Tui Na is a hands-on ancient massage therapy technique that involves brushing, kneading, pulling, pushing as well as a variety of acupressure techniques. It also involves some stretching and joint mobilization. Tui Na uses ancient Chinese Medicine principles and techniques to bring the body back into balance. It is often used in conjunction with acupuncture, cupping and gua sha procedures.
Functional Medicine treats a wide array of chronic conditions. Amy Shouse has a particular focus on chronic digestive issues, autoimmune conditions, thyroid conditions and women’s health. The best way to determine if functional medicine is right for you is to schedule an initial patient appointment with Amy.
Deep Tissue massage uses a combination of techniques derived from different modalities and considers the deeper layers of muscle, bone and tissue. The goal of a deep tissue session is to reduce pain and to improve range of motion and flexibility.