How do you pursue a Career in Foot Reflexology?

Career in Foot Reflexology

A Career in Foot Reflexology has always intrigued me. Unfortunately, it is very difficult to find information about What Foot Reflexology actually is. Most pages on the internet just talk about How to get into Foot Reflexology. I was Googling about a Career in Foot Reflexology and was lucky to find: 

Asha Bansal’s overview!

Asha Bansal has worked in Foot Reflexology for 7 years & 4 months. Asha Bansal has worked in Foot Reflexology as Founder in Ashakiran Holistic Healthcare Centre. In Asha Bansal’s own words, this is how Asha Bansal got into Foot Reflexology: “After doing my schooling from Khalsa Girls College, I did my B Sc and M Sc from Chandigarh, Punjab University and after that I did Post Graduate Diploma in Fashion Designing. Thereafter, I did a certification course in Foot Reflexology and started practicing as a Foot Reflexology Therapist.” I searched Asha Bansal on Google and found this profile: 

Career Video on Foot Reflexology

In a video, Asha Bansal has talked about various aspects of a Career in Foot Reflexology. Asha Bansal started by explaining Foot Reflexology as: “Reflexology is the application of appropriate pressure to specific points and areas on the feet and it is also known as zone therapy, is an alternative medicine involving application of pressure to the feet and hands with specific thumb, finger, and hand techniques without the use of oil or lotion. Reflexologist’s believe that these areas and reflex points correspond to different body organs and systems, and that pressing them has a beneficial effect on the organs and person’s general health.” It was a very interesting video and I enjoyed watching it.

We all know that only 10% of what is taught in Foot Reflexology is actually used in real life. The education section of the video clearly explained what is the 10% needed in Foot Reflexology. Asha Bansal touches upon these in the Education section of the Video:

  • Foot Reflexology
  • Anatomy
  • Client Psychology
  • Healing Therapies

90% success in real life depends on Skills. It is crucial to understand these.
Asha Bansal then explains why these Skills are essential for a Career in Foot Reflexology:

  • Communication
  • Empathy
  • Motivation

There are great positives of this Career.
Asha Bansal believes that the following are some of the Positives of a Career in Foot Reflexology:

  • Satisfaction
  • Work life Balance

After a discussion on Positives, Challenges complete the caricature of a Career.
And, Asha Bansal believes that one needs to prepare for following Challenges of a Career in Foot Reflexology:

  • Social Pressure
  • Lack of Awareness

In the final section of the video Asha Bansal talks about How a day goes in a Career in Foot Reflexology. This video is by far the best video on a Career in Foot Reflexology, that I have ever come across. To see the full Talk, one needs to install the LifePage Career Talks App. Here is a direct deep link of the Video:

Career Counseling 2.0

This disposition on a Career in Foot Reflexology was just the starting point of my research on LifePage. LifePage is Career Counseling 2.0 – while most platforms continue to use age old psychometric tests to identify hidden skills and interests of individuals. LifePage has turned the tables completely with an Awareness based approach. Read about them on: 

Similar Career Talks on LifePage

I continued with my research on LifePage and thoroughly studied these links to gain more perspective:

Information about other Careers

There are innumerable Career options in the world and these are definitely worth exploring:


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