Description of therapies offered:
Oncology Massage is based on compassion and specialized massage treatments to help people to manage their experience with cancer. Each session is given in a very conscious manner based on where an individual is in their journey and with permission of their doctor. Clients have reported improved relaxation, sleep, as well as relief from pain, fatigue and nausea. Massage is also beneficial for the caregiver and loved ones providing much needed relaxation and restoration.
Mastectomy Massage enables the woman to reconnect with her body and take charge of her own healing process. It is beneficial in relieving post-operative pain, alleviating sore achy muscles, increasing range of motion and mobility of shoulder while promoting healing and prevention of scar tissue. Mastectomy massage is done in a compassionate and gentle manner.
Craniosacral Therapy is a gentle method of improving the functioning of the central nervous system of the body. Beneficial for stress and tension related issues, headaches, chronic neck and back pain, fibromyalgia and TMJ.
Myofascial Release utilizes gentle stretching to soften connective tissue which may have become stuck due to surgery, injury, inflammation or disease.
Prenatal/Postpartum Massage eases some of the physical discomforts such as aching back, hips, legs, swelling and headaches associated with pregnancy. Also provides emotional support & nurturance for the new mother.
Integrated Energy Therapy (IET) provides a simple and gentle way to open the flow of the vital life force of the body. IET release energy blockages in the physical, emotional, mental & spiritual energy fields of the body. Treatments as well as classes are available in IET.
Sound Healing uses Himalayan Singing bowls to assist in balancing the central nervous system and energy centers of the body which in turn is beneficial in relieving pain, stress and anxiety.
Reiki is an ancient, gentle, hands-on healing technique that facilitates deep relaxation and aids the body in reliving stress, tension and anxiety. Also beneficial with injuries, surgery and pain.
Massage Cupping is used to release rigid soft tissue, drain excess fluids and toxins, loosen adhesions and lift connective tissue which in turn will bring blood flow to stagnant skin and muscles.
Ear candling is an ancient healing tool that helps to soften ear wax from the ear canal which in turn may help to relieve sinus congestion and allergy symptoms. The process is very soothing, relaxing and non-invasive.