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Craniosacral Therapy for Infants and Children
Craniosacral Therapy (CST) is a gentle, non-
A Typical Paediatric CST Session:
Children rest fully clothed on a massage table or in my lap or their parent's lap. Sometimes children sit, crawl, walk, stand or play with toys on the floor during the treatment. They don’t need to hold still.
I adapt my techniques to the attention span and needs of the child. I monitor the craniosacral rhythm with my hands. I conduct other gentle assessments and correct the sources of pain and dysfunction using gentle manipulative techniques.
Sometimes children release emotions or cry during treatments, but the techniques do not hurt babies and children. Seldom does the pressure exceed five grams (the weight of a small coin). The work is very gentle.
CST treatment sets the stage for the body to most efficiently use its own power to heal. Most children find the sessions to be deeply relaxing. Babies and children will often sleep for a longer stretch than usual after a session.
During the birth process, the baby's head moulds to fit through the mother's pelvis. It is normal for the cranial bones to override each other. After birth, these overrides and other accommodations in the baby's skull should not persist. If they do not correct themselves, they can interfere with proper cranial nerve function leading to colic, breathing, swallowing, digestive or sensory-
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