Posts Tagged "NKT"

Quick Tip: How well do you know your nervous system?

Posted by on Sep 13, 2019 in Bodywork Techniques, Health and Wellness

Quick Tip:  How well do you know your nervous system?

Our bodies are enormously complex. And it’s not just about the bones, muscles, and tendons. It’s also about the nervous system, which transmits sensory information between the brain and all corners of the body. Sometimes, working directly with the tissue and bones is not enough. We have to focus on the neurological impediments to recovery and well-being. That’s why our clinical team is always thinking about how massage speaks to the nervous system. But we go deeper than that, too. When our tissue therapists identify physical patterns that might be rooted in the nervous...

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Quick Tip: Do you know how NeuroKinetic Therapy can help you?

Posted by on Sep 23, 2016 in Bodywork Techniques, Careers, Health and Wellness

Quick Tip: Do you know how NeuroKinetic Therapy can help you?

If you come in to the studio regularly, you may have heard the term NeuroKinetic Therapy or NKT spoken by a therapist or at the front desk. Your therapist may have even mentioned that you see our NKT therapist, Michael Talbot, to supplement your treatment plan. NeuroKinetic Therapy is a great resource Psoas is unique in offering as a massage and bodywork studio. While still a relatively unfamiliar modality to most, it’s benefits are crucial in truly resetting neuro movement mechanics and eliminating any associated chronic pain.  Read more about this sophisticated bodywork below to get...

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Neurokinetic Therapy (NKT)

Posted by on Jun 15, 2013 in Bodywork Techniques

Neurokinetic Therapy (NKT)

At Psoas, we have therapists who specialize in many bodywork techniques. One of our least understood, yet most powerful techniques is Neurokinetic Therapy (NKT). It is very interesting but somewhat confusing so let me try to explain as simply as possible. Many of our clients at Psoas are seeking help for pain or dysfunction. They are athletes with injuries old and new, or desk workers with repetitive strain injuries. Some are recovering from surgeries, waking up in pain daily, or have sustained injuries from a fall or auto accident. The pain may be constant and relentless, or it may seem to...

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