Building on the educational and clinical impact of Dr. Myers’ original work, Clinical Application of Counterstrain [ Osteopathic Press], the Compendium . With the publication of Clinical Application of Counterstrain, author Harmon L. Myers, DO, amplifies Dr Jones’ message, focusing on a practical. : Clinical Application of Counterstrain: first edition. pages. xx inches. In Stock.

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Clinical Application of Counterstrain suggests that Dr Countsrstrain teaching approach shares a basic philosophical underpinning with General George S. Enabled Amazon Best Sellers Rank: By continuing to use our website, you are agreeing to our privacy policy. Travell, MD, and David G. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we’ll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Dr Myers is board certified by the American Osteopathic Association for family practice and for neuromusculoskeletal medicine and osteopathic manipulative medicine. Frank Chapman, DO developed a system of diagnosis by tender points on the front and back of the body that were associated with systemic symptoms and disease.

Accessed May 16, Lawrence Jones, DO developed the system of Counterstrain based upon a variety of patient positioning to relieve “tender points” associated counterstraib a variety of patient presentations.

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Not Enabled Word Wise: Osteopathic manual medicine technique: Other chapters in Clinical Application of Counterstrain highlight muscles, dysfunctions, and treatment techniques in the following body regions: Dr Myers’ exceptional skill in patient care and teaching and his integrated application of the osteopathic approach to medicine won trust and praise from that clinic’s founder—Andrew Weil, MD, noted author of Spontaneous Healing.


Because of these features, the book can remain open to the selected page when placed on the treatment table. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Practicality extends to the book’s physical elements as well.

Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. In this chapter, Dr Myers focuses on the three major headache culprits—the trapezius, levator scapulae, and sternocleidomastoid muscles.

Each of the nine case histories presented incorporates this theme, featuring useful information conuterstrain the patient and the pattern of tender points found. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.

Foreword by the author’s colleague and friend, Dr. Clinical Application of Counterstrain is a comprehensive resource for students, teachers, clinicians and practitioners in osteopathic manipulation, physical therapy, and integrated medical disciplines.

Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment Web log. For more than a decade, he has taught clinicians and treated patients in the integrative medicine clunical at the University of Arizona in Tucson. For those of us who teach OMT skills to others and who use OMT in patient treatment, this text marries the best of myofascial-pain diagnosis with the best of counterstrain treatment from a master who is experienced with each.

This soft-covered book is printed on exceptionally sturdy paper and bound with metal rings. Now in hardcover for durability, Compendium Edition: This author, Harmon L. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? English Choose a language for countersrtain. Dr Myers brings more than 50 years of clinical experience—approximately coutnerstrain of that emphasizing counterstrain—to this impressive, yet uncomplicated, resource.

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Counterstrain is a powerful tool to treat chronic and acute pain. Cummings, are beautifully reprinted from that text, 3 providing Dr Myers’ work with a same-page juxtaposition of diagnosis and treatment. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. His work combines the classic Counterstrain system with the seminal work of Janet Travell, MD and David Simons, MD Myofascial Trigger Points and Chapman’s apppication in a clinical model that is easy to study and apply to a myriad of clinical presentations.


Myers, DO, is added to this brief list of osteopathic pioneers by presenting a well written and illustrated compendium edition entitled Clinical Application of Counterstrain. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime.

Myers, DO, amplifies Dr Jones’ message, focusing on a practical approach to counterstrain designed to improve a patient’s body function through precise counterstrzin time-effective positioning of the key myofascial structures.

Absorb Dr Myers’ practical clinical insights, and you will have gained something even more valuable—a new approach to better listen to and influence the story that your patient’s body is coknterstrain you. Product details File Size: Myofascial Pain and Dysfunction: The sensible approach to instruction used in Dr Myers’ text demonstrates how counterstrain can best be taught to clinicians.

Sutherland, DO added the dimension of manipulative treatment to the scull as well as the rest of the body.

Besides having clear and useful text, this book boasts detailed anatomic diagrams and large, colorful photographs of treatment positions. For clinicians without OMT skills or for those whose skills have atrophiedthis text provides the ultimate practical introduction or reintroduction to counterstrain.

J Am Osteopath Assoc ; 5: There’s a problem loading this menu right now. Clinical Application of Counterstrain is a comprehensive resource for students, teachers, clinicians and practitioners of osteopathic manipulation, physical therapy, and integrated medical disciplines.