Accredited Bowen Therapists of Ireland

The Bowen Technique – Simple but Effective

Welcome to the Accredited Bowen Therapists of Ireland (ABTI), founded in 1998. ABTI is a group of professional Bowen therapists and students of Bowen throughout Ireland.

All listed therapists have trained with a recognised training school, are fully accredited, hold professional indemnity insurance and a current First Aid Certificate, are committed to continuous professional development and are expected to follow the Code of Practice as laid down by ABTI. ABTI is a member of the Federation of Irish Complementary Therapy Associations (FICTA) the representative organisation for complementary therapy associations at national and international level (www.ficta.com).

 

 

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Benefits of Bowen

The Bowen technique addresses the entire body and can produce a wide range of benefits.
– A unique sense of relaxation
– Reduces stress
– Balances muscular tension
– Increases the range of joint motion and flexibility
– Improves posture
– Better quality sleep
– Helps with the elimination of toxins
– Improves breathing and absorption of oxygen
in the lungs
– Reduces chronic pain
– Often improves psychological symptoms
– Improves energy levels
– Strengthens the immune system
– Enhances the body’s own innate healing
– Increased sense of calmness and wellbeing

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How does it work?

There are many theories about the physiological means by which the Bowen technique brings about results. In addition to rebalancing the autonomic nervous system the technique may reset the body to heal itself by activating through the nervous system and the endocrine system among others, and the following mechanisms:   Stretch Reflex:   Most moves …

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