What is kinesitherapy? What are its objectives, methods, tools? What it helps us to live better? The name derives from the Greek "kinesis" - movement and "therapy" - treatment, or treatment through movement. This is an independent medical discipline, building on the experience and achievements of all other medical disciplines including himself theory and methodology of physical education, as this type of treatment represents a psychological and pedagogical process going on between patient and therapist.
Nature has endowed us human beings with the most perfect mechanism existed - our body. We all know that the development and improvement of the human person is under the control and management of a unique highly organized entity - the brain. Thanks to stimuli coming from the environment brain is trained to react properly and adequately to the changing conditions. Man is born with a rich set of unconditional reflexes necessary for survival in the first days of independent existence as an organism. When growing gradually they develop, enrich and complement the building is gradually conditioned reflexes. A conditioned reflex is produced through multiple iterations and the accumulation of experience. This happens in playing the child. In the first years of life the game is unintentional imitation of the activities he observed around him, ie of your favorite people. Gradually the movements of this little person become more confident, accurate and fast, ie the brain is performed analytical and synthesize their work and giving proper command action takes less time, and body movements are becoming more subtle. In the period of rapid growth of the organism, these processes are more numerous and diverse, but absolutely always build upon a movement of the human body, under the commands of the brain. Millennia ago wise people have found that it can be beneficial for a number of dysfunctions of the body by something as simple and enjoyable as natural movement. Kinesitherapy decided therapeutic, restorative and rehabilitative tasks using a wide range of methods available and which radically differs from other treatments.