Integrated Therapeutic Stretching

To Stretch or Not to Stretch?  This should not even be a question

The first step in healing, exercise, and life is awareness.  People tend to be disconnected from their bodies. They know they are in pain, tired, or just not “as young as they used to be”. There is that feeling of something is not right or “off” with their body and they see the choice is …

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Words can cut like a knife – leaving deep wounds and scars….

At this past weekend’s Scar Tissue Release, class we were fortunate to have a Registered Nurse volunteer as the demonstration client. She was incredibly generous with her feedback on what she was experiencing during the treatment and answered questions for the students. Two of her scars were from 18 & 20 year old C-sections, respectively. …

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The children are our future…So how about we pay attention now!

I received a call the other day from a fellow Massage Therapist. He was referring one of his clients, a 15 year old male athlete ( lacrosse goalie and football linebacker) with severe pain in his right knee. The boy’s coach told his mother he needed an MRI and that he most likely tore something. …

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Should we stretch? Does it help or does it cause harm? This is a very popular debate. One that usually ends in “Well… there is no evidence that proves it is good… but everyone does feels better afterwards.” or “It is a waste of time that can only lead to loss of strength.” When we …

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