Cranio Sacral Therapy
Bio~Rhythms Breath of Life During the course of our lives our bodies become patterned, shaped and conditioned by overwhelming stresses or traumas that lock in the body as sites of inertia. Common causes of inertia are physical injuries, emotional and psychological stresses, birth trauma and toxicity. The subtle rhythms in your body are expressions of your health. The ripple effect of Cranio Sacral Therapy throughout the body perpetuates the global & dynamic movement of vitality.
Water Planet. Fluid Body.
Tidal Pulse. The Breath of Life. Health extends the ebb and flow. Relaxation is not stillness
Relaxation is to float & sway
Water flows over these hands.
May I use them skillfully
to preserve our precious planet. - Thich Nhat Hahn
Cranio Sacral therapy enhances the inherent motions of the body. Working with the subtle micro-movements that give rise to our accustomed macro-movements facilitates full body, fluid ranges of motion. This permeates tissues, softens boundaries, amplifies sensation, & stimulates neurological growth.

 

William Garner Sutherland, the grandfather of cranial therapies, stressed that the human system is ordered by a mysterious Presence that he called the Breath of Life. In the last ten years of his clinical practice he became especially attuned to its presence and action within the human system. This coincided with a shift in his use of language from a predominantly biomechanical orientation to a more fully biodynamic one. He wrote of the Breath of Life and its unerring potency and shifted from analysis and mechanical technique to an orientation to the inherent forces that facilitate healing. He realized that it is the Breath of Life and the intelligent forces it generates that make the healing decisions and carry those decisions out.
"Worms will not eat living wood where the vital sap is flowing; rust will not hinder the opening of a gate when the hinges are used each day. Movement gives health and life. Stagnation brings disease and death."
- proverb in traditional Chinese Medicine
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