Craniosacral therapy activate the healing powers of the body, blockages and find your own center.

Gentle Method

In a craniosacral treatment, it is the job of the therapist, the conditions for self-healing of the body to create, where they also give him space. After a preliminary interview is the client . the client dressed in comfortable clothes and relax in the supine position is touched gently with your hands. First, in the head (cranium), and later in other parts of the body, such as the sacrum (sacrum). Craniosacral therapists intuitively design the pulse of the cerebrospinal fluid, the cerebrospinal fluid and can dissolve blockages in the body and exercise.


Breath of Life

End of the 19th Century was explained by Dr. Andrew Taylor Still (1828-1917) the osteopathy . The doctor and farmer saw the body as a cohesive unit with the inherent tendency to regulate itself. William Garner Sutherland (1873-1954), a pupil of Dr. Stills, studied the mobility of the cranial bones in adults, and recognized the craniosacral rhythm (CSR) in addition to breathing and heartbeat as a third, independent body rhythm. Sutherland explained that the branch of the CS Biodynamic Osteopathy. The CSR or primary respiratory rhythm was necessary for the spiritual William Sutherland as a supporting force of the “breath of life”, as the divine power itself in the CSR of the cerebrospinal fluid pulsing through the body, an adult has about 100-150 ml of cerebrospinal Fluid in his craniosacral system.

The cerebrospinal fluid

The cerebrospinal fluid (CSF well) is formed in the four ventricles of the brain and the cells of the brain and spinal cord with nutrients and transports waste and toxins, as well as from pathogens. About renewed every seven hours, the liquor, he is transparent and consists of water, proteins, salts and glucose. Ramraj Ulrich Leo writes in his book “Craniosacral healing art” that is, the craniosacral system connective tissue and lymph together with the other fluid systems of the body and thus the force of the breath of life in homeopathic doses throughout the body is present.

Therapist will

In Austria, there are several private institutions offering courses in Craniosacral therapy, also called Cranial Works offer. Also at the bfi Vocational Training Institute Vienna, there is an education. The courses are aimed at all those interested in body work. Many people who have worked in health care, such as complete masseuses, doctors, or “classic” osteopaths, courses. You should inform well in advance which of the various directions of Craniosacral Osteopathy (= manual biomechanical techniques, biodynamic = spiritual approach) corresponds to a self. After training you can take the business license “help to achieve a physical and energetic balance through Craniosacral Balancing” (type 13 GR HG IZ) work independently or find a job with medical doctors, physical therapy clinics or wellness facilities. CS therapists often work with KieferorthopadInnen, to compensate for energy at a dental regulatory changes in the body.