Abdominal Massage

Visceral Massage Therapy/ Abdominal Massage/Pelvic Massage/ Belly Massage is useful for many abdominal or digestive, urinary system complaints. It is a gentle non-invasive, external massage, which focuses on the layers of the abdominal or visceral and pelvic region of the body. It is beneficial for both males and females of all ages. Abdominal Pelvic Massage is helpful in breathing, gastrointestinal, elimination and reproductive system disorders. Although this work is focused on the abdominal region of the body the effects can be felt throughout the body.

During a session the nervous, muscular and connective tissue systems and the movement of fluids Blood and Lymph and energy are addressed in order to enhance organ function body awareness posture and breath.

Abdominal Massage gently guides internal abdominal organs into their proper position for optimum health and well being. Abdominal massage improves organ function by releasing physical and emotional congestion from the abdomen, this encourages increased motility of the organs and blood, lymph, energy and nerve flow.

Some situations or events which might cause or contribute to dysfunction of our digestive tracts might include:

  • Trauma
  • Abuse
  • Injury
  • Surgery, either open or laparoscopic
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Seatbelt injuries
  • Falls
  • PTSD
  • Sympathetic Nervous System Dominance
  • Upper Chest Breathing

Some symptoms of a dysfunctional digestive system might be:

  • Gas
  • Bloating
  • Slow or fast digestion
  • Slow bowel elimination
  • Abdominal Pain
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • Heartburn
  • Indigestion

Some conditions which this work might help:

  • Sympathetic system dominance
  • Food Allergies
  • Constipation
  • Diarrhea
  • IBS, or Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  • Inflammatory Bowel Syndrome Colitis or Chron’s Disease
  • Bowel obstructions
  • Digestion/elimination problems
  • G.E.R.D, or Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  • Gall bladder pain, congestion and/or stones
  • Diverticulitis
  • Diverticulosis
  • Heartburn
  • Hernias
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Displaced or prolapsed organs
  • Fluid congestion in the pelvic region or legs
  • Post surgical scar tissue and adhesions
  • Stuck pyloric sphincter, ileoceccal valves

Maya Abdominal Massage

Maya Abdominal Massage, Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy also known as the Rosita Arvigo Techniques was developed by Dr. Rosita Arvigo N.D. and is based on her studies, experience and work as a Doctor of Naprapathy, a master herbalist and many years working with the Maya healer Don Elijio Panti. The Arvigo Techniques of Maya Abdominal Therapy work to restore the body to its natural balance by correcting the position of the abdominal organs which may have shifted and can restrict the flow of blood, Lymph, nerve and chi energy.

Conditions for which this work may be helpful:

  • Amenorrhea
  • Painful PMS
  • Fertility difficulties
  • Multiple Miscarriages
  • Endometriosis
  • Menstrual Pain
  • Ovulation Pain
  • Hemorrhoids
  • Displaced or Prolapsed Organs
  • Certain Types of Erectile Dysfunction
  • Enlarged Prostate
  • Fluid Congestion in the Pelvic Region
  • Post Surgical Scar Tissue and Adhesions
  • Low Back Pain
  • Frequent Urination