Category Archives: Physical Therapy

Intro to IMT

Intro to IMT: Integrative Manual Therapy

Tina Esquivel, PT
Good Health Physical Therapy

One of the reasons I love our clinic at Good Health Physical Therapy is that we have an amazing team of Physical Therapist with very diverse skills and specialties.  This allows us to offer incredible  potential under one roof.  And it reminds me about how I fell in love with Integrative Manual Therapy (IMT ™), the technique that I specialize in.  It offers incredible.
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Strain-Counterstrain: A gentle approach to releasing muscle tension.

The physical therapists at Good Health Physical Therapy & Wellness often use strain-counterstrain, also known as positional release, to help treat acute and chronic pain. It is often very effective with our patients with Ehler’s Danlos Syndrome, but is also used with patients with chronic low back pain, rotator cuff injury, and many other conditions.

What is Strain-counterstrain?

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Good Health Spotlight: Heather

Good Health Physical Therapy Therapist Spotlight

Heather Purdin, MS, PT, CMPT

What are the letters behind Heather’s name?

  • MS, PT: Master of Science in Physical Therapy
  • CMPT: Certified Manual Physical Therapist
Heather completed her Master of Science in Physical Therapy from Duke University in 1997. She also utilizes her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Duke as well as her time working as a personal trainer for 14 years when treating her current physical therapy patients. Heather’s.
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