But it still hurts.
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But it still hurts.

A common misconception that many have is that someone has the power or the ability to take away pain. You see Practitioners or Specialists in hope of achieving absolute pain relief. As much as my colleagues and I would love to wave a magic wand and bippityboppityabrakazam away all the hurt, that’s not how it…

A Parallel Innerverse.
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A Parallel Innerverse.

Inside each of us is an innate system measuring what it perceives to be safe or dangerous. This parallel innerverse is what we know to be the subconscious mind. It’s evaluating our past, our present, and predicting the future so that it can send information to the conscious mind to create action or inaction. Every…

Michelle Den Hartigh
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Michelle Den Hartigh

Leaders set the tone for the whole team. Newbies to the team can tell right away what that tone is. Marissa has created a team here that is honest, humble yet exceptional in talent, and knows how to combine fun with learning and a no bullshit atmosphere. She is a true leader, and while I…

Neuroplasticity and Functional Movement
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Neuroplasticity and Functional Movement

Anything neuro is a hot buzzword these days. The health and fitness industry seems to have finally embraced that all therapy and training is essentially brain-based. The Central Nervous System is the driver of the meat bag and nothing happens without its’ involvement. Understanding how neuroplasticity and functional movement interplay is ridiculously fun in practice….

Meet yourself where you’re at.
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Meet yourself where you’re at.

You’ve done everything that you were supposed to do. You’ve seen the Doctors and the Specialists, taken all the meds that they’ve dished out, and now you’re medicating the side effects. You’ve tried physical therapy, massage therapy, acupuncture, chiropractic, crystal healing, chakra cleansing, aura fluffing, essential oil raining, yoga, pilates, meditation, past life regression, anything…

Is MMT Legit?
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Is MMT Legit?

Not MMT as in Manual Movement Therapy, which is me, my thing, my self-proclaimed moniker. We’re going to discuss MMT as in Manual Muscle Testing. Manual Muscle Testing is consistently under fire for being inconsistent. The pain science people and the movement aficionados love to target MMT to boost their own ideals. At every turn…

What is Therapy Localization?
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What is Therapy Localization?

Therapy Localization or ‘TL’ is one of the most underutilized and effective diagnostic tools available to Therapists that use Manual Muscle Testing in practice. But what is therapy localization and how do we use it? Origin Story. TL was first used by George Goodheart as a diagnostic tool for Applied Kinesiology (AK). AK is one…

Unraveling the Compensation Patterns
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Unraveling the Compensation Patterns

If you’ve been playing in the #neurosandbox for any length of time you are likely familiar with compensation patterns. You’re probably knowledgeable in how they develop in times of stress or trauma. And you likely know how to map out and in some way pair these patterns. Depending on what you find, you have a…