Prenatal & Postpartum Massage Therapy Massage can be performed safely at any stage of pregnancy, from early on to beyond your due date. Services are typically 60 or 90 min. All prenatal massage is performed in the side-lying position. High risk pregnancies require a note from your OB/Midwife.
Induction Massage Using a collection of therapies, induction massage is performed at a minimum of 39 weeks, with approval from OB/midwife. This service incorporates guided imagery, essential oils, pressure points and massage to help get things rolling. 60 min.
Ginger Healing Treatment Ginger has been used throughout history by different cultures around the world as a healing power proven for a host of ailments. The spice is packed with essential nutrients and rejuvenating compounds. Its anti-inflammatory properties help the body heal, calm and is incredibly soothing. This 90 min. treatment is perfect after a great workout, or when you feel run down. Not recommended during pregnancy.
Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy® Founded on the ancient Mayan technique of abdominal massage, this modality is an external non-invasive manipulation that re-positions internal organs that have shifted, thereby restricting the flow of blood, lymph, nerve and chi.
By shifting the uterus back into place, homeostasis, or the natural balance of the body, is restored in the pelvic area and the surrounding organs. Toxins are flushed and nutrients that help to tone tissue and balance hormones are restored to normal order. This is essential to optimize conception, healthy pregnancy, labor, and delivery.
3 Month Fertility Program: This therapy program is for clients who are looking to optimize conception with a holistic approach. It is intended as a period of uterine rest and cleansing and requires that the client actively avoid conception, although not necessarily avoiding intercourse. This is the preferred method and should be considered prior to attempting conception. This gives the uterus time to return to proper alignment and improve the five systems of flow, homeostasis and hemodynamics. After the initial visit, office visits are weekly for to weeks, then monthly..
1 Month Fertility Program: This program is designed for clients actively trying to conceive. After the initial visit, office appointments are weekly for two weeks then monthly if pregnancy has not occurred.
Postpartum Recovery: 6 weeks postpartum vaginal birth; 3 months post cesarean birth.