Sports & Remedial Massage for Alternative Therapy

Sports & Remedial Massage for Alternative Therapy from Active Edge Solutions - Personal Training

By: Active Edge Solutions - Personal Training  02/12/2010
Keywords: sports massage, sports injury, Sports Massage Therapy

Sports and Remedial Therapies

What is sports and remedial therapy?

Sports and remedial therapy is the application of a wide range of therapeutic techniques by skilled therapist to treat a client prevention, help with recovery of a sports or occupational related injury and to help and support the client toward maintain good levels of fitness or improve fitness.  The therapist may also use various skills and techniques to help the client with injuries or trauma in a sports or non-sports related injuries or trauma caused in every day life at work or home.

A sports and remedial massage session can include

Initial consultation, development of a treatment plan tailored to  your needs.

Treatments vary and may include:  soft tissue work, cryotherpy, deep tissue therapy, thermotherapy, mobilisation, movement therapy and/or nutritional support.

Aftercare advice will  help you to improve the health of your body as well as strengthen and improve the damaged area.

How Sports and remedial massage may help

Sports and remedial massage  may be used to treat a wide range of injuries and illness. The therapy works with the physiological  systrems, particulary the circulatory and neuromuscular systems. 

It also thought to assist the athlete with mental preparation for sports participation.

Sports and remedial massage can help people of all ages and infirmities.

Keywords: sports injury, sports massage, Sports Massage Therapy, Sports Remedial Massage

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