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What Bowen can treat

Bowen therapy can be used to treat a wide range of conditions including common physical problems like back, neck and shoulder pain as well as knee, ankle and foot problems.


Bowen therapy is also an effective treatment for headaches, respiratory problems, ear infections, bowel problems and hormonal conditions. Despite being considered a form of bodywork, it can also be effective for emotional conditions such as depression, stress and anxiety.


Conditions that can respond well include:

  • Acute and chronic pain with musculo-skeletal or neurological origins

  • Allergies

  • Asthma and respiratory symptoms

  • Back pain and sciatica

  • Stress

  • Digestive and bowel problems

  • Depression and stress

  • Earache and TMJ problems

  • Migraines and other types of headaches

  • Fibromyalgia and chronic fatigue syndrome

  • Hip, knee, ankle and foot problems including plantar fasciitis

  • Menstrual and hormonal irregularities

  • Neck and shoulder problems (including 'frozen shoulder')

  • Groin pain, pelvic tilt and uneven leg length

  • Respiratory problems and hay fever

  • RSI, carpal tunnel syndrome and tennis elbow

  • Sports and other traumatic injuries


Baby Bowen

The Bowen Technique is hugely beneficial for newborns and infants. It is extremely gentle and effective, and can offer effective relief from the following:

  • Infatile Colic

  • Unsettled and distressed babies

  • Feeding problems

  • Reflux

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