Functional Cranial Release (FCR) Therapy
Functional Cranial Release (FCR) is a form endonasal cranial therapy to reduce tension in the cranio-sacral system with an emphasis on neurological function. It is similar to other techniques like Cranial Fascial Release (CFR) and ABC Endonasal Cranial Correction™ you can experience
- Improved airflow through the nose soon after the treatment
- Increase ease of breathing
- Help prevent recurrent misalignment of the spine
FCR was created by Dr. John Lieurance who, as of this writing, practices in Sarasota, Florida, USA. Dr Timothy Lim trained with Dr. Lieurance and now offers FCR or Functional Cranial Release in Singapore.
Functional Cranial Release Video
Dizziness & Breathing Issues
FAQ for Functional Cranial Release
Restores the brain’s ability to oxygenate itself through both improving air flow through the nasal passage and also the normal pumping action inherent in cranial rhythm that moves nutrients such as oxygen and neurotransmitters that bath the central nervous system keeping it healthy.
A small rubber balloon about the size of your pinky finger is inserted about 2-4 centimeters in a nostril. Subsequently, the balloon is inflated for about 5 seconds and then removed.
It is suitable for most individuals, except very young children under 5 years.
Most will feel perceived changes in the first and second treatment.
Functional Cranial Release (FCR) first initial visit is scheduled to last about 15-30 minutes. Subsequently, each treatment duration is shorter.
Absolutely! In fact, I will help you determine if you will benefit from adjustments first or FCR. Patients can benefit from a combination of both approaches.