What is Manual Therapy? Is it massage? Is it the cracking of joints? Is it a manipulating of tissues? Am I re-arranging your body? Putting things back in place? Putting things back in alignment? I am not an extremist in any of my actions, principles, and ways of living and working. Maybe I'm an extremist about not being an extremist. In this way, I do not think there is only one way to help a patient/client. I don't think just movement, exercise or only manual therapy, and wh
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Original Post: Here. Nothing riles me up more than false information being used to create fear in others, so that the business or whatever it is that's using fear-based marketing may get more money and clients. You may give them the benefit of the doubt and say,"they might have good intentions and believe in what they're saying". Belief in what you say is not enough when it comes to being responsible for other people's lives and well-being.
Estimated Read Time: 2 - 3 mins Original Post: Here. How different modalities and techniques actually achieve an outcome in the same way.
We are continuously picking up information from the environment. Where is the floor? Is it hot? Is it cold? Am I hungry? Am I in danger? AKA Input.
We decipher the information and make meaning out of it. This can be conscious or subconscious.
After that, we create the output we think is necessary. This is obviously done much quicker i
Estimated Reading Time: 2 - 3 mins Original Post: Here. I highly recommend watching the video in the link above before reading. What is the difference between a chiropractor, osteopath, physiotherapist, TCM practitioner etc?
They aren’t that different, other than their different philosophies they were born from. Each form of Manual Therapy (the blanket term for clinical hands-on therapy), affects the body in a similar way. We touch the person or perform a technique, the per
Estimated Read Time: 5 mins Sharing knowledge is important. The more we know, the better equipped we are at responding to life. Here I will try to keep everything as jargon-free as possible, to assist ease in understanding. To talk about one body part without talking about the entire organism it belongs to and interacts with, your body, is not doing the human body justice and as a result, causing whatever I say to not be the entire truth. However, it is sometimes important to