Toolkit for

Pain Relief

Toolkit For Pain Relief Event Information

May 3, 2014 9am-12pm

TriVita Wellness Center, Scottsdale, AZ 

Paul Bernitt

TriVita Wellness Center Administrator
Learn about an exciting newer approach to pain management that has shown to have incredible benefits. Pulsed Electromagnetic Field therapy (PEMF)* is a non-invasive, FDA approved technology that uses magnets to create pulsing, moving energy. These energy waves could change the way your body copes with pain. It’s been shown to reduce pain, swelling, inflammation and repair cellular damage in as little as 1 treatment. PEMF has been FDA cleared to treat non-union bone fractures in 1979, urinary incontinence in 1988, cervical fusion in 2004, depression and anxiety in 2006 and brain cancer/tumors in 2011 and has been shown to have many other benefitsLearn more about this newer treatment. Could it work for you?*


DR. CARLOS SANTO 

MS, NMD

Dr. Santo will discuss the many root causes that can lead to headaches, and options for alleviating the pain where maybe there may not have been hope before. Get a better understanding of how hormone imbalance can be a possible contributor to chronic headaches. The stress response (flight or fight response) will be reviewed and in particular its relationship to increased muscle tightness that can lead to headaches. 

If time permits the headache-associated imbalance of certain Chinese energy meridians will also be discussed. You may also have the opportunity to have a consult with Dr. Santo and ask questions based upon availability. 



AMY KRAFT

Yoga Therapist and Ergonomics

Did you know that there are different classifications of headaches?

Explore the root causes of your headache with yoga-based therapy and ergonomics.  Amy Kraft will demonstrate a unique methodology that includes postural alignment, breathing techniques, and visualization to help you feel better and re-vitalized. You’ll be amazed at how simple and effective this approach can be.


JANE PETRIN

Therapeutic Massage Therapist, LMT, CPT

You’ll be surprised at how the muscles in your body can attribute to the main types of headaches; stress/tension/postural, TMJ and migraine. Our bodies are amazing, and you'll see first hand how the many surrounding muscles in the body can lead to a headache. Understanding this principal will be key to managing your pain for years to come. Leave with therapeutic techniques that can be done at home to help relieve symptoms. Plus, be one of the lucky participants to sample Jane’s unique and effective approach with 15 minute therapeutic massages.



Amy Robinson

Essential Oils Wellness Advisor

You may already be one of the people that is aware that headache medications only work 50% of the time - Which means that there are a large number of people suffering with no pain relief. With headache medications having numerous side effects such as stroke, heart attack, muscle weakness, dizziness, nausea, ulcers and gastrointestinal bleeding, find out how essential oils may be a safe and natural alternative for the prevention and treatment of migraine headaches. Schedule time during the event for a bio technology scan and consultation for a look at what oils your body may crave and benefit from.



AMY KRAFT

Yoga Therapist and Ergonomics

Did you know that there are different classifications of headaches?

Explore the root causes of your headache with yoga-based therapy and ergonomics.  Amy Kraft will demonstrate a unique methodology that includes postural alignment, breathing techniques, and visualization to help you feel better and re-vitalized. You’ll be amazed at how simple and effective this approach can be.

Agenda

9am-9:30am     Welcome & Sign up for sessions

9:30-10:30am   Practitioner Overviews

10:30-12pm      Interactive Sessions & Closing Remarks

                             Pulsed Electromagnet Field (PEMF) Therapy

                            Yoga-based Therapy & Alignment

                       Essential Oils

​                       Massage (based on availability)

                                    Hormone imbalance & Chinese medicine discussion 

 

*Trivita Wellness Center does NOT use or endorse PEMF as treatment or to diagnose any disease.  This device is not used as a medical device, but rather a non-invasive adjunct to standard medical care to enhance energy, vitality, longevity and quality of life.