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G is for Gua Sha: how you can use it in your practice

G is for Gua Sha: how you can use it in your practice

Gua Sha is a wonderful therapy used for thousands of years in Traditional Chinese Medicine. It’s becoming more popular in the West as a method of relaxation, to improve circulation and relieve muscle tension. For trained physical therapists and acupuncturists, there’s nothing stopping you from offering Gua Sha to your patients too, so let’s take a look at this ancient practice.

D is for Deep Tissue Massage : tools and techniques

D is for Deep Tissue Massage : tools and techniques

Deep tissue massage is a key part of rest and recovery but every patient has slightly different needs. In this post, we look at a few tools for deep tissue massage that work fantastically and make your job a lot easier.

B is for Balance: why this skill is so important for physios to encourage

B is for Balance: why this skill is so important for physios to encourage

Our ability to balance declines as we age. By teaching your patients the importance of balance, they can retain this skill for longer. In this post, we talk about why it’s so important and ideas for balance building exercises.

A is for Acupuncture: why this practice is so powerful in the West

A is for Acupuncture: why this practice is so powerful in the West

This ancient Chinese practice has become incredibly popular throughout the West in both its traditional and Western forms. If you’re considering training as an acupuncturist or are already qualified and want to offer it in your clinic, you’ve picked the right time to do it. Across the West, acupuncture is being adopted by national health services and the general population alike.  

What we’ll be looking at today is why this complementary health practice is becoming so popular and why it fills a large gap in existing healthcare services.  

4 Great Examples of Physiotherapy and Acupuncture Clinic Websites to Inspire You

4 Great Examples of Physiotherapy and Acupuncture Clinic Websites to Inspire You

The world has gone fully digital and it’s essential your clinic website is easy to use, clearly laid out and represents your brand. Need some inspo? Check out these websites and start redesigning yours.