IN THE TREATMENT OF SPECIFIC PHYSICAL PROBLEMS WITH POLARITY THERAPY
First in a short series of articles by Phil Young and Morag Campbell.
earth chakra, disturbances in earth oval (liver/stomach energy problems in
this area often show up as knee pains on the opposite side to unbalanced
(Evolutionary bow position relationship of knees to navel).
Dr Stone says that
perineal locks often create temporary obstructions to the deep energy flow
down the legs making the knees give way or collapse.
(look for neck energy
blocks consider overall mobility of the neck, rotation, side bending,
anterior-posterior translation, lateral translation, constipation,
irritable bowel syndrome, diverticulitis and colitis).
Is it at a Chronic
Earth is often related
to FEAR. Knees are concerned with giving up, letting go, falling and
surrender in a general sense. Look for fixity in earth energy emotional
correlations. Knees are also essential for climbing and descending,
consider what the emotional implications there might be to the idea of
climbing or descending in life. Think of the upwardly mobile person in
life or one who has lost everything through redundancy or a business
collapsing. Knees are also to do with fear, we quake at the knees or
buckle under fear or pressure. We stiffen our knees to give us a false
sense of security. In order to support us emotionally and financially we
often lock the knees back thus bracing ourselves against life and its
perceived onslaughts. Soft relaxed knees act help the thighs like the
shock absorbers they are designed to be and allow force to flow easily
through the lower body. Soft knees allow us to absorb and ground any
impact on us both physically and emotionally.
Rigidity in the knees
as the negative pole of the astrological triad of earth has its reflection
the colon as spasticity and lack of absorption but also in the neck. The
positive pole of the neck is where our control issues can be contacted. We
hold our neck stiff, suck in our stomachs and lock back our knees thus
deadening our responses and literally holding back, as the knees release
the diaphragm can relax and the neck lets go. The head/neck complex either
falls forward into collapse or gently up and back into openness and
In terms of the mind
look for a general rigidity (over structuring) of the psyche. Rigidly held
beliefs and values.
relationship between fire and earth elements as both are positively
charged and have a profound influence on each other. Fire warms a cold
earth, whilst earth provides a support for fire as you cannot build a fire
in mid-air. It needs a base as well as something to combust, earth
provides fuel for the fire.
Grief. Without space in a joint there is no movement and general
congestion. In relation to grief have they experienced any recent
losses in their life? Loss of either a loved one or a possession (such as
a job or a home).
Air moving through life
Perineal and autonomic balancing
Earth - The
Pentamirus Combinations of Earth
Look for any
disturbance in the Earthy tissues governed by these elemental interactions
to see which of the other four elements are perhaps disturbing or
unbalancing the earth (element)
Giving in surrender to
the greater will of God. Is it time to let go of the personal ego?
Five pointed star to
release tension in the lower abdomen that is preventing energy releasing
down the legs.
Perineal session (for
the same reasons as the five pointed star work
and also to release emotional holding that the person may be
sitting on as well as autonomic balance)
General digestive work
including umbilical sessions
Balancing the energy
in the earth chakra
Working the three
poles of the astrological triad of earth neck, colon, knees
Other elemental work.
corrections i.e: Os Calcis correction problems with the feet and
ankles will throw the body out of kilter further up.
especially if arthritic condition is suspected. Change acid/alkali balance