The insertion of flexible filiform needles, like that of a cat whisker. These may be placed in specific fascial areas to make hormonal, emotional, physical or other mind/body changes needed to relieve ailments such as pain, headaches, stress, insomnia, anxiety, menstrual disorders, digestive disorders and so on. Points selected may be located on a meridian or off the meridian such as in tight muscles, threaded along side tendons (common for Achilles tendonitis), scalp (common post stroke or for TMJ), fascial planes such as glutes to relieve IT band pain at the knee, or auricular points to treat acute or chronic conditions. Effects can be immediate or may take a few sessions, there are no side effects.
We offer a wide range of techniques with therapists being certified in deep tissue, Swedish, lymph-edema, prenatal and postnatal massage, and special techniques for orthopedic rehabilitation. Our therapists can help relieve your stress, tension and pain, improve flexibility and stimulate feelings of well-being and relaxation.
The therapeutic yoga classes here at CIM emphasize important tangible benefits such as strengthening muscles, increasing flexibility, helping back pain, improving heart rate variability and engaging the relaxation response.
An energy based therapeutic approach to healing. Healing Touch influences the energy systems of a being, thus affecting physical, mental, emotional and spiritual heath and healing to help restore harmony and balance in the system.
Our registered dietitian will review and evaluate your goals and/or special health-related nutrition concerns.