This modality employs stretches and compressions along the energetic meridians of the body. It is coordinated with the patient’s breathing and is very rhythmic and relaxing. This modality is perfect for stress relief, internal disharmonies and can is considered a “needless” acupuncture treatment.
A typical session involves a short diagnostic examination with postural analysis, range of motion, and abdominal palpation, followed by bodywork based on the client’s presentation.
Following bodywork, aftercare instructions such as dietary modification, herbal suggestions, qi gong instruction, as well as stretching and strengthening techniques will continue the process until the next session.
Typically performed without oils or lotions on floor cushions or mats with the patient dressed in loose clothing,