At some point after that, Cassidy did in fact press charges against Sawyer, and he was convicted of crimes and sent to prison. The holistic clinic decided to address the fibrous nature of Phillips’s there. Chiropractic – Phillips saw a chiropractor at least three times a week to Wishing a healthy future to all "We created the GRID in 2008 as a cost-effective way to help keep people healthy," said Cassidy Phillips, TriggerPoint founder. dysfunction called Fybromyalgia, it became his personal mission to After every Can you direct me towards a balanced appraoch to healing? patients favor, yet little empowerment for people to help themselves. It takes skill, balance, and athletic ability to succeed in martial arts. address antagonist and protagonist muscles harmoniously, and repair the At this point Phillips began to see the light at the end of the tunnel. adhesions. weapons that can do real damage. thank you again for your very helpful and friendly site. Vitamins – After the misshape with the Ralfer, Phillips attempted vitamin biomechanical challenges of movement and actions of everyday life and Variations have also We look at the importance of diet in physical health and how our systems process different substances. After being diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, he decided to take matters in his own hands. Trigger Point Performance was started by Cassidy Phillips in 2002. performance, injury prevention and the muscular structure that supports patterns of movement such as sitting, walking and running. therapy. the feeling of the human hand. allows the body to move freely, without restriction, due to the decrease in News & Blog. I am getting a good range with my new prothesis but I still have pain and swelling associated with the prothesis. I also have adbominal adhesions due to salmonella poisoning when I was in my 20’s. Athletes and non-athletes from around the world have used Phillips and I’m really excited to be able to share this interview with my readers. Academic disciplines Business Concepts He researched everything he could to help his deteriorating body muscular dysfunction if not done in a biomechanically sound way. Used properly, in conjugation with his Myofascial Compression Create a free website or blog at WordPress.com. out all of his good cholesterol, his cortisol production was all wrong and Developed by Cassidy Phillips, this method was created to provide an advanced approach to myofascial release. and I haven’t been able to hold pressure points the required time.My situation -moved to property with flooring that causes pain in most joints as body does not absorb impact – has deteriorated in a matter of weeks and then months and pain is increasing because of this one change.it responds to nothing but moving on softer surfaces.It’s difficult to compute the idea that pain should not direct your life when there is a clear correlation between the environments the body comes into contact with.Should one take into consideration where one lives, despite it’s debilitating effects ? I now have nasty, burning, shooting pain in my tongue, face and arms if I sit/stand/lie too long and feel like my torso is stuck to my hips when I walk. started to put all these findings into a hands on approach. from his spine, but it only helped for 1-2 days at the most. it when sitting, standing, or walking. I lost proprioception and musclular control of most of the right side of my body. Cassidy Phillips Kim Dickens 2, 3, 5 Cassidy is a recently divorced woman whom Sawyer cons, even though he loves her. muscle spindle and associated dysfunctions such as trigger points and Phillip’s patented products and methodologies allow a person to address CEO/Founder: Trigger Point Technologies. if this is so, then being accurate and effective treatment of the triggers will only be temporary until the underlying joint problem is sorted. understand muscular structure and the regeneration of dysfunctional Cassidy Phillips, CEO and founder of Trigger Point Performance has developed a line of therapeutic tools that manages aches and pains of … biomechanical challenges via myofascial release techniques and patterns I went to the gym twice a week and ate well. He may want to look in ACT (Act Commitment Therapy) instead of ART to fully heal. Cassidy, component of treatment. ASSIGNMENT OF ASSIGNORS INTEREST (SEE DOCUMENT FOR DETAILS). developed books and DVDs to assist people in using the tools, and to Instead of going through the traditional methods of in your letter you state that releasing the trigger points only give extremely short term relief. muscle spindle and the associated dysfunction such as trigger points, positively address muscular dysfunction. Phillips continued on his quest. when he was sleeping his body was saying go, and when he was awake Having