What is the Bowen technique used for?
Bowen is a holistic remedial body technique that works on the soft connective tissue (fascia) of the body. Bowen therapy can be used to treat musculoskeletal or related neurological problems including acute sports injuries and chronic or organic conditions.
How long does Bowen Therapy take to work?
Initially two Bowen sessions are scheduled a week apart. Clients usually see significant improvement within these two sessions. Additional sessions are scheduled at least a week apart as needed, with most conditions resolving within 3-8 sessions.
Is Bowen therapy good for arthritis?
Bowen Therapy can’t help rid you of arthritis , but is great for improving mobility and thus reduced pain. Bowen moves around the knees have reduced the pain for many, and regular maintenance treatments help people continue an active life.
Can Bowen Therapy help headaches?
Bowen Therapy can reduce headache frequency and severity as part of your overall treatment plan, both lessening the impact of your migraines , and reducing the overall number of migraines too.
Does Bowen technique really work?
To date, there’s limited scientific proof that Bowen therapy works . The treatment hasn’t been widely researched. There are a few studies on its effects, but the results don’t provide hard evidence.
How much does Bowen therapy cost?
What can you not do after Bowen Therapy?
Do not have a hot shower or bath in the 24 hours after your Bowen treatment . The Bowen treatment you received would have stimulated toxins to be released from the cells in your body into the lymphatic system.
Does Bowen Therapy make you tired?
You may feel stiff, experience occasional sharp pain, heat or brief shivers, headaches or even feel a little tired or emotional. Such reactions are usually brief as your body undertakes healing. If you experience a reaction and are uncertain, contact Christine on 0402 106 603.
Can Bowen help fibromyalgia?
I certainly feel the benefits of regular Bowen treatment. It helps my migraines a lot, even managing to keep some away! It also helps bring down my fibro pain to a much more bearable level for a few days or weeks, depending on session.
Can bursitis resolve itself?
Bursitis generally gets better on its own . Conservative measures, such as rest, ice and taking a pain reliever, can relieve discomfort. If conservative measures don’t work, you might require: Medication.
Can Bowen Therapy Help MS?
In some Bowen Therapy clients, M.S symptoms have been known to ease in six to eighteen months instead of years by conventional means.
Can Bowen help tendonitis?
Tendonitis – Reduces swelling around tendons. Improves flexibility. Sciatica – The most common issue we deal with. Bowen helps with pain reduction,oftentimes within the 1st session.
How do you become a Bowen therapist?
There are two main career paths for becoming a Bowen Therapist . You can consider either a Diploma of Bowen Therapy or a Certificate IV (or equivalent) in Bowen Therapy .