Craniosacral Therapy Aims to Ease Dementia

Clearing the Fog: Craniosacral Therapy Aims to Ease Dementia 5 new techniques for restoring thinking and memory      Dementia in the form of a decline of memory and thinking abilities often occurs as people age.  Do you worry about this frightening possibility for yourself?  For loved ones?  If you have any concerns in this arena, […]

Super Bowl Sunday and Concussions

It’s Super Bowl Sunday and I spent the morning working with a former high school football player who suffered a traumatic brain injury (TBI) during a game six years ago. The helmet-to-helmet hit was so severe it broke his ethmoid bone, injured his prefrontal lobe and caused cerebrospinal fluid to rush out his nose. He […]

Your Future Self Will Thank You

Have you seen the movie Concussion? It’s great that the film has continued the conversation about how playing football can damage the brain. Unfortunately, the conversation has not evolved to include what players can do to help themselves after football. That’s where Craniosacral work comes in. Recently, I worked with a 20-year-old guy who had played […]

Integrative Approach to Concussion, Traumatic Brain Injury

The Upledger Foundation and the Ricky Williams Foundation are continuing their research into how Craniosacral Therapy helps football players. Integrative Treatment Approach to Concussion and Traumatic Brian Injury Post-Concussion Syndrome and associated symptoms have been shown to clinically respond to Craniosacral Therapy and integrative bodywork. These manual therapies continue to generate interest and scientific investigation as […]

Pain in the neck?

Do you have a pain in the neck? You might want to get some Craniosacral work. A new study published in The Clinical Journal of Pain shows that Craniosacral Therapy is both specifically effective and safe in reducing neck pain intensity and may improve functional disability and quality of life up to three months after a session. […]

Craniosacral work helps people with PTSD – research study

PSTD could be treated with Craniosacral therapy according to a research study Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is impacting people worldwide. In the United States alone, more than five million people will suffer from PTSD this year. There are major emotional, financial, and negative health implications associated with PTSD making it a timely priority. “Post-traumatic stress […]

Football Players Helped by Craniosacral Work

Last year, several retired NFL players took part in the first of it’s kind pilot study conducted by the Ricky Williams Foundation and the Upledger Institute Clinic to look at how Craniosacral work can help football players. The early results of that study are quite promising and two of the players offered these comments after […]

This Earth Day Honor Your Earth Element

  Polarity Therapy works with the elements of the body. Each of the five elements –– ether, air, fire, water and earth — vibrate at a specific, energetic frequency and relates to a general quality, sense, function/emotion and body. The elements flow through the body in electromagnetic waves, traveling from positive through neutral to negative poles.   Earth energy […]