Scientific Research and Media

 Studies and Research


Floating has shown to battle those suffering from PTSD….

Pain Relief

Flotation REST in Applied Psychophysiology

REST-Assisted Relaxation and Chronic Pain