“I have been asked some interesting questions this week by my clients. So I thought I would share a few of them with you… Enjoy The Read” Benjamin Setter
Q. Can a person still be treated with Bowen Therapy if they cannot lie prone? (Face Down)
A. Bowen Therapy can be done just as successfully in a chair as it can on a bed or table. If the client is unable to lie prone, we work with the client to achieve the most comfortable position for them that still allows the Therapist access to muscles.
Q. What if a client only has 24 hours in the city before heading west – which makes a follow-up treatment 4 to 7 day later impossible?
A. In this scenario I work by the adage, “Something is better then nothing!” Depending on the severity of the clients injuries I would treat the client holistically and move to balance Lower Back, Upper Back and Neck – followed by Hamstring procedure to make sure circulation was good to the feet. And then the arms for the good old Tennis Elbow. Throughout the treatment I would be strongly emphasising the Gold Rules and drinking those eight glasses of water each day. It would be better if a return treatment was carried out, but sometimes things are beyond the control of everybody.
Q. Are tea and coffee the same as water?
A. No. The human body needs to have eight glasses of water a day to maintain a good health. Water to this day is still one of the most powerful tools for healing.
Q. My son is 14 months old and has not slept a night for seven months – can Bowen Therapy help my child sleep and save my sanity?
A. Yes. Bowen Therapy is safe to use for children of all ages. A child’s body is growing rapidly and those growing muscles and bones do cause ‘growing pains’. Bowen Therapy can relieve pain in children, just as it does in adults. It also allows the body to return to a state of rest…which means sleeping at night.
Q. Can Bowen Therapy help relieve the symptoms of Wry Neck?
A. If you’ve woken up in the morning with a stiff or painful neck, and with your head often stuck on a lean…then that’s wry neck. Left unattended this painful locking of the vertebrae caused by poor pillow posture and muscle tension can take several days to undo itself, but with Bowen Therapy a wry neck is very swiftly resolved. With the gentlest of Bowen work the neck very quickly relaxes, stopping the pain and returning a full range of neck movement.
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SETTER’S HEALTH CENTRE IS REOPENING MONDAY THE 1ST OF JUNE 2020 AT 8.30AM! In accordance with the lifting of COVID-19 restrictions by the Queensland Government, we are reopening. Your safety is paramount to us and we will be following the Safe Work and Department of Health Infection Co...Read More
An important announcement from Setters Health Centre!! Please note that while there have been changes to businesses under the QLD Government COVID-19 closures direction, Bowen Therapy remains as a non-essential business undertaking. Setter’s Health Centre will remain closed at this time. We...Read More
Setter's Health Centre, in the interest of public health safety, will be temporarily closing our clinic, until the risk from the Australian COVID-19 epidemic has reduced. We would like to thank our clients & we wish that you all remain safe, stay calm & carry on in a positive respectful m...Read More
Sometimes we’re so stressed we need to reach for the phone and make an appointment for Bowen Therapy as a mind and body relaxation. Yes, I’m advocating Bowen Therapy for the sorrows of life rather then you drowning you’re sorrows or steeling those nerves with some overproof courage. I’m ...Read More
Coronavirus Stress - Anxiety & Vitamin B Loss 2020 By Benjamin Setter Senior Bowen Therapy Specialist Townsville Australia. With the coming of the Coronavirus COVID-19 we have all seen the worst form of uncontrolled hysterical fear in Australia. (Toilet Paper being fought over at Coles And Wool...Read More
Bowen Therapy In Townsville Has Been Successfully Practiced For 28 yrs At Setter’s Health Centre – Contact Us For Effective Relief Of Pain & Injury Today On Phone 47288800. What is Bowen Therapy? The Gentle Healing Technique Bowen Therapeutic Technique (Bowen Therapy) is a dynamic system of...Read More
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Many of my clients are unable to lie either face down (prone) or face up (supine). So this post with me working on Mrs King in a sitting position shows how I adapt my Bowen Therapy Pain Relief Treatment plan to the clients circumstances. Here is a link to Julian Baker U.K. demonstrating Bowen The...Read More
For Fast Effective Relief From Pain In Townsville Call Setter's Health Centre Today!! Try our gentle healing technique at Setter’s Health Centre. We employ the Bowen Therapeutic Technique – Bowen Therapy, which is a dynamic system of muscle and connective tissue therapy that encourages the body...Read More
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