Erik Dalton Blog

Tight Traps, Pecs and Lats

It is helpful for massage and bodyworkers to view muscle weakness from a neurological perspective. We’ve been taught that the voluntary skeletal muscle system is

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Tech-nology Neck…

Sacrificing complexity of movement for stability Working in a technologically driven society has caused an explosive and expensive increase in work-related costs, with injuries occurring

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Rib Pain and Massage

https://www.youtube.com/embed/5sGKplEhOFY From Advanced Upper Body course The legendary comedian Rodney Dangerfield coined the phrase “can’t get no respect‘ and after careful consideration, I believe he

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Engaging the Brain with Myoskeletal Enhancers

What’s a Myoskeletal Enhancer?
According to the Cambridge Dictionary, the verb enhance means “to improve the quality, amount or strength of something.” Similarly, in Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques (MAT), the term enhancer is used as a noun to describe a therapist-directed movement cue that neurologically boosts, intensifies, and heightens a therapeutic outcome. Learn more…

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Massage For Headaches

Massage for headache relief can allow you to address the underlying issues behind headaches and pain in the neck and shoulders. Getting a massage for

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Fibromyalgia Pain: Fact or Fiction

https://youtu.be/vKaHTwydnBo From Motion Is Lotion course Fibromyalgia Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is a widespread musculoskeletal pain and fatigue disorder for which the cause is still unknown.

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