Understanding the Miracles of Visceral Manipulation for Pediatrics

Dr. Nikki Cohen Understanding the Understanding the Miracles of Visceral Manipulation for Pediatrics San Diego

Understanding the Miracles of Visceral Manipulation for Pediatrics

Get ready to dive deep into an enlightening adventure I've just returned from. After immersing myself in a 4-day Continuing Education course on Visceral Applications for Pediatrics, I'm bursting with insights and discoveries to share!

The Wonders of Embryology: From a Cell to a Human

I've always been deeply passionate about the human body. During the class, we dove deep into embryology - the study of the development of an embryo. This journey of transitioning from a single cell to a complete human being is, in a word, miraculous. Just pause for a moment and think about the incredible process that leads to creating a new life. Doesn't it just fill you with wonder?

Every Child Needs Support

Life can be challenging, especially for the little ones. Some children face challenges that might need extra support. During these times, their resilience and genuine nature shine the brightest. And trust me, I’ve witnessed this authenticity firsthand:

  • A child will be transparent about their discomfort without a care in the world about offending anyone.
  • They have the innate ability to decline what they don't resonate with assertively.
  • Children are incredibly intuitive, often showing immediate reactions to changes in their environment or "inner world."

Impact of Medical Procedures on Kids

I’ve been fortunate enough to observe kids who have been through hospital visits, undergone medical procedures, and seen more doctors than playgrounds. It's disheartening to see how these experiences can leave a mark, both physically and emotionally. However, the transformation is profound. These brave little souls gradually break out of their protective cocoons, becoming more vibrant, confident, and spirited. Their resilience is truly heartwarming!

Why Visceral Manipulation for Pediatrics is a Game-Changer

This specialized approach isn’t just about addressing physical concerns. It’s about laying the foundation for children to embrace the world around them confidently. Imagine its impact on their academic learning, playground adventures, or even their bonds with peers.

Our children are the bright torchbearers of our future. And when you get the privilege to be invited into their world, to connect genuinely, the difference you can make is profound. I'm thrilled to share that I now offer Visceral Manipulation for children. This allows me to support these young souls in ways many traditional providers can't, expanding my journey as a healthcare provider.

Could Your Child Benefit from Visceral Manipulation?

While the list is expansive, here are some conditions where Visceral Manipulation can make a substantial difference:

  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Autism
  • Plagiocephaly (mis-shapen or flat head)
  • Torticollis (a constant head tilt to one side)
  • Colic
  • Digestive woes like Constipation
  • Feeding or Latching Issues
  • Challenges with Sleep

If you notice your child facing any of these concerns (or anything else that worries you), I'm here to help. Every child deserves the opportunity to live their best life, and if I can assist in that journey, it would be my honor.

Dr. Nikki Cohen, PT, DPT
San Diego Pelvic Floor Therapist
Serving La Mesa, Little Italy, and Ocean Beach
San Diego, CA 92115
📧 [email protected]
📞 (818) 606-6717
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