The G.D.S. method teaches hands on techniques, reflexive massage, osteo-articular modeling, postures specific stretching and stimulation, and others techniques to harmonize the relationship between differents chains.
Based on the fundamental notion of a predisposing terrain and through a particular reading of the body, the G.D.S. method goes back to the origin of numerous pathologies such as arthritis, pains and other afflictions often grouped under the term of rhumatological or orthopedic dysfunctions. Static disorders of the spinal column, such as excessive lordosis, kyphosis and scoliosis are also considered within the education. The G.D.S method approach is global and considers the great number of parameters involve in this afflictions.
It also proposes original, efficient and sustainable solutions for the treatment of the lower and upper limbs. Techniques relevant to the perinatal period as well as physical and behavioural dysfunctions in children also fall within its scope. Finally, the method allows the practitioner to implement maintenance strategies so as to avoid recidivism and the onset of new pathology.This method therefore is used as a common platform for therapists who treat structural alignment problems and dysfunctions of the locomotor system, and who are seeking a more individualized approach to care. The practitioners of this method form a group called the APGDS Association.