Comprehensive Soft-tissue Therapies

Articles

Versions of some articles on this page are published elsewhere, but they are archived here for your convenience and reading pleasure. Your comments and questions are welcome.

Dermoneuromodulation: Strategic Touch for Pain - Pain science and DNM concepts for manual therapists published in Massage New Zealand Magazine, 2nd Quarter 2016, page 18.

The Elegance of Dermoneuromodulation - An introduction to DNM concepts and applications published in Massage & Bodywork Magazine, May/June 2013.

Aaron Mattes: Up Front with the Founder of Active Isolated Stretching - An interview with the founder of Active Isolated Stretching about the history and future of AIS, including the (new) formal AIS certification process. Published in Massage & Bodywork Magazine, Sept/Oct 2012.

ICS Advantage: Mill Pivot-Switch - Instructional article on how to develop the Mill Pivot-Switch for training fun and to improve performance in International Clubbell Sport competition.

The Macro-Micro Connection - A brief explanation of Circular Strength Training's Global-Local-Global approach to resolving performance problems. Includes discussion of commonalities with Active Isolated Stretching.

Prasara Yoga Lesson: Iguana Asana for Leg Swoops - An introduction to Iguana Asana and its variations, with explanation of how to use them to develop Leg Swoops.

Snaking Your Way to a Better Back - Introduction and explanation of the Rattlesnake and Striking Cobra to improve back mobility for more challenging yoga poses and other exercises.

The WOW Cardio Program - A fun, challenging program to get the most out of your cardio training. Feel your endurance skyrocket as your waistline shrinks! This program helped me lose 20 pounds in just 2 months! For your convenience, here's The WOW Cardio Chart for tracking your progress.


Special Publications

These are published elsewhere, but they are archived here for your convenience and reading pleasure. Your comments and questions are welcome.

Dermoneuromodulation (DNM) manual - 2007 edition, by Diane Jacobs, PT. This is the introductory text made available to the world for free. It provides an excellent introduction to the early basic concepts and some applications of DNM in manual therapy. It is intended for professional therapists.