A health history is conducted and discussed to encompass the individuals health in the present and the outcome that is desired. A plan is put in place that will assist immediate needs and enhance to goals for a future of good health.Massage Therapy can be a tool to enhance good health. It is greatly successful in combating stress, and stress is a base cause of many diseases.
Massage Therapy is the assessment and treatment of the soft tissues of the body, the connective tissue, muscles, tendons, ligaments, and joints. It is the manipulation to develop, maintain, rehabilitate, and augment physical function, or relieve pain. Massage Therapy stimulates or soothes the nervous system, relieves muscle tension, assists digestion and respiration, increases range of motion in restricted joints, relieves swelling or pain caused by injury or disease. Massage moves toxins thru the body which aids in lymphatic drainage. It gives the individual an awareness of themselves, induces a feeling of general well being and deep relaxation.