Random thoughts on biodynamic craniosacral therapy and stuff we like

11 Mar 2012

What is Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy?

You can learn to know your body with a much greater awareness than is commonly experienced. In that awareness tremendous detail of your anatomy comes to you as you learn to discriminate the different structures and processes going on within you. T...

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10 Mar 2012

Morphology of Change in the Embryonic Body

As the biodynamic model of craniosacral practice becomes more refined, a gap is starting to open in the nomenclature of it and older forms of CST, especially around descriptions of tissue adjustment and reorganization processes. In particular, the...

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20 Jan 2012

Working With The Venous Sinuses

It took me a while to really appreciate the venous sinuses. The protocol I was taught was overly complex with lots of difficult handholds - it put me off for years to be honest. Last year I was teaching about the blood flow from the head and I c...

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18 Jan 2012

Membranous Tension In The Gulf Islands

On a recent trip to Vancouver Island I took a ferry from the mainland which sailed through the south gulf islands. Truly one of the most beautiful ferry trips I’ve been on. It was a beautiful day with remarkable low lying clouds hanging over...

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10 Jan 2012

The Skull Can Change Shape

'The skull of a man who had been kicked by a horse. This caused a swelling which slowly increased in size; his left eyeball and the jawbone were gradually squeezed outwards. Eventually, the swelling started leaking and began to stink. After 21 y...

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01 Jan 2012

Book Review 2011

Here's my favourite books of the year:  Human Anatomy, Depicting the Body from the Renaissance to Today - Rifkin, Ackerman, Folkenburg (Thames & Hudson) One of my favourite books ever. A remarkable collection of anatomy images spanning 50...

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14 Dec 2011

The Higgs Field

Here's some of my favourite quotations from news reports on the results of the research at CERN in Switzerland on the Higgs boson.:  The Higgs boson is a "fundamental" particle; one of the basic building blocks of the Universe. It is also th...

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10 Dec 2011

Orders of Magnitude

Here's one of my favourite webpages on the internet. When im feeling confused by life i just click on the link and it always makes me feel better - puts things in perspective. The page looks at a huge variety of objects in the universe and compare...

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