Bowen Therapy FAQ
What can I expect during a Bowen treatment?
I will take your full health history at the first appointment. This is time
well spent, as it is often here that your real problems are identified. This
allows me to identify and treat the cause of the problem not just the
symptoms. Many people usually become very relaxed right away, and even fall
asleep during the treatment. Try to wear something lightweight and
non-slippery. A cotton T-shirt and thin trousers are ideal. If you are
wearing bulky items such as jumpers or coats you will be asked to remove
How many treatments will I need to have?
Everyone responds differently so it is impossible to say. Some problems need
more treatments and some less. Many people find it beneficial to have top-up
treatments thus preventing injury and maintaining a supple, healthy and
Should I have Bowen therapy if I am pregnant?
Absolutely, Bowen therapy will help you by alleviating
many symptoms that you may experience during your pregnancy. It can also
help to prepare your body for the labour, by releasing the muscles allowing
for an easier birth, with no tearing. If required, Bowen therapy can be used
to induce labour if you go over the term of your pregnancy. After your
pregnancy, Bowen therapy is beneficial for returning your organs back to
their original position, giving you more energy to enjoy your new life with