Baby Bowen


Baby Bowen is Bowen Technique for babies. Congratulations on the arrival of your new baby, now is the time you should be enjoying your baby and settling into a routine for baby, you and your family. However sometimes things get in the way of putting routines into practice.This can be a very challenging time for all the family. You may be feeling exhausted and overwhelmed, getting very little sleep and hoping things will get much better soon. If you are new to motherhood you could be thinking you’re doing something wrong, baby is still crying, and sleep never seems to last very long, for either of you.

There could be many reasons that all is not well in this area, babies can suffer from birth trauma, they often experience problems with their bowels and digestive system. They may be constipated, and suffering from wind and which is one of the main causes of colic in babies. A colicky baby is not a happy baby and can cause the parents a huge amount of distress.

If your baby is suffering from wind, constipation, indigestion, acid reflux or difficulty sleeping Baby Bowen Technique may help.

Parents who have never experience Bowen Technique ask “what’s Baby Bowen?” Baby Bowen is a series of exceedingly gentle yet highly effective moves that are made on your baby’s back and front.

The aim is for the result to be a calm, happy baby that sleeps better In most treatments, the therapy can be performed through light clothing; However, in some cases it is easier to work directly on skin. The Bowen moves are always made on specific parts of the body, which aims to trigger the body’s natural responses to heal itself. It is non-invasive, we do not work on bone only on soft tissue, and it is so gentle that it is hard to believe anything is happening. It is not massage, repetitive or manipulation.

A new born baby can have Bowen Technique shortly after birth within a day or so, as it is so gentle, the child is hardly aware they are being treated.

Common conditions which are often presented for Baby Bowen Technique sessions include:

• Infant colic • Constipation • Chest infections • Reflux • Restlessness • Premature babies • Blue sclera

Bowen Technique can bring many benefits and play an important role to health care of women from conception to during and after pregnancy. Pregnancy in many cases is the first time many women have experienced Bowen Technique.

Many mums continue to have treatments following the birth of their babies it is delightful to see both mother and baby enjoying the benefits that Bowen therapy can bring to them both. If you would like more details please complete the contact form on this site or call me on 07984 637081




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