Why Would You Choose Aquatic Therapy For An Injury? The properties of water have long been known to promote healing, reduce swelling and increase range of motion in an injured area. Buoyancy reduces weight-bearing joint stress. It helps to decompress a joint. Back pain is reduced in the water because buoyancy acts [...]
About Paula WebsterPaula Webster graduated in 1998 in the field of physical therapy from the University of Hartford. She also holds a certification in strength and Conditioning. Since graduation her clinical experience includes general orthopedics, sports medicine, adolescent strength training and adolescent spinal dysfunction. She is the founder of the Six Degrees of Freedom program for children with adolescent spinal deformities.
What Is The Postural Restoration Institute (PRI)? PRI is a system of treating muscle imbalances concepts are predicated on the fact that the human body is not symmetrical. Breathing is not symmetrical along with the placement of our organs. These imbalances can create a pattern of muscular tightness and weakness that will [...]