Random thoughts on biodynamic craniosacral therapy and stuff we like

18 Nov 2011

Neural Matrix

The central nervous system is the biggest cluster of neurons in the body. There’s a billion neurons in the spinal chord and 100 billion in the brain. For our size as a species that’s an incredible amount of neurons and we have conseque...

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26 Oct 2011

Trees of Life and other thoughts

Despite the fact that lots of us feel disconnected from nature or feel we don't belong here, we are absolute embodiments of the planet we live on. How else could it be? It looks certain that as a species we have arisen from planet Earth and not su...

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18 Sep 2011

Cortisol and Babies

High stress during pregnancy is bad news, but it turns out that moderate-stress might boost fetal brain development. Studies in rodents suggest that stress during pregnancy inhibits neural growth, while the children of women who lived in war zones...

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21 Aug 2011

Bioelectric Embryo

A movie of the never-before-seen bioelectrical signals that storm across an embryo’s surface as it develops, taken by researchers at Tufts University.  http://link.brightcove.com/services/player/bcpid42806346001?bckey=AQ~~,AAAABvaL8JE~,...

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26 Jul 2011

Morphology of Change

As the biodynamic model of practice becomes more refined there’s a gap starting to open up between the nomenclature of the older forms of CST and the new, especially around descriptions of tissue adjustment and reorganization processes. Poin...

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27 Jun 2011

Stillness and Presence

Here's some of my favourite extracts from Eckhart Tolle's Stillness Speaks:  Stillness is your essential nature. What is stillness? The inner space or awareness in which the words on this page are being perceived and become thoughts. Without ...

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