The type of body work that is usually done for the purpose of relieving the compression of the bones from the head is known as the cranial sacral therapy, CST. CST may alternatively be known as craniosacral therapy. The same is also used to remove the compression from the back sacrum bone and the form the spinal column. CST involves the application of gentle pressure on the head, neck or the back area so as to relieve the pain and the stress that is usually caused by compression. A number of conditions may also be treated through CST. The CST is usually done by the chiropractors or the massage therapists. The physical therapists and osteopaths may also carry out the CST.
The flow of the cerebrospinal fluid is usually normalized by gently manipulating the bones in the skull, neck and the pelvic area. The blockages of the cerebral spinal fluid will in this case be eliminated leading to a normal flow. The ability of the body to heal will in this case be increased. As part of an ongoing treatment, CST may be incorporated. The same may also be done as a solo treatment by the CST therapists. A number of conditions may be treated by CST may be numerous as indicated earlier. Irrespective of the reasons for utilizing the CST, one is likely to enjoy a number of benefits from this therapy. However, the CST therapist will in most of the cases determine what is best for the patient.
Among the benefits of CST is that it relieves one from compression. The compression in this case may be relieved from the body areas such as the neck, back or the head. The pain in these parts of the body is soothed by relieving the compression. It is through the CST that the emotional stress and the physical stress are released from ones body. The tension that a person may be having may also be relieved through CST. CST, in addition, may be used for the purpose of restoring the mobility of the cranial.
The administration of CST may be made to the to the people of all ages. The CST may sometimes be effective only in some conditions. A good example is the study that was conducted which suggested that CST can only be effective to those individuals who are having severe migraines. The children, toddlers and the infants, according to a particular study, will also obtained effective results from these therapy. Mood disorders, depressions, the whiplash trauma and pregnancy related difficulties are good examples of other disorders that may be treated by the use of CST.