What is reflexology?
Reflexology is a therapeutic method of relieving pain by stimulating predefined pressure points on the feet and hands. This controlled pressure alleviates the source of the discomfort. In the absence of any particular malady or abnormality, reflexology may be as effective for promoting good health and for preventing illness as it may be for relieving symptoms of stress, injury, and illness.
Reflexologists work from maps of predefined pressure points that are located on the hands and feet. These pressure points are reputed to connect directly through the nervous system and affect the bodily organs and glands. The reflexologist manipulates the pressure points according to specific techniques of reflexology therapy. By means of this touching therapy, any part of the body that is the source of pain, illness, or potential debility can be strengthened through the application of pressure at the respective foot or hand location.
About Your Treatment
A reflexology treatment can last between 30-60 minutes depending on your preference. Typical reflexology treatments are 60 minutes in length. At the beginning of a treatment you will fill out our health form and your treatment will focus on your specific needs.
Does my Insurance Provider Cover Reflexology Treatments?
It depends on your insurance plan. Many plans do cover Reflexology but we cannot direct bill. Therefore, we will provide you with a signed copy of your receipt that you can submit yourself. Rachael Dean is a Certified and Registered Reflexologist. For more information please contact your insurance provider directly.