The Bowen Technique is a relatively new treatment to the UK. This Myofascia release therapy has, over the past few decades, proven to be an effective form of manual therapy for sports men and women throughout the world. It originates from Australia and was established in Europe 20 years ago.
Where physiotherapy and regular massage focuses specifically on muscles. Osteopathy and chiropractic techniques focuses on the skeletal system. Myofascia works with the release of the bodies soft tissue known as the fascia. The fascia surrounds each and every cell, organ, muscle and it is continuous throughout the body. This means that any restriction within the Myofascia can cause imbalance within the soft tissue of the body, which in turn creates an imbalance within the joints, causing compromises the body’s ability to function to its optimum.
The Bowen Therapy is a myofascia non-invasive hands-on therapy that is long lasting. This therapy is well known for the relief of muscular aches and pains, aiding tissue repair, ensuring re-balance of the skeletal system and increasing energy levels as well as activating organ efficiency.
This therapy has made a big impact across the field of physical therapy, becoming extremely popular with sports men and women for prevention of injury and rehabilitation of injury.
The Bowen Therapy has played a key in helping with:
- Muscle discomfort (aches / stiffness /tenderness or sensitivity)
- Sore or stiff back
- Pelvic and shoulder imbalance
- Migraines / headaches
- Depression / anxiety
- Bad circulation
- Skin hypersensitivity
- Respiratory disorders
- General balance
- Poor range of movement through your joints