Healing Arts Therapies
Holistic healthcare is an approach to health that honours all aspects of our being: physical, mental, emotional and spiritual. Massage, in its various forms, can affect us on all of these levels.
Barbra Rose attempts to connect with the person on the table, respecting all aspects of their being. She has travelled far and wide to learn from some of the best in each field and has a deep thirst for knowledge about health and how we can live a full and happy life. She feels honoured to be invited into the lives of her patients to assist them in their journey and healing.
Barbra Rose offers her many years of experience in various modalities to suit your requirements. Treatments are available in downtown Kingston at Wellington Massage.
"When you touch one thing with deep awareness,
you touch everything."
- Lao Tzu
CRANIAL SACRAL THERAPY
Cranial Sacral Therapy is an effective treatment for pain, rehabilitation and neurology. Also called CST, or cranial osteopathy, it is a gentle, non-invasive, hands-on technique, developed by an American osteopathic physician almost one hundred years ago.
RHYTHMIC NON-OIL MASSAGE
Barbra Rose combines her training in Trager and General Osteopathic Techniques (GOT) to provide this gentle, full body massage treatment. This holistic form of massage promotes movement and articulation to all structures of the body in order to free up blockages and allow the body to heal itself and find more freedom.
The goal of Osteopathic treatment is to relieve pain, improve mobility and restore health and vitality.The spectrum of osteopathic manipulation techniques focuses on the principle that the body structure and function are dependent on one another.
The ELDOA exercises are highly efficient stretches to maintain the health of the spine, allowing patients to be “their own best therapist”. They help to create space in the joints and to combat the effects of gravity.