The body can set up natural protective modes to stabilize an area, like a muscle spasm or limited motion. Often when the body is in protection, too much direct force can cause the tissues/system to guard and protect even further. The application of all manual therapies is very gentle. I treat the whole person and while signs and symptoms are recognized, ultimately the goal is to address the root cause of why the symptoms are occurring.
Physiologically, the focus is on normalizing the body’s biochemistry. Along with manual techniques, this is accomplished through nutritional home programs.
Psychotherapeutic approaches decrease emotional and mental stress in the body and involves manual techniques, dialogue and visualization.
Anatomic treatment is therapy focused on the joints, the muscles, the placement and relationship between the organs and the alignment of the spine.
Integrative Manual Therapy (IMT)
Integrative Manual Therapy is based on the idea that the systems of the body are interdependent and related. It uses a unique combination of diagnostics and treatment methods that assess and treat pain, dysfunction, disease and disability to restore whole health.
Muscle Activation Technique (MAT)
Muscle Activation Technique assesses and treats muscle imbalance. Popular among athletes including the Denver Broncos, can greatly decrease pain, improve range of motion and facilitate recovery. Through specialized techniques, MAT helps assist the nervous system and the muscular system to more efficiently communicate with one another and allow you to excel at daily activities and physical goals.
Zhealth is a system of training to improve the connection of the brain to the body. Specific training drills target the nervous system to decrease pain and improve mobility, structure and strength.
Biophoton is a combination of Chinese Medicine and Homeopathy delivered to the body through Light Therapy. The Biophoton unit analyzes the body at each session through the meridian endings on the hands and feet. Injury and illness can cause incoherent / chaotic frequencies in the body that can be neutralized and when treated can lead to profound changes and healing.
Kinesiotape provides support and stability to the joints and muscles of the body without restricting motion. The tape is latex-free and provides improved lymphatic drainage and circulation by lifting and separating the connective tissue layers. It promotes healing and helps the body return to homeostasis.