Osteopathy comes from the word Osteome which means mind, matter and motion. It involves precise palpation, anatomy and physiology to bring better mobility and life force.
Contemporary Medical Acupuncture which I studied at McMaster University. It is a Western approach that deals specifically with the musculoskeletal and neurophysiology of the body to target joints, ligaments, muscles, bone and nerves.
Soft tissue release to muscles and ligaments that uses a broad range of techniques such as trigger point, myofascial, joint mobilization and acupressure.