Great post about The Bowen Technique for pain by Blogger Barbara at: http://www.backpainbloguk.com
The Bowen Technique has now joined the group of complementary therapies to be recognised by the Complementary and Natural Healthcare Council (CNHC) which provides an independent national standard of excellence.
CNHC is the only voluntary regulatory body for complementary healthcare to have official backing from the government. Its key function is to enhance public protection by setting standards for registration with CNHC.
The BOWEN technique was developed by Thomas Ambrose Bowen an osteopath from Australia in the 1960’s and 1970’s.
It has been called miraculous and is a soft tissue remedial therapy that involves the therapist using fingers and thumbs to move over muscle, ligament, tendons and fascia in various parts of the body.
The main feature of Bowen technique is that between each set of moves the therapist leaves the patient to rest for a short while to allow the body the opportunity to create a decision about what…
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