FIBROMYALGIA AND OTHER CONNECTIVE
TISSUE TYPE DISEASES
Bowen Technique, a healing
modality, alleviates myofascia pain of fibromyalgia (FM) and balances the
dysfunctional changes of the autonomic nervous system (ANS) as measured by
clinical assessment and heart rate variability.
Whitaker, J.A., Marlowe, S., Bowen Research
and Training, Inc. and the Arthritis Pain Treatment Center, Clearwater,
To demonstrate that Bowen Technique
ameliorates the myofascial pain and other symptoms of FM and that HRV is a
valuable tool to help design protocols and treatments for these patients.
Technique National Migraine Research Program
2001 to April 2002
and co-ordinated by Nikke Ariff (Tel: 07941 417441)
The National Research program was
launched by Nikke Ariff in response to results obtained in an earlier Pilot
Scheme carried out in February – April 2001.
Its aim was to determine the
efficacy of The Bowen Technique in the treatment of the Migraine
The Research program was not aiming to achieve a total
recovery of the Migraine Volunteer’s condition, but to record any changes in their
pattern according to frequency and severity.
KNEE AND ANKLE PROBLEMS
Undertaken by members of
the Bowen Therapists' European Register in 2009
of The Bowen Technique on Flexibility Levels:
Implications for Fascial Plasticity
Michelle Marr, MSc BSc (Hons) PgCertEd
MCSP Chartered Physiotherapist and External Lecturer for Coventry University
Nicky Lambon, MA MCSP SRP DipTP,
Principal Lecturer and Programme Manager at Coventry University
Julian Baker, Director of The European
College of Bowen Studies, Corsley Centre, Deep Lane, Corsley, Wilts BA12 7QF
Phone: 01373 832 340 email: info@thebowentechnique.
BOWEN THERAPY AND THE “FROZEN” SHOULDER RESEARCH RESULTS
Summary Report and Press Release by Helen Kinnear
TELL US ABOUT THE STUDY
wanted to investigate the effect of the Bowen Technique on patients with long
term shoulder pain and stiffness. We
used qualified Bowen therapists and set up a clinical trial to monitor the
effect of treatment over a six-week period.
We also wanted to gather evidence that would clearly address the
frequently expressed opinion of the medical profession that complementary
medicine works purely as “a placebo”.
Bowen Technique National Asthma Study
December 2002 to March 2004
by Nikke Ariff (Tel: 079811 54321)
Research program was launched to determine the efficacy of The Bowen Technique
in the treatment of the Asthma condition. The research was aiming to record any
changes in their pattern Volunteer’s symptoms in terms of:
severity of attacks