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Craniosacral therapy and professional responsibility


Tags: controversy, debunkery

Two articles on PainSci cite Flynn 2006: (1) Your Back Is Not Out of Alignment(2) Does Craniosacral Therapy Work?

PainSci summary of Flynn 2006: ?This page is one of thousands in the bibliography. It is not a general article: it is focused on a single scientific paper, and it may provide only just enough context for the summary to make sense. Links to other papers and more general information are provided at the bottom of the page, as often as possible.

A clear, concise summary (for professionals) of the poor state of the science of craniosacral therapy, calling for advocates to “prove that it works, or move on.” The authors do a good job of putting CST in context, comparing and contrasting with other treatment methods.

~ Paul Ingraham

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