Therapeutic or remedial Massage is a clinical massage treatment, structured specifically to relieve the client of specific injury or musculo-skeletal condition. A personalised treatment plan in formulated based on the clients initial assessment. The clients symptoms, history, posture, pain patterns, occupation are all taken into consideration.
Therapeutic massage involves the treatment of the bodies soft tissue which includes the muscles, fascia, ligaments and tendons which are prone to overloading, overuse, shortening or lengthening all of which can cause a vast range of aches, pains and injuries.
During a Therapeutic massage treatment the therapist may use a range of massage techniques including Trigger Point Therapy, Myofascial release, Muscle Energy Techniques, Lymphatic Drainage, Stretching & Dry Needling. The therapist will choose techniques appropriate to the individuals treatment plan.