3 Supportive Therapies That Rapidly Improve OutcomesMay 19, 2021
Supportive Therapy is more than just new-age, feel-good workshops. A growing body of evidence demonstrates that complementary modalities, such as aromatherapy, relaxation techniques, and gentle movement therapies have specific beneficial effects on patients.
THE BYPASS WAS SUCCESSFUL. THE CHEMOTHERAPY WORKED. THE KIDNEY WAS A PERFECT MATCH.
YOUR PROCEDURE IS OVER, BUT THE PAIN LINGERS ON.
Modern medicine is truly miraculous. There seems no end to the ways we can cure diseases, repair injuries and even slow down the natural aging process. But medical procedures can be brutal on the body. Too often, patients are left with distressing side effects and other unpleasant consequences of treatment. Whether it’s recovery from a triple heart bypass or side effects from chemotherapy and radiation, the resulting pain, discomfort, fatigue, anxiety, and stress take their toll, punishing patients’ bodies and weakening their spirits.
3 Supportive Therapies
That Rapidly Improve Outcomes
Essential oils are concentrated extracts from plants and trees which have shown to provide specific benefits for overall health, wellness, and balance. Essential oil therapy has been proven to help relieve the discomfort associated with a wide variety of health conditions.
#2 RELAXATION TECHNIQUES
This group of therapy systems includes energy therapy such as Healing Touch, Guided Imagery, and Visualization. These therapies can help to balance and align the person. Relaxation therapies have shown to give relief from acute and chronic discomfort, support the immune system, reduce anxiety and stress, and promote recovery from surgery.
#3 GENTLE MOVEMENT THERAPIES
This category includes the programs: Nia, Ageless Grace, and Imaginal Body movement forms. Nia is a fitness program blending elements from dance, martial arts, and yoga to help build strength and flexibility. Ageless Grace is a program done in a chair for comfort and ease. Imaginal Bodywork uses gentle, subtle movements which may be supported by light touch to help correct physical concerns. All programs can be done in class format or private sessions.
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