice.

Dr. Sarkhel is trained in Medical Acupuncture which he uses as an adjunctive treatment for various Psychiatric Disorders and Chronic Pain.  

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