Headache & Migraine Program: Finding Relief at Guelph Rehab Centre.

Are persistent headaches wreaking havoc on your daily life? Are they disturbing your sleep? Do you find it difficult to concentrate at work because of a headache or migraine? It’s a common problem that many people face, and the solutions may not always be found in a bottle of painkillers. At our clinic, we offer a holistic approach to headache therapy, combining the expertise of physiotherapy, massage therapy, and chiropractic treatment to help you find lasting relief and regain your quality of life.

Understanding Headaches

Before delving into our approach, it’s essential to understand the different types of headaches. There are various kinds, such as tension headaches, migraines, and cluster headaches. Each type may have different triggers and respond to distinct therapeutic approaches.


A thorough initial assessment is a cornerstone of our headache therapy program. Our experienced physiotherapist will assess your posture, spine biomechanics, and any muscular, joint or nerve issues that may be contributing to your headaches. Poor posture, muscle imbalances, or past injuries can all contribute to headache pain.

With a personalized and collaborative treatment plan, we will work on strengthening weak muscles and releasing tension in overactive ones. This may include exercises to improve your posture and range of motion, as well as manual techniques to address specific muscle issues. By addressing the root causes, our therapists can help reduce the frequency and severity of tension headaches.

Massage Therapy

Massage therapy is another effective component of our headache therapy program. It can help reduce muscular tightness and restriction. Our experienced registered massage therapists focus on reducing adhesions, scar tissue, muscle tension, trigger points, and nerve entrapments. All of which can contribute to headache pain.

Massage therapy is an integral part of our collaborative care programs and works extremely well when also receiving physiotherapy or chiropractic treatments.

Chiropractic Treatment

Chiropractic care plays a vital role in our headache therapy program, particularly for those suffering from migraines or cervicogenic headaches. These types of headaches are often linked to misalignments or dysfunctions in the spine, especially in the neck and upper back.

Our chiropractors will conduct a thorough assessment to identify any spinal issues that may be contributing to your headaches. Through our unique gentle adjustment techniques and targeted spinal manipulations, they can restore proper alignment, and reduce nerve impingements and muscular imbalances thus, alleviating headache symptoms.

A Holistic Approach to Headache Relief

At Guelph Rehab Centre, we recognize that a one-size-fits-all approach to headache therapy doesn’t work. By combining the expertise of physiotherapy, massage therapy, and chiropractic treatment, we offer a holistic approach that addresses the multifaceted nature of headaches. Our goal is not only to provide immediate relief but also to prevent future occurrences.

If headaches are taking a toll on your daily life, it’s time to explore a comprehensive headache therapy plan that considers all structural and functional aspects of your condition. 


If you have any questions about any of our programs and services, please feel free to call or email and a member of our team would be happy to assist. To schedule an initial visit, which includes a treatment at the start of your program, you may do so by calling, emailing, or going to our website to schedule your visit via our online booking process.

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