Free Technique Sample #3
Myofascial Release Technique
Purpose: A specific technique for piriformis syndrome, this release helps decrease excessive internal rotation, which results in hip and joint dysfunction.
Positioning: Your client is lying prone. You are standing on the same side to be treated
Technique: At the attachment to the sacrum, use your elbow to glide down the muscle to its attachment to the femur. Repeate this technique three times.
Movement Option: While doing the above technique you can internally and externally rotate the hip. see image #3