IPT skillfully combines the application of two well-established and clinically recognized osteopathic treatment approaches, Strain-Counterstrain (SCS) and Muscle Energy Technique (MET), specifically developed to address chronic and acute neuromuscular pain, and improve muscular-skeletal function and range. This comprehensive program of recovery from neuromuscular pain, both chronic and acute is a form of manual medicine that addresses both the symptom and the root cause for long lasting relief.