Therapeutic Massage encompasses elements drawn from a wide range of styles. It can involve soft tissue manipulation, passive stretching, joint mobilization, acupressure, effleurage, petrissage, friction, tapotement and the use of fingers, thumbs, elbows, palms and forearms.
Each Therapeutic Massage is tailored to the needs of each client following an assessment.. The major objectives of the massage are to soothe tension, promote blood circulation and lymphatic drainage, improve muscular tone and mobility and bring a sense of wellbeing and relaxation.
Regular treatments of Therapeutic Massage have many health benefits:
It is particularly effective for back pain, sciatica, neck and shoulder tension, muscular and joint pain, headaches/migraines, stress and relaxation.
At Able Physiotherapy, Massage therapy and therapeutic massage are performed by experienced chartered physiotherapists