Reproductive Health & Fertility
Whether you are trying to improve your chances of conception, or are looking for a gentle way to heal your body from the inside-out, you have come to the right place.
MIND BODY BABY supports women in achieving reproductive wellness by applying gentle abdominal massage techniques to help restore mobility and function within the female pelvis. Mercier Therapy provides a natural approach to easing pain and discomfort associated with various gynecological issues, birth trauma, and infertility.
Areas of focus:
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
Primary & Secondary Infertility
Helps regulate menstrual cycle and ovulation
Decreases pelvic pain and discomfort
Increases uterine blood flow and lining of the uterus
Normalizes hormone and endocrine systems
Natural fertility preparation or to complement IVF, IUI, and other assisted reproductive technologies (ART)
Improves success of IVF, IUI, and other technologies
Reduces anxiety and stress
It is important to remember that in order for the body to function optimally, you must not only pay attention to your physical health, but also your lifestyle and emotional well-being. A healthy mind supports a healthy body, and a healthy body supports a healthy mind.
*Mercier Therapy does not guarantee pregnancy, nor shall it be used instead of medical treatment. Always consult with your health care practitioner regarding treatment options for your specific condition.
Deep abdominal therapy that involves visceral manipulation of the reproductive organs and surrounding structures to help restore blood flow, mobility and function within the female pelvis.
Mercier Therapy does not require any vaginal work.
Picture: Dr. Jennifer Mercier, Creator of Mercier Therapy
Consultation & Treatment
Initial Consultation - 90 min
During your initial consultation, we will discuss your general health and medical history and develop a plan for your treatment. You will also receive your first Mercier Therapy treatment today.
Mercier Therapy Treatment - 60 mins
A full treatment entails 6 hours of therapy that can be scheduled either once a week for six weeks, or twice a week for three weeks.
Fee: $140 per treatment
Frequently Asked Questions
What Is Mercier Therapy?
Mercier Therapy involves visceral manipulation of the reproductive organs (uterus & ovaries) and surrounding structures to help restore blood flow, mobility and function within the female pelvis.
How Does Mercier Therapy Feel?
Depending on the level of restriction and tension within the pelvis, you may experience some discomfort however your therapist will work at your level of comfort. You may also feel some tenderness the day after receiving therapy, however this can vary from person to person.
Who Can Benefit From Receiving Mercier Therapy?
Women experiencing a number of issues such as chronic pelvic pain, gynaecological issues, birth or sexual trauma, endometriosis, PCOS, and infertility can all benefit from receiving Mercier Therapy.
Can I Receive Mercier Therapy If I Am Not Trying To Conceive?
Absolutely. Mercier Therapy can significantly reduce pelvic pain and discomfort from a number of conditions and can also help with regulating the menstrual cycle and ovulation.
Who Is Not A Good Candidate For Receiving Mercier Therapy?
You cannot receive Mercier Therapy if you have any of the following:
Active pelvic infection
Any cancer cells present
For women with endometriosis, Mercier Therapy cannot be performed during your menstrual cycle.
Can I Receive Mercier Therapy If I Am Preparing For IUI or IVF?
Yes. Mercier Therapy can increase the pregnancy success rate of IUI and IVF when used in preparation for these procedures, prior to the stimulation phase.
By increasing blood flow to your reproductive organs and releasing any restrictions present, Mercier Therapy can help your body function more optimally and therefore increase your chances of responding well to medically assisted cycles.
What Are The Pregnancy Success Rates After Receiving Mercier Therapy?
In 2012, an evidence-based research study concluded that Mercier Therapy proved to have an 80% success rate in achieving pregnancy when used as a stand-alone fertility treatment.
What Happens If I Conceive Before Completing My Therapy?
If you become pregnant during your therapy, the remaining Mercier Therapy sessions will be completed post-partum.
"Fertility: The Shared Journey With Mercier Therapy"
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