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|"I allow the healing power in my body to manifest perfect health." - Louise Hay
Sage Butterfly - offering sessions in the healing art of ACUPRESSURE.
"WHAT IS IT THAT YOU WANT TO FEEL?"
Using the body's natural ability to heal, ailments such as bone and joint pain, arthritis, nausea, dizziness, anxiety, insomnia and many other imbalances can be harmonized while at the same time boosting the immune system.
Acupressure is a practice that uses the pressure of the fingers on specific points along our meridians (energy pathways) that can bring relief from both physical as well as emotional imbalance.
Acupressure allows us to affect the flow of "Qi" (energy) that runs through twelve main meridians (associated with anatomical structures and organs) and two special meridians (one running up each the front and back of the body) thereby establishing harmony.
Several of the benefits that are derived from acupressure include:
* relieves muscle spasms,
* builds the immune system
* strengthens tendons, muscles and joints,
* balances energy within the body to promote healing
* releases cortisone for reduction in swelling & inflammation as well as endorphins for pain
* helps with mental clarity
* increases blood supply and removal of toxins helping injuries to heal more readily
* brings an overall sense of calm to the body/mind/spirit
WHAT TO EXPECT IN AN ACUPRESSURE SESSION:
We begin with a short preconsult to determine any areas of health that are in need of balance and most importantly, what YOU as the client wish to experience regarding your own physical and emotional state of Being. This is followed by relaxation exercises such as focused breathing, a brief qigong movement session, shiatsu for back and/or legs and feet or facial massage. We then move into the actual acupressure where the goals of the client will determine the flow of the treatment.
One particular flow that is wonderful for bringing overall balance is our CHAKRA ACUPRESSURE FLOW. Acupoints along all of the energy fields are stimulated with intention to establish equilibrium within our chakras.(Click here to learn more about our chakras.)
Other options can be determined by the needs of the client. Here is a list of some popular flows:
* CHAKRA BALANCE (as mentioned above)
* SEA OF TRANQUILITY (Addresses anxiety, OCD, insomnia, fear...)
* GENERAL VITALITY (headaches, fatigue, sinus or digestive disorders, immune boost...)
* LOW BACK - JOINT PAIN - SCIATICA
* ACUPRESSURE & TUNING FORKS
HOW OFTEN SHOULD I HAVE AN ACUPRESSURE SESSION?
This is totally dependent upon your individual needs. If you are just interested in basic relaxation/release of stress, there would be no 'prescriptive' amount of sessions recommended. If, however, you are suffering from a chronic or an acute problem (pain in bones or joints, digestive issues, etc.) one would most likely benefit from several sessions, beginning with 1 or 2 a week and tapering as symptoms subside.
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|HOW TO PREPARE FOR A SESSION:
It is best not to eat anything too heavy for at least an hour prior to an acupressure session. Wear loose clothing, preferably thin cotton to allow greater access to the acupoints.
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|COST OF A SESSION:
$75 for a 75 minute session - includes preconsult, acupressure flow and a post-session consult including points to 'take home' for self-practice
MULTIPLE SESSIONS (4 or more): $65
(Recommended for acute or chronic conditions)
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Single Session - $75
Four or more Sessions - $65/session
|WEEKEND AND EVENING HOURS
Payments can also very easily be made in any amount by visiting
|Learn about specific areas of your physical and emotional condition that may be out of equilibrium by participating in a VoiceBio analysis prior to your first acupressure session. This will give us a detailed report of current imbalances that you might be experiencing.
(Learn more about VoiceBio here.)
Combo VoiceBio / Acupressure Session - $125:
My husband and I have known Maureen since we started attending her yoga class a little over a year ago. Her calming, soothing presence was an immediate draw, and her professionalism, enthusiasm and caring nature made us stay! When I later developed a series of distressing health issues, my doctor, besides prescribing traditional treatments, suggested that some alternative therapies, including acupressure, might be worth looking into.
I resisted because I'm not normally a believer in "hocus pocus" or "mumbo jumbo" alternative medicine, but after dealing with the pain, fear and distress I relented, and, out of desperation, I decided to give acupressure a try.
Wow, what a difference. I started with no expectations of success, but I was amazed how much it helped after the first session. I just wish I had started earlier! It feels like the best massage I've ever had, and while she works her magic, all of my pain and discomfort disappears during the hour I'm with her, and it persists. Should have done this a long time ago, and I highly recommend her services.
"Maureen is completely present and engaged with her clients during an acupressure session and creates a very caring but professional atmosphere. I was new to the experience and was amazed at the palpable movement of energy I felt and the calm centeredness that stayed with me after the sessions." - Faith
"In response to my first four acupressure treatments from Maureen Kelly, I have felt an awareness of enhanced energy flow both during and after each session. The healing, calming effects continue on for 24 hours +. Maureen is intuitive with client health, very dedicated and compassionate."
"The acupressure work our first session brought attention to some discomfort I was having in the solar plexus area and I realized I had need for increased energy here to both physically as well as emotionally digest some things in my life. Thank you, Maureen, for bringing this to the surface and for your healing intention." - Elaine
PRESS HERE WORKSHOPS...
|A seminar to introduce the amazing power of acupressure...
If your team, office, association/group is interested in a workshop that will cover the basics and giving you 'take home' points that you can use to bring emotional and physical balance, please contact me at (360) 920-1125 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
|Acupressure can be beneficial in many areas of women's health. Join Maureen to explore...
Acupressure 'Facelift'/Facial Tension
Points for Breast & Lymph Health
Points for Hormonal Balance
A highly interactive seminar that includes a detailed handout for you to take home.
|PRESS HERE is a workshop for people who love their pets. If you are interested in learning about energy flow, acupressure & massage techniques, healthy use of essential oils and some general protocols for balance, this workshop can offer you some valuable information.
Workshops coming soon
to various locations.
Acupressure for Well-Being
in Body, Mind & Spirit
|Are you curious about acupressure and want to learn more about this ancient healing art and its benefits? With the simple use of fingertip pressure on various 'acupoints' or healing points on the body, you can stimulate the body's self-curative abilities to improve circulation, reduce muscular tension, and instill both emotional and physical balance. We will look at key concepts such as meridians and qi, as well as acupressure points and other holistic measures that specifically address imbalances experienced during the seasonal changes in spring and early summer.
LOCATION: Whatcom Community College, Bellingham, WA
SATURDAY, April 29th, 2017
1:30 pm - 4:00 pm
(Link to registration coming soon.)
TUNING FORK THERAPY/ACUPRESSURE SESSIONS NOW AVAILABLE AS WELL.
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To contact Maureen: email@example.com * (360) 920-1125
Trust in the Magic.
*Information found on sagebutterfly.com is not intended to offer diagnosis, treatment, or prescriptions of any kind. The decision to use or not to use any information is the sole responsibility of the reader Acupressure is a holistic method of health maintenance, not a form of medicine. If you have an illness or disease, please seek medical attention from a qualified doctor.
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