Blog Post Topic: Concussion Recovery & Cranial Therapy



Check out our interview in the Hartford Courant about Concussion Recovery!!!

December 5, 2016

IMT and holistic PT for concussion

  We are very excited about our this great article published this past Saturday in the Hartford Courant AND this interview on Fox 61 about our Concussion Recovery Program Check out the links below: HARTFORD COURANT ARTICLE BY SARAH CODY, DECEMBER 3 2016   FOX 61 TV INTERVIEW    … view entire post




Cranial Therapy & Holistic PT for Concussions & Sports Injuries

October 7, 2016

IMT and holistic PT for concussion

  Is Rest Enough? Have you ever felt completely helpless after one of your children incurs a sports injury? Or after you have injured yourself? We have all heard the phrase, “time heals all wounds”. Sometimes, this is actually true. But often, time is not enough. In the case of… view entire post




Are you ready to kiss your headaches goodbye?

November 11, 2015

holistic treatment for headaches

  Headaches are a real challenge for so many of us. For some, we may choose to use over the counter medication to lessen the pain, but often, the headaches are regular... which means we are popping pills on a regular basis. Check out the following article link to learn… view entire post




Cranial Therapy for Concussions

October 29, 2014

Concussions are very prevalent in the news today. We are hearing about them related to the NFL, college sports, and all the way down to little league. The research has shown that optimal healing from a concussion is likely with time but healing from repetitive concussion injuries are more challenging.… view entire post




Concussion Recovery Post #6: Cranial Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutritional Wellness

October 16, 2014

[This post is part 6 of a series of posts entitled: Concussion Recovery] Cranial Therapy Assessment for Concussions and Head Trauma   For more information about the Concussion Recovery Program at Integrative Wellness & Physical Therapy, you can contact the Patient Liaison, Mary Farrell at 203-269-4332 or email: Info@IntegrativeWellnessAndPT.com. Also,… view entire post




Concussion Recovery Post #5: Cranial Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutritional Wellness

October 16, 2014

[This post is part 5 of a series of posts entitled: Concussion Recovery] PREVENTION! Last Post in Concussion Recovery to follow...   view entire post




Concussion Recovery Post #4: Cranial Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutritional Wellness

October 16, 2014

[This post is part 4 of a series of posts entitled: Concussion Recovery] Cranial and Manual Therapy for Anger, Aggression, and OCD Behaviors following Concussion and Head Trauma More to follow on Concussion related post series...   view entire post




Concussion Recovery Post #3: Cranial Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutritional Wellness

October 16, 2014

[This post is part 3 of a series of posts entitled: Concussion Recovery] Concussion Related Shock and IMT Nutritional Wellness to Support Concussion Recovery Concussion and Irritation of Nervous System More to follow on Concussion Lecture Post Series... view entire post




Concussion Recovery Post #2: Cranial Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutritional Wellness

October 16, 2014

[This post is part 2 of a series of posts entitled: Concussion Recovery] Not Just Sports! The following clip illustrates that cranial therapy and IMT for concussion recovery is not just about sports! The Value of Rest Beyond Rest-- What Else Can we Do for Concussions? More posts on concussion… view entire post




Concussion Recovery Post #1: Cranial Therapy, Integrative Manual Therapy, and Nutritional Wellness

October 16, 2014

On September 23, 2014, we hosted a community lecture entitled: "There is Hope for Concussions-- The Role of Manual Therapy in Concussion  Management". Our expert panel was comprised of Carol Gordon, PT, IMT,C; Kris Albrecht, MS, RPT, IMT,C; and Ayelet Connell-Giammatteo, PhD, PT, IMT,C. The following clips are taken from this lecture.… view entire post




Concussion Recovery using Integrative Manual Therapy and Nutritional Wellness

October 13, 2014

We recently kicked off our community lecture series with a wonderful lecture on recovery from concussions. Our expert panel of instructors were Carol Gordon and Kris Albrecht, part of our clinical team at Integrative Wellness & Physical Therapy.  Below is a short clip from the lecture. We will upload more… view entire post




Cranial Therapy: A Manual Approach for Improved Health

October 1, 2014

Carol Gordon, PT, IMT,C

  Cranial Therapy is a gentle hands-on therapy that can augment the health and regeneration of the nervous system, specifically the brain and spinal cord. It corrects tension patterns in the head and strengthens the cranial rhythm, which can reduce many different symptoms, including headaches and learning challenges as well as behavioral disorders. It can… view entire post




A Natural Solution for Back Pain– Integrative Wellness and Holistic Physical Therapy

September 25, 2014

physical therapy for back pain

Introduction The prevalence of back pain in our current culture is the ‘norm’. The National Institute of Health publishes a Low Back Pain Fact Sheet that states, “Nearly everyone at some point has back pain that interferes with work, routine daily activities, or recreation. Americans spend at least $50 billion… view entire post