The Benefits

Rolfing can bring relief of chronic stress, tension and pain, including headaches, neck and shoulder pain, back pain and joint restrictions, hip, knee and ankle problems, sciatica, carpal tunnel syndrome, TMJ, plantarfascitis, tendonitis, tennis elbow and frozen shoulder

You'll enjoy better posture and flexibility with improved coordination and balance. Athletes can realize improved performance; and everyone will experience enhancements to and shortened recovery time from injuries and trauma. Psychological and emotional growth will result from the released burdens, fomenting greater body awareness and all that brings with it. More...


Quote Anyone can take a body apart; it takes a Rolfer to put one together. Unquote

                            - Ida P. Rolf

Press Releases at the Rolf Institute of Structural Integration


Rolfing aligns the whole body.Here as a resource to you is the complete list of press releases held by the Rolf Institute of Structural Integration. There's a lot of information as you can see and it covers a wide gamut of interests and subjects. They are pdf files and will open in a new window. Enjoy and learn!

Sean Casey, Detroit Tigers All Star, Says He Could Not Have Played the 2006 World Series Without Rolfing®

Rolfing® Redefines The Art Of Making People Beautiful

Growing Number of Olympic Athletes Use Rolfing® Bodywork For Improved Performance and Quicker Injury Recovery

Rolfing® Enhances Athletic Performance and Recovery

Celebrities And Elite Athletes Offer Perspectives On Rolfing® And Repetitive Stress Syndrome, Chronic Back Pain, And Athletics

Practice Got Him Into Carnegie Hall, Repetitive Stress Syndrome Kept Him Out; Leon Fleisher's Story

Alternative Sports Medicine: What’s New And How You Can Get Back On Your Feet In No Time

Minnesota Vikings Star Receiver, Cris Carter’s Key To Success, Rolfing Soft Tissue Manipulation

Manufacturer's Worker Compensation Costs for Repetitive Stress Injuries Decreased By $1 Million With Effective, Proven On-Site Rolfing® Program; OSHA Sets New Ergonomics Protection Standar

Qadry Ismail, SuperBowl Raven’s Receiver & Cris Carter, Minnesota Viking’s Star Receiver: What They Do Outside The Game To Keep Themselves In The Game:Rolfing® Soft Tissue Manipulation

Skiing Tips For Performance, Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation With Vail Ski Instructor & Certified Advanced Rolfer, Shari MacCallum

SuperBowl Success For Baltimore Raven’s, Qadry Ismail Includes Rolfing®; MinnesotaVikings Star, Cris Carter Agrees That Rolfing Helps the Body Fix Itself

Dr. Ronald Tarrel, Neurologist, Refers Surgical Patients to Rolfing

Olympic Gold Medal Spotlights Were Aimed At Figure Skaters, Michelle Kwan and Elvis Stojko; How These Athletes Prepared For the Olympics

Where Does Your Back Go When It Goes Out? Ask An Expert : Jeffrey Maitland, Ph.D, Certified Advanced Rolfer, Author Of Spacious Body (North Atlantic)

2000 Olympics: How ’96 Silver Medalist, Lance Deal Prepared For The Sydney Olympics- From A Track And Field Perspective Rolfing® Was A Tremendous Boost To His Sport

New Low Back Pain Research:Published In the Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy and Reviewed By the Journal of Alternative Therapies In Health And Medicine

Careers In Alternative Medicine: As The Demand For Rolfing® Keeps Growing, So Does Interest In A Career In Rolfing

Erin Aldrich, 2000 Sydney U.S. Olympic Track and Field High Jumper --Her Olympic Support Team Includes Rolfing®

Equine Rolfing® And Massage Have Emerged From The Periphery Of The Veterinary Health Care System To Play An Increasingly Important Role In Equine Racing and Dressage Competition

THE PROMISE OF ROLFING® CHILDREN: The Positive Impacts Of Structural Integration On Children’s Health

Rolfing® Structural Integration Addresses Ordinary Neck, Back And Shoulder Problems And Relieves Pain

Olympic, MD, Dr. Jim Mongomery, at the Dallas Orthopedic Specialists Medical Center Says Rolfing Can Relieve The Aches And Pains That Come With Aging

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