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Jenny Petridis
~International Bowen Therapist/Speaker~
Jenny is a Soft Tissue Therapist, and dedicates her work with the Bowen technique - attending to patients as well as speaking engagements at Congresses and teaching.

In clinical practice, she combines the various skills and techniques she has learnt in continued education and her own commitment to study and reading.
Taking from her skills and training in the Bowen technique, Remedial Massage, other musculoskeletal techniques and her understanding of the connective tissue, Jenny brings this altogether to create a dynamic and deeply healing treatment.
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What is Bowen?

Bowen Therapy is a soft tissue remedial technique that guides the body to self-correct using precise and gentle-moderate maneuvers on the soft tissues (tendons, ligaments, muscles etc). The objective of the technique is to ultimately balance structure and function and achieve homeostasis. One of the key principles of Bowen is the osteopathic principle: "The body's structure governs its function."
Bowen aims to achieve neuromuscular balance and nervous system regulation.

It is postulated that Bowen works on the interchange between the nervous system and soft tissue sensory receptors. Using these small and brief cross-fibre 'stretch' motions on the connective tissues in specific locations of the body, the central nervous system is stimulated, changing its motor output to the tissues - effectively promoting homeostasis and structural balance.

Bowen works on many different levels, including stimulation of receptors (as stated above), piezoelectricity, regulating inflammatory response, toning sympathetic activity, to name a few.

Bowen stimulates proprioception as well as interoception - the latter achieving profound changes in overall wellbeing.

Bowen Course [Curitiba, Brasil]

November 09-12, 2017

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CURSO TERAPIA BOWEN Ler em português no site da Faculdade Inspirar AQUI.

This November 2017, Jenny will teach Bowen therapy to Brazilian students, organised and hosted by the highly regarded and esteemed institute 'Faculdade Inspirar' in Curitiba.
The course is for qualified manual therapists only.
Jenny will be presenting the course in portuguese.

Congress [Benicassim, Spain]

June 2-5, 2016

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This June in Benicássim, Castellón, BodyWisdom Spain held an exciting 4 day Congress - a gathering of professionals in the field of integrative health and medicine and bodywork. The Congress is designed for the participation of all somatic and movement therapists.
Dates: June 2 - 5, 2016.

Jenny was part of the team and presented Bowen Therapy to an enthusiastic large group of professional manual therapists. She is bringing Bowen to Spain...

The next BodyWisdom event will be 2018. To see this year's program to get an idea on what it was about (if you missed it!):
Click here to download the program
Click on image to enlarge the flyer.


Australia Bowen Therapy Centre
Rio de Janeiro Centro de Terapia Bowen
Patagonia Argentina Centro de Terapia Bowen
To me, Bowen combines the relaxation and emotional uplift of reiki, the muscle-melting elements of massage, and the body realigning benefits of osteopathy and chiropractic.
Janine I, Australia
With small and few movements we can realise so many big changes in our body, and create a possibility to move with more grace and awareness. Thanks Jenny!"
Luciano B, Brazil
It (Bowen) released the muscle tensions, my permanent allergies and my energy was renewed 100%!
Monica B, Argentina