Chiropractor Joins Breathe Network for Trauma Survivors

Stern is trained to care for trauma survivors with conditions such as PTSD, anxiety and depression through the use of Network Spinal Analysis (NSA), chiropractic and other natural healing services to address a compromised nervous system.




Dr. Lawrence G. Stern

Dr. Lawrence G. Stern, a wellness chiropractor at The Center for Health and Healing in Mount Kisco, is now affiliated with the Breathe Network, a national community of practitioners who use a sliding-scale, trauma-informed approach to support integrated healing for survivors of sexual violence. Stern is trained to care for trauma survivors with conditions such as PTSD, anxiety and depression through the use of Network Spinal Analysis (NSA), chiropractic and other natural healing services to address a compromised nervous system.

NSA was developed in the 1980s by chiropractor Donald Epstein. “Dr. Epstein discovered that through gentle, precise contacts to the spine, patterns of stored stress and tension can be unlocked and reset, liberating negative neurological habit patterns and repressed emotions, freeing bound energy and allowing for greater brain-body connection,” Stern says. “During an NSA entrainment session, two unique healing waves develop, providing greater levels of nervous system organization. This enables the body to become more resourceful in handling stress and tension.”

NSA can also help the spine and nervous system correct misalignments, dissipate tension, increase circulation, strengthen energy flow and promote physical and emotional healing, he says. “These entrainments help patients recover joy and the ability to be present and mindful, and re-experience being fully alive, by releasing the emotions and defense physiology that often arise during victim-based internal and external conversations.”

The Center for Health and Healing is located at 4 Smith Ave., 2nd floor, Mt. Kisco, NY. For more info, call 914.218.6424, email LawrenceGSternDC@gmail.com or visit LawrenceGSternDC.com.

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