Integrative Medicine (IM) is healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person, including all aspects of lifestyle. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship between practitioner and patient, is informed by evidence, and makes use of all appropriate therapies.
Integrative Medicine provides the unifying foundation linking all SomaticWell therapeutic modalities.
Our Integrative Medicine approach combines movement, personalized nutrition, and information from scientific research in the biological sciences aiming to address the underlying causes of disease.
Dr Hillel Braude provides an initial Integrative Medicine consultation with all clients interested in the therapeutic services provided by SomaticWell.
Individualized therapeutic packages are developed in close partnership with the Center’s clients.
Integrating Heart and Mind
SomaticWell's integrative medicine approach promotes Neuroplasticity and Autonomic Nervous System health.
Neuroplasticity, also known as neural plasticity, or brain plasticity, is the ability of neural networks in the brain to change through growth and reorganization. of ANS and Neuroplasticity.
The Autonomic Nervous System acts largely unconsciously and regulates bodily functions, such as the heart rate, digestion and respiration.
The Vagus nerve, or the tenth cranial nerve or CN X, is important for regulating the Autonomic Nervous System, and interfaces with the parasympathetic control of the heart, lungs, and digestive tract.
SomaticWell therapies directly target the vagus nerve - including, Feldenkrais movement techniques, personalized nutrition, and therapeutic listening via the Safe and Sound Protocol (SSP)
A key component of the SomaticWell Integrative Medicine platform is to bridge our therapeutic hands-on practices with neuro-technology and neurofeedback applications to promote optimal personalized Wellness.