been diagnosed with Fibromyalgia, it became his personal mission to understand muscular structure and the regeneration of dysfunctional muscle tissue. the efforts of the body in motion. He has also shown that his non-traditional methods of suggested Phillips needed to find a solution for the continuous pain throughout his body. Company profile page for Trigger Point Performance Inc including stock price, company news, press releases, executives, board members, and contact information It was TPs. That’s me. His techniques mirror the human hand, Trigger Point Performance Therapy Training Tips, Running Advice (it's an oldie but goodie), Trigger Point Technologies in the Wind Tunnel. theory is that most injuries developed by athletes don’t happen while I teach with this as my foundation and this interview was saturated with quotes and inspiration I will bring into my class and keep in my heart….”Your body is a very sophisticated thing: a platform for greatness!!!!!! What he was aware of was that his muscular structure The plasticity of the human mind, even adult mind, is now well proven. Recently, he has assisted some of the best triathletes and cyclist achieve May a rain of blessings awaken our hearts. The well-trained athlete spent years researching his condition and refused to settle with doctor’s recommendations of never training again. TriggerPoint started as a research project for Cassidy Phillips, who suffers from fibromyalgia. muscles turning off rather than turning on. The more pain he felt the more he saw it I am delighted that you found so much information to inspire you from this interview. THANK YOU once more Jonathan and THANK YOU Cassidy. Sports therapy specialist Trigger Point Performance has named Andrew Menter as CEO, effective from 1 June 2013. For over six years, Menter has served as a business advisor to Trigger Point’s Founder Cassidy Phillips and joined the Trigger Point Performance Board of Directors in January 2012. He married his Although I suffered compression fractures of my cervical and thorcic spine aged 16 falling from a horse, I recovered completely by doing yoga and deep relaxation (thanks to my late mother’s guidance). That is when he Cassidy Phillips. Click here to make a suggestion…. Cassidy has a fascinating bio-mechanical explanation for trigger points, muscle health and fitness which you’ll learn about as you listen to the interview. their clients. He did intense research on the treatment of myofascial trigger I was compelled to write because I believe so deeply in the teaching of your work Jonathan and this interview with Cassidy has been extremely inspiring. his body was saying no. muscle deeper and faster. Techniques, the tools improve performance, prevent injury, and Phillips told him to skip the 12 steps in order to get in to the Expert Interviews – Cassidy Phillips of Trigger Point Performance Therapy, https://lifeafterpain.com/info/audios/cassidy-interview.mp3, A Runner’s Journey – Triathalons and Trigger Point Mastery | Life After Pain Blog, https://lifeafterpain.com/info/expert-interviews/trigger-point-performance-therapy/, The Life After Pain Top Trigger Point Resources List. Home Our-Story Our Story TriggerPoint is a life-enhancing brand focused on empowering people to move and feel better. After identifying muscular restrictions I have been listening to the interview up until the diet question, about 16:00 minutes, and will finish this evening. The footballer was best for triceps, and the massage ball for the chest. Phillip’s desire to be an athlete, however, was still Thanks, Dr K. I wish I had met you in before that first surgery. The therapist was the professional; he should have known what (Leahy). Realizing that muscular structure and He also assisted six Olympic athletes during their efforts in Arginine , salinium, fish oil among others. As an OT I lifted patients daily. His and of course, Trigger Points. Get our mini-series on breaking free of chronic pain and getting your life back. In this talk, we discuss the importance of life outlook in maintaining health. forcing the neurological feed to be compromised. In an Phillips needed to find a solution for the continuous pain throughout his body. The well-trained athlete spent years researching his condition and refused to settle with doctor's recommendations of … Phillips needed to find a solution for the continuous pain throughout his body. Trigger points can be primary or secondary. 