Participants Needed for Research Study

       “The Effect of Osteopathic Treatment on Anxiety”


Lindsay Dixon is a thesis writer with the Canadian College of Osteopathy in Toronto and is studying the effects of osteopathic manual therapy on subjects with Generalized Anxiety Disorder.

The study will be conducted at the START clinic for mood and anxiety disorders in Toronto. All assessments and treatments will be provided free of charge.  


To be eligible for the study you:


1.  Must be experiencing worry and anxiety.


2.  Must be between 18-65 years of age.


If you meet these criteria and are interested in learning more about participating, please contact the START clinic for Mood and Anxiety Disorders at 416-598-9344 ext. 257 or


Osteopathy is a gentle hands-on treatment that focuses on the restoration of movement and function to the entire body. The main focus in Anxiety is to ensure proper movement in body structures that influence emotional regulation and homeostasis, thereby removing obstacles that allow the body to regain health or the ability of the body to self-regulate.