Summary of our Alzheimer’s and Dementia Reseach

I’d had a number of requests for a summary of our Alzheimer’s and Dementia, which I’ve outlined below: Summary of our research Published in the Journal of Gerontological Nursing in 2008 Title of the Study: Craniosacral Still Point Technique: Exploring its Effects in Individuals with Dementia Study Design A pilot group of individuals with moderate […]

The CSG2 Story: Art and Science

You’ve heard the expression “this is as much of an art as it is a science.” This was never as true as in our research on CranioSacral Therapy and Dementia and Alzheimer’s. I learned in the process of coordinating this study that a scientific study is not just all white lab coats and clipboards. There […]

The CSG2 Story

Through my teaching of CranioSacral Therapy and my study of natural healing practices over the last 20 years, I’ve become aware that in many “traditional” cultures the elders are an integral part of the family, the culture, and the web of life. The elders are, in essence, a resource for the younger generation. I was […]

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and CranioSacral Therapy Part 3

Prevention There is no known cure for Alzheimer’s or Dementia. By their own admission, Pharmaceutical companies admit their products can only mange the symptoms for some amount of time. However, the Craniosacral perspective does offer encouragement. As we mentioned in Part 1, there are two factors from a craniosacral perspective which we feel contribute to […]

Alzheimer’s, Dementia and CranioSacral Therapy Part 2

Pathology of the Disease Process There are a number of theories as to how Dementia and Alzheimer’s develops. I will briefly share the CNN perspective and the Craniosacral Perspective on this as well. Understanding how this happens has also given us “clues” as to how to prevent or possibly reverse the process… A number of […]