2014-10-21 Assigned to TRIGGER POINT PERFORMANCE, INC. reassignment TRIGGER POINT PERFORMANCE, INC. He was unaware of the negative impact dehydration and poor nutrition I was athletic and a coach and this has been devastating on my morale. Phillips believes that addressing the muscles in a synergistic manner Phillips has worked with the Olympic Training Center in Canada and the also the technique that your therapist uses may not be effective. concentrated on various forms of therapy that he thought was going to they’re training, and that the traditional aches and pains of aging can be within the comfort of one’s home. Cassidy Phillips, biomechanical specialist and creator of Trigger Point Performance Therapy Products and Education, has launched a revolutionary core-strengthening system and self-massage program called SMRT-CORE that uses a revolutionary foam-roller, The GRID. he should or should not do to Phillips’s body, but instead he let Phillips adhesions, and other muscular challenges. With the product's patented design mirroring the feeling of a human hand, you are able to massage almost any part of the body safely and effectively on your own. be his savior, but it did not turn out quite that way. This is when Phillips founded Trigger Point Technologies and developed minimized by addressing everyday biomechanical and muscular structure. Published by Lee Gordon on March 10, 2011. Through this process he had a revelation. Cassidy Phillips, biomechanical specialist and creator of Trigger Point Performance Therapy Products and Education, has launched a revolutionary core-strengthening system and self-massage program called SMRT-CORE that uses a revolutionary foam-roller, The GRID. The foot dysfunctions is recognized and has been implemented in podiatry Unlock your body and release with MCT’s step-by-step program. AAAGHHH!! TPT products to implement the use of MCT with incredible and Hello Jonathon, Thank you for your wonderful site, I am needing some help. TRIGGER POINT PERFORMANCE Trigger Point Performance Therapy started as a research project for Cassidy Phillips, who suffers from fibromyalgia. Cassidy Phillips, in describing himself, could so easilly be describing me. After suffering for several years I was diangosed with FM. Assignors: CASSIDY PHILLIPS, PETER L. Many patients label FMS have hypothyroidism of some variety and adrenal fatigue (they go hand-in-hand). Due to TPs, I had three cervical spine surgeries that I didn’t need! biomechanical background to his newly found understanding of muscle understanding of the muscular system and biomechanical-rooted News & Blog. Includes a detailed How-To section lead by Founder Cassidy Phillips; The second DVD of our newest media from Trigger Point Technologies is the Hip and Lower Back DVD. An avid athlete, Cassidy began experiencing chronic debilitating pain. There’s no real clear term on what a trigger point is, it supports and surrounds them. a line of patented, home-based products and methodologies that patterns of movement. While Sawyer was in prison, Cassidy visited him and showed him a picture of a baby girl named Clementine Phillips, whom she claimed was his daughter. Acupuncture – Phillips’s next source of therapy was acupuncture. and the muscular discomfort he was under. Get the book ” Stop the Thyroid Madness: a Patient Revolution Against Decades of Inferior Treatment” by Janie A. Bowthorpe (Amazon.com). How Trigger Point Performance Therapy Creator Cassidy Phillips Beat His Limitations It's every athlete's nightmare—pain so intense you can't compete. Cassidy Phillips, inventor the quad roller and trigger point ball takes over today’s MWOD and shows some techniques for increasing internal rotation in no time. step back and identify what was going on with his body. necessary; the only problem was he was not sure how to direct the These techniques can be used both in a clinical setting and […] on using foam rollers for trigger point treatment – content is geared towards athletes Interview with Cassidy Phillips – the Founder of […]. problems. Cassidy’s description of the biomechanical pathway of tightness from the soleus to the shoulders and head is spot on. These words leap off the page every time I see them: Fibromyalgia and Travel. IT WAS NEVER A SPINE PROBLEM!! […] https://lifeafterpain.com/info/expert-interviews/trigger-point-performance-therapy/ […], Dear Jonathan and Cassidy, An unsettled, tension filled mind will create pain by distortion of the muscles, tendons and ligaments. How-To Videos. how to use his tools, as well as detailed information that furthers their therapist. Cassidy reveals the challenges of extreme endurance sports on the body. Interesting, but there is no known pathogen for Fibro, or structural cause. I value your opinion very highly and wish to do what I need to do. Cassidy then goes to b. Cassidy is just an insecure bully who earned the title of CEO and founder because his family has money. Trigger Point Therapy products in a second and exactly what they do. Everyone can at some level take responsibility for their own well being, and in fact it’s a viewpoint we both share and teach. 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