What is Osteopathy?
Osteopathy is Osteopathic practice is a healthcare approach that provides a package of care that includes manual therapy, health information, self management advice and support, and/or exercise therapy, as determined by the individual needs of the patient. Osteopaths utilise a range of techniques including physical manipulation, stretching and massage, and other gentle techniques such as cranial.
What to expect from the first appointment
The first appointment takes about an hour and within that time we:
discuss what you are concerned about
take a thorough history
perform an physical examination
discuss the findings and an appropriate treatment approach and plan going forward
gentle, hands-on treatment where appropriate
discussion about home management
Who is Osteopathy suitable for?
Osteopathy would be suitable for most people. Katie Specialises in
What issues or problems are suited to Osteopathy?
Osteopathy can be used to treat many issues. Katie works in general practice but specialises in working with:
- Pregnant women
- New mothers
Osteopathy Therapists at Southside Counselling and Therapy Centre: