Craniosacral therapy (CST) 

Craniosacral Therapy is a very safe and gentle ‘hands-on’ therapy that aims to release tensions, restrictions and misalignments in the body. It can be used safely alongside conventional treatments.

Treatments are given by qualified practitioners as part of a patient-centred, integrated approach to healthcare.

Craniosacral therapy can be offered to children and adults for a variety of conditions:

Babies

  • Crying, restlessness
  • Colic, wind and digestive disturbances
  • Sleep problems
  • Feeding difficulties

Children

  • Recurrent ear infections and sinus infections, glue ear
  • Asthma
  • Hyperactivity
  • Behavioural problems
  • Sleep disturbance, nightmares

Adults

  • Muscular aches and strains
  • Pregnancy-related back pain and preparation for labour
  • Complaints arising after child birth
  • Problems arising after injuries
  • Temporomandibular (jaw) joint pain and disorders
  • Stress related conditions, anxiety
  • Sinusitis
  • Insomnia
  • Exhaustion

 Contact details

Craniosacral therapy (CST)
Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine
60 Great Ormond Street
London, WC1N 3HR

Patient enquiries
Telephone: 020 3448 2000

GP enquiries
Telephone: 020 3448 2000
Fax: 020 3448 2004
Email: rlhimpatients@uclh.nhs.uk (not for referrals)

Service manager - Loretta Chinwokwu
Email: rlhimpatients@uclh.nhs.uk (not for referrals)

 Patient leaflets