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Therapeutic Massage

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 Therapeutic Massage

Awaken Integrative Bodywork treatments are therapeutic, deeply restorative and corrective. Our massage therapists are skilled and experienced in treating many common health conditions and will address any specific issues you have.

Therapeutic Massage as part of your healthcare plan

The John Hopkins Integrative Medicine & Digestive Center reports:

Research has shown that therapeutic massage techniques may be helpful in the following conditions:

  • Stress, Anxiety, Depression: promotes relaxation response, enhances coping mechanisms in patients undergoing treatment for cancer, reduces symptoms of anxiety, depression and stress disorders
  • Pain control: fibromyalgia, arthritis, sciatica, headaches, childbirth
  • Chronic lung disease: increases respiratory function and decreases anxiety
  • Digestive: adjunctive therapy to treatment of chronic constipation
  • Injuries: overuse and repetitive strain injuries, workplace and athletic trauma, whiplash