Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy
Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST) is a holistic, non-invasive therapeutic approach that focuses on the subtle movements and rhythms of the craniosacral system in the body. The craniosacral system consists of the membranes and cerebrospinal fluid that surround and protect the brain and spinal cord. This therapy is rooted in osteopathy and draws from the principles developed by Dr. William Sutherland.
Here are key aspects of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy:
Gentle Touch: BCST practitioners use a light touch to tune into the subtle movements and rhythms of the craniosacral system. This touch is often described as being extremely gentle, allowing the therapist to perceive and facilitate the natural healing processes of the body.
Holistic Approach: BCST views the body as a whole, recognizing the interconnectedness of physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual aspects. The therapy aims to promote balance and harmony within this holistic framework.
Inherent Health: BCST operates on the belief that the body has an inherent ability to heal itself. Practitioners focus on supporting and enhancing the body's own healing resources rather than imposing external force or manipulation.
Listening to the Body's Wisdom: Practitioners in biodynamic craniosacral therapy believe in listening deeply to the body's inherent wisdom. This involves attuning to the subtle movements and rhythms that indicate the state of health and vitality within an individual.
Fluid Dynamics: A central concept in BCST is the rhythmic motion of cerebrospinal fluid. Practitioners believe that disruptions or restrictions in this fluid flow may indicate areas of tension or imbalance in the body. By addressing these restrictions, BCST aims to promote the body's self-regulation and healing.
Trauma Resolution: BCST is often used as a tool for trauma resolution. The therapy recognizes that unresolved physical or emotional trauma may be stored in the body tissues, contributing to various health issues. By facilitating the release of tension and trauma, BCST seeks to support the body in returning to a state of balance.
Client-Centered Approach: Sessions are often client-centered, with the therapist acting as a facilitator for the body's inherent healing processes. The therapist supports the client in their journey toward greater health and well-being.
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60 mins SESSION
This includes a full treatment with a continuing care plan