Whether your need is to have a moment of relaxation, reduce muscle tension or attain relief from chronic pain, soft tissue therapy can enhance your overall sense of emotional and physical well-being.
Soft Tissue therapy can be an important part of your health maintenance plan by:
Soft tissue therapy consists primarily of hands-on manipulation of the soft tissues of the body, specifically, the muscles, connective tissue, tendons, ligaments and joints for the purpose of optimizing health.
Soft tissue therapy treatment has a therapeutic effect on the body and optimizes health and well-being by acting on the muscular, nervous and circulatory systems. Physical function can be developed, maintained and improved; and physical dysfunction and pain and the effects of stress can be relieved or prevented through the use of Soft Tissue Therapy.
Soft tissue therapy can be used for the treatment of both acute and chronic conditions. Working with a wide variety of patients, of all ages, in the treatment of illness, injury rehabilitation and disability.
The following is a list of conditions for which soft tissue therapy can prove beneficial:
|Anxiety and depression||Asthma and Emphysema|
|Back, leg, and neck pain||Cancer symptoms|
|Carpal tunnel syndrome (repetitive strain)||Chronic Fatigue syndrome|
|Fractures and edema||Gastrointestinal disorders|
|Headaches||Inflammatory conditions such as arthritis and bursitis|
|Insomnia||Kyphosis and Scoliosis|
|Multiple sclerosis||Parkinson’s disease|
|Muscle tension and spasm||Palliative care|
|Post-surgical rehabilitation||Pregnancy and labour support|
|Sports injuries||Strains and sprains|
|Stress and stress related conditions||Stroke|