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Does it matter whether practitioner is male or female for rolfing?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Ida P. Rolf
The creator of rolfing (structural integration) was a woman named dr. Ida p.
Rolf. Rolfing practioners can be men or women.

In brief: Ida P. Rolf
The creator of rolfing (structural integration) was a woman named dr. Ida p.
Rolf. Rolfing practioners can be men or women.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Thomas Rohde
General Practice
In brief: Depends
Most males have larger muscle structure so may be more effective.
Beyond that is personal prefence - women often prefer women and men often prefer men. Look at training and experience as that is what counts beyond your personal preference.

In brief: Depends
Most males have larger muscle structure so may be more effective.
Beyond that is personal prefence - women often prefer women and men often prefer men. Look at training and experience as that is what counts beyond your personal preference.
Dr. Thomas Rohde
Dr. Thomas Rohde
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