The Secrets of Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT)®/Craniopathy with Dr. Carolyn Gochee

October 17, 2023
Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT)®/Craniopathy offers a revolutionary approach to holistic healing.

A Revolutionary Approach to Holistic Healing

Understanding the Principles of SOT®/Craniopathy

SOT®/Craniopathy is based on the principle that the sacrum, located at the base of the spine, and the occiput, the bone at the back of the skull, are intimately connected. These two structures form the foundation of the central nervous system and play a crucial role in maintaining overall health and well-being. By carefully assessing and correcting any imbalances in this area, SOT®/Craniopathy aims to restore the body’s natural healing abilities.

The technique involves gentle adjustments and manipulations of the spine, pelvis, and cranium. These adjustments are tailored to each individual’s unique needs and are designed to restore proper alignment and function. By addressing the underlying structural imbalances, SOT®/Craniopathy aims to promote optimal nervous system function, enhance the body’s self-healing mechanisms, and improve overall health and well-being.

How SOT®/Craniopathy Works

Promote the body's natural healing abilities.

SOT®/Craniopathy works by addressing three primary dysfunctions that can occur in the sacrum and the occiput: Category I, Category II, and Category III.

Category I refers to an imbalance in the relationship between the sacrum and the occiput, resulting in tension and compression throughout the spine and pelvis. SOT®/Craniopathy aims to restore balance by using specific techniques that release tension and promote proper alignment.

Category II involves a dysfunction in the sacroiliac joint, which connects the sacrum to the pelvis. This can lead to a wide range of health issues, including low back pain, hip pain, and even digestive problems. SOT®/Craniopathy utilizes gentle adjustments to correct this dysfunction and alleviate associated symptoms.

Category III focuses on the cranial bones and their relationship to the sacrum. Imbalances in this area can lead to headaches, jaw pain, and other cranial dysfunctions. SOT®/Craniopathy utilizes precise techniques to restore proper cranial alignment and alleviate associated symptoms.

Conditions Treated with SOT®/Craniopathy

SOT®/Craniopathy has shown remarkable efficacy in treating a wide range of health conditions. By addressing the underlying structural imbalances, it can provide relief from chronic pain, improve mobility, and enhance overall well-being. Some of the conditions that can be treated with SOT®/Craniopathy include:

  • Headaches and migraines
  • Neck and back pain
  • Temporomandibular joint (TMJ) dysfunction
  • Digestive disorders
  • Hormonal imbalances
  • Postural imbalances
  • Sleep disorders

The benefits of SOT®/Craniopathy extend beyond symptom relief. By restoring proper alignment and function, it can promote optimal nervous system function, boost the immune system, and enhance the body’s natural healing abilities. Many individuals report improved overall health and well-being after undergoing SOT®/Craniopathy treatments.

What to Expect During a SOT®/Craniopathy Session

SOT®/Craniopathy utilizes precise techniques to restore proper cranial alignment and alleviate associated symptoms.

If you decide to explore SOT®/Craniopathy as a holistic healing option, you may be wondering what to expect during a session. The first step is a thorough assessment by a trained SOT®/Craniopathy practitioner. This assessment involves a detailed analysis of your medical history, a physical examination, and various diagnostic tests.

Based on the assessment findings, the practitioner will develop a personalized treatment plan tailored to your specific needs. The treatment itself involves gentle adjustments and manipulations targeting the sacrum, occiput, and other relevant areas. These adjustments are painless and non-invasive, and many individuals find them deeply relaxing.

Each SOT®/Craniopathy session typically lasts around 30 to 60 minutes, depending on the complexity of the case. The number of sessions required varies from person to person, depending on the severity of the condition and individual response to treatment. Some individuals may experience immediate relief after the first session, while others may require multiple sessions to achieve optimal results.

Embracing Holistic Healing with SOT®/Craniopathy

As we have explored in this article, Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT)®/Craniopathy offers a revolutionary approach to holistic healing. By addressing the underlying structural imbalances in the sacrum and occiput, SOT®/Craniopathy aims to restore optimal nervous system function and promote the body’s natural healing abilities. With its remarkable efficacy and growing body of evidence, SOT®/Craniopathy is gaining recognition as a valuable tool in the field of holistic healthcare.

If you are seeking a holistic approach to address your health concerns, I encourage you to explore SOT®/Craniopathy with Dr. Carolyn Gochee and experience the transformative benefits it offers. Embrace the power of holistic healing and unlock your body’s innate capacity for health and well-being with SOT®/Craniopathy.

Schedule a consultation with Dr. Gochee today and embark on your journey toward holistic healing.

By Carolyn Gochee

Dr. Carolyn Gochee, a holistic chiropractor, chose to specialize in wellness. Specific aspects of her practice include: Sacro Occipital Technique (SOT)- Dr. Gochee is Advanced Certified and has over 500 hours of post-doctoral training. SOT(R) Methods practitioners recognize the important role of normal cranial function in health and disease. The cranial bones can cause problems in central nervous system that are often overlooked or ignored by most other chiropractors. Cranial adjustments help with ADD/ADHD, sinusitis, dyslexia, headaches, and many more. Dr. Gochee has taken hundreds of hours in Functional Medicine. This forward thinking of looking at a person’s labs or blood test. Dr. Gochee has spent many hours studying Functional Medicine and has developed a way to custom tailor your treatment. Many times, a patient will get labs results that are “normal,” which means there is no pathology or disease, but the patient still feels “off” or “not themselves.” Dr. Gochee can take a patient’s lab results, as incomplete as it might be, and find some serious, underlying problems that are being missed by many healthcare professionals.

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