Turner Publications & Osteopathy

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1. Osteopathy: what is Osteopathy

2. Osteopathy: Practice Details & Information

3. Paul Turner’s Approach Explained

4. What to expect in a Healing with Paul

5. Integrating Holistic Principles into Osteopathic Practice

6. Headaches and Osteopathy: An Anatomical Viewpoint

7. Keeping your Kids Healthy & Happy with Osteopathy

8.  Osteopathy Support for People with Cancer (link to site – Outsmart Cancer) 

9.  Are we losing our identity (true holistic Osteopathy) to over-emphasis on reductionist (condition/symptom focused) evidence based medicine (NEW)


A.  Surrender

B.  Centering Tips – Clearing the Mind

C.  Holism in Health Care – What Exactly Does it Mean?

D. Treating with Awareness of Relationships

E.  Issues with Pain and Range

F.  Chronic Pain – Why Focus on Pain? (It’s a Distraction)

G.  Assessment Aids 1: General & Regional Assessment Essentials & Case Study (SHIN SPLINTS)

H.  Assessment Aids 2: Sample Holistic & Regional Assessment Plan – Shoulder Problem

I.  Assessment Aids 3: Help Tips for Recording Findings from Posture Assessment

J.  Resolving Chronic Health Issues; Secrets to Success

K. The need for Holistic research (and concerns about current trends in research)

L. Thoughts on TART versus ART 

M. The Creation of Joy: Keeping our Motives Pure

N.  Holistic Principles & Assessing With Awareness – Summary Sheet

O.  The Full Body Breathing Exercise & Benefits to Your Health

P.  Nature Re-Balancing (and healing meditation on the corona virus)

Q.  Issues with Imposed Vaccinations as an Excuse to Justify Certain (inappropriate and perhaps enforced) Actions

R.  The Psychology of what happens when Dis-ease Meets Health (NEW)

S.  Taking Responsibility for our Health (During a Crisis) (NEW) 

  • The Creation of Joy: Keeping Our Motives Pure

    CREATION FOR JOY: Keeping our motives pure What is your motive? To Create and share ‘JOY’; Acquiring Money, Prestige or Power; Survival etc. Introduction: Today I sat down in my own personal quiet space and contemplated my life; where I have been, where I am now, and where I am heading.    The prime concern limiting …

  • Thoughts on TART versus ART

    Thoughts on TART versus ART I am writing on this topic because when i studied Osteopathy ART used to be the diagnostic triad we use to help identify treatable areas of the body whereas more recently (in modern education) there has been a rise in the use of TART .  I have discussed why i …

  • Multidimensional Healing Workshop – 6 Days

    Full Course: (Using the mind & cranio-sacral therapy as diagnostic tools) Set Text: Bridging the Gap in Health Care 2 – Multidimensional Assessment This workshop takes traditional assessment and treatment to a much deeper level utilising the inherent self-healing potential and life energies within in order to help restore health and function to the whole person. …

  • Holistic Muscle Energy Technique Workshop – 2 Days

    This workshop can be made available for groups interested in enhancing their MET skills. Enhance your ability to allow the body to guide you as to a) the correct tissues and relationships to include when applying MET and b) the correct forces to use, the correct direction of resistance and duration of effort (time) to …

  • Holistic Articulatory Technique Workshop – 2 Days

    This workshop can be made available for groups interested in enhancing their Articulation skills. Learn how to make your ARTICULATION techniques more effective, eliminate guesswork and avoid errors and lack of understanding of what is really happening when applying Articulation Articulation is a low velocity/moderate to high amplitude technique often used to improve range of …

  • Resolving Chronic Health issues: Secrets to Success

    In order to resolve any health issue there are two relationships of importance to consider (1,2); The relationship between the tissues/anatomy/pathology causing symptoms and the symptoms themselves The relationship (issues) between everything else going on in a person’s life (I.e. ‘What else’ is going on behind the scenes) and the tissues/anatomy/pathology causing the symptoms. The …

  • Integrating Holistic Principles into Osteopathic Practice

    Note: This version is a longer more complete version of a recent article titled “holism in Osteopathic treatment” which appeared in “Osteo life; Osteopathy Australia Magazine;  winter edition 2017,  p28.”   I have included this version here because it offers some practical examples of implementing holistic principles in practice which i feel would be of benefit, …