Techniques that osteopaths use
Osteopaths work with their hands and use a wide variety of techniques such as:
Soft tissue stretching techniques with the aim of releasing muscle tension
Note: It may not be appropriate for manipulation techniques to be
used in all cases (where you may get a ‘clicking’ sound).
If your osteopath feels that it could be appropriate in your case, this
will always be explained to you prior to the manipulation being carried
out. You will also be asked if you are happy to proceed with the manipulation.
If you would prefer a different technique to be used instead, then you
must let your osteopath know. There is always more than one way to achieve