What are contraindications for Bodywork?
Contraindications, or reasons to not receive bodywork, can be of three types:

  • General: No Bodywork should be performed at all.

  • Local: Bodywork avoids specific areas of the body.

  • Medical: Requires written permission from a Licensed Physician

It is very important to be aware of and respect contraindications for Bodywork in order to protect your health and well-being.

General Contraindications
When you exhibit any of these conditions, please do not seek Bodywork:

Local Contraindications
Bodywork may be performed provided that the local area of contraindication is avoided.

Medical Contraindications
If you exhibit any of these conditions please obtain written permission from your physician before seeking Bodywork.

Only licensed physicians may diagnose patients with conditions


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