Babies can benefit greatly from help and support to release and re-align the compressions imposed on them during the birth process.
Craniosacral Therapy (CST) can help babies with the after effects of birth, releasing compressions and calming and rebalancing the nervous system as well as the baby's emotional state. Mothers and babies who have experienced induction, C-section, breech, forceps, vacuum extraction or the use of anaesthetics during the birth can both be supported and helped by CST. Even a natural birth can be traumatic for a baby, leaving a lasting imprint which can later develop into more complicated symptoms, such as dyspraxia, eczema or ADHD, the longer they are left unaddressed.
Treatment is carried out with the baby fully clothed, either on the couch or in mum's lap while they feed, while asleep, or even in their carrier.
Conditions CST can help with include:
As children grow and explore their world, they can experience knocks, falls, infections and illnesses. There may also be some residual birth trauma left in their system, manifesting for example, as ADHD, dyspraxia, eczema or other symptoms . The gentle touch of Craniosacral Therapy (CST) is ideal for children, supporting them in finding their way back to optimum health and vitality, both physically and emotionally, so they're able to thrive.
CST can also help children experiencing symptoms such as: