What and Why?

Therapeutic-Positioning web site expands current practice into realms of complementary and alternative medicine practice and allows patients to benefit from a more holistic treatment approach. Information on this web site will focus on how to guide and position patients/consumers with various neurological and orthopedic impairments; to include the teaching of standing, sitting, supine and prone and inverted poses that relieve physical stress by improving alignment, symmetry, and elongation of body segments.  Clinical scenarios will be explored including those involving neurological and orthopedic impairments. Articles, slide shows, e-books and podcasts will explore strategies to influence tone, reduce pain, and improve strength, range of motion, coordination, and balance. Application of yoga poses for functional activities, as well as evidence-based articles will be referenced.