Craniosacral Therapy for the Treatment of Chronic Neck Pain: A Follow-up Study

#Research suggests craniosacral therapy has positive effects in the treatment of chronic neck pain:

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A 2014 follow-up study “aimed to report on follow-up data of a randomized controlled trial in chronic non-specific neck pain patients” with 54 individuals experiencing chronic non-specific neck pain. “Study results indicate that Craniosacral Therapy is more effective in relieving chronic non-specific neck pain and in improving physical quality of live than an active attention-control condition,…

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Benefits of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy Results of an International Client Survey

International client survey suggests positive effects of #craniosacral biodynamics:

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A 2013 survey coordinated by the Centro Biodinamica Craniosacrale C.B.C. to assess theefficacy of biodynamic cranioscral therapy treatments on a large international group of clients and students. 237 interviews were conducted over a 6 month period. Interviewees needed to have a minimum of 5 BCST sessions to participate. The conclusion suggests that “91% of interviewees reported that the process…

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Heart rate variability and the influence of craniosacral therapy on autonomous nervous system regulation in persons with subjective discomforts: a pilot study.

Pilot study suggests positive effects of #craniosacral therapy on HRV and autonomous nervous system regulation:

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A 2014 quasi-experimental (controlled) study with cross-over design with 31 individuals.  Results suggest: “Both control rest and the intervention gave significant increase of SDNN, but while the increase was +15% (P < 0.05) in the control period, it was +32% (P < 0.05) in the test period. TP value did not increase significantly in the control period (+19%; P > 0.05), but showed high…

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The Brain and the “I”

Note: I will not be defining the “I” in this post because it is beyond the scope of what I’m writing about. This is why I keep it in quotation marks throughout the post.

This month in my practice the discussion that’s been on the table is the brain. And the “I.” And their relationship.

brain_loopOften “I” is in some state of consideration about itself or about its relationship with all things non-I. Often…

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Case Study in Pediatric Asthma: The Corrective Aspect of Craniosacral Fascial Therapy.

Case study showing how #craniosacral fascial therapy can help #pediatric #asthma:

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A 2008 case study showing how craniosacral fascial therapy helped a 9-year-old boy with asthma who developed respiratory symptoms at two months of age. ”Exactly five weeks after this treatment started, his asthma doctor reexamined him. She found his lungs to be clear of any wheezing or other obstructions. His peak flow meter readings were between 275 and 300 Liters/minute, which were in an…

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Case study showing how #craniosacral fascial therapy can help children with ADHD:View Post

Case study showing how #craniosacral fascial therapy can help children with ADHD:

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New post: Aging is not Synonymous with Disease and DeathView Post

New post: Aging is not Synonymous with Disease and Death

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Feasibility Study suggests positive effects of #craniosacral therapy for individuals with #migraines:View Post

Feasibility Study suggests positive effects of #craniosacral therapy for individuals with #migraines:

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A systematic review evaluating the clinical benefits of #craniosacral therapy:View Post

A systematic review evaluating the clinical benefits of #craniosacral therapy:

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Positive effects of #Craniosacral Still Point Technique (CSPT) in individuals with #Dementia:View Post

Positive effects of #Craniosacral Still Point Technique (CSPT) in individuals with #Dementia:

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