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Massage Treatments and Treatment Descriptions

Touch of Health offers a variety of massage treatments for your better health.

Each treatment offered has its own page which explains the procedure in more detail and offers additional links and resources to learn about the treatment.


Touch of Health Therapy offers:

Myofascial Release - Myofascial Release is a very effective hands-on technique that provides sustained pressure into myofascial restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion.

Craniosacral Therapy - Craniosacral therapy (also called CST, cranial osteopathy, also spelled CranioSacral bodywork or therapy) is a method of complementary and alternative medicine used by physical therapists, massage therapists, naturopaths, chiropractors and osteopaths.

Lymph Drainage Therapy with Dr. Bruno Chikly. The proper functioning of the lymphatic system is critical to our body's ability to drain fluids, detoxify, regenerate tissues, filter out toxins and foreign  substances, and maintain a healthy immune system. LDT is an original hands-on method developed by Dr. Bruno Chikly.

Ashiatsu Massage Therapy utilizes the shape of the Therapist foot to form into the curve of the back for that deep pressure needed to release long standing scar tissue. This therapy is great for hips and low back pain. To release issues that have been deep seated, try deep feet therapy

British Sports Therapy (aka Soft Tissue Release) - Soft Tissue Release was pioneered by Stuart in the early 90's was the most effective and powerful answer to sports injuries.

Neuromuscular Therapy - Neuromuscular therapy (NMT) is a form of massage. It is distinguished from other types of massage in that a quasi-static pressure is applied to the skin with the aim of stimulating specific areas of skeletal muscle.

Swedish Massage - Swedish massage uses five styles of long, flowing strokes to massage.

Maternity Massage - Prenatal massage can reduce swelling and back and neck pain, improve muscle tone, and stimulate the circulatory system

Pediatric Massage - Pediatric massage, or massage for children, has many benefits, especially in reducing anxiety and chronic pain.

Geriatric Massage - Geriatric massage means a massage on an elderly patient.

Reflexology - Reflexology is the physical act of applying pressure to the feet and hand with specific thumb, finger and hand techniques without the use of oil or lotion. it is based on a system of zones and reflex areas that reflect an image of the body on the feet and hands with a premise that such work effects a physical change to the body.

-An essential oil massage technique based on Lakota Native healing, Raindrop Therapy is the application of powerful antibacterial, antiviral oils along the spine.

 

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