Structural Integration - Deep Tissue Bodywork, Posture and Movement Education

"When the body gets working appropriately, the force of gravity can flow through. Then, spontaneosly, the body heals itself."
Ida Rolf, Ph.D.

Equine Rolfing – Structural Integration for Animals

May 6, 2013 : Blog

Equine Rolfing Structural Integration has gained a lot of popularity in recent years. My only experience in working on animals is with my 20 pound dog Rio while sitting on my couch at home. She loves hip work.

Working on Rio has taught me about the non-verbal signals all animals (including humans) give when receiving work. When you can’t verbally communicate these signals become paramount. While my dog may just walk away when she’s irritated with the work, imagine what a horse could do if they don’t feel comfortable! Seems like it would be a powerful experience to work with a horse in this way. Check out the video: