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PACT is the professional body representing registered practitioners in biodynamic craniosacral therapy, a holistic, non invasive, alternative treatment. PACT represents therapists in New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Rim.

PACT aims to:

  • Enhance awareness of Craniosacral Therapy
  • Support on-going professional development of members
  • Support quality education in the field of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

About Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy takes a whole-person approach to healing and respects the inter-connectedness of mind, body and spirit. It is a gentle, non-invasive holistic natural therapy. It can bring about profound healing at all levels: physical, mental, energetic and emotional.

The underlying foundation of Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is a recognition of the "breath of life". The art of the therapist is to connect with these underlying forces of health, facilitating the body's natural healing processes.

It aids in pain relief and encourages the nervous system, organs and musculoskeletal system to balance and heal. Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy is client-led. This means that the individuals' system sets the pace at which the work progresses.

Breath of Life

Life expresses itself as motion. All living tissues of the body produce subtle, rhythmic impulses that can be felt under the sensitive hands of a trained therapist. At the core of the body, the cerebrospinal fluid, which bathes and cushions the brain and spinal cord, expresses this motion in a tide-like ebb and flow involving all the surrounding tissues and bones. All bones, organs and other structures of the body follow their own particular rhythms. These help to maintain balance and integrity throughout the entire body, distributing the healing and ordering properties of the "breath of life".

What is Biodynamic?

Our body incorporates many coordinated self-regulating processes that respond to events and maintain an internal balance and flow. This intelligence defines the chemistry, nervous activity and alignment in the body.

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy experiences this intelligence as an expression of a wider ordering principle in nature. Biodynamics is an attempt to appreciate the whole of things and to engage with expressions of health. The work is about surrendering to the priorities of the body.

What to Expect in a Treatment Session

During a Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy treatment session the client typically lies or sits on a treatment table fully clothed. The practitioner will use a very light touch to "listen" to the body's intrinsic movements.

Throughout the session the client may feel a range of sensations such as tingling, buzzing, feelings of hot or cold. Sometimes the client may feel small movements or adjustments taking place, or sometimes, the client may feel nothing. Often a client will experience a deep sense of calm and relaxation or may sleep deeply.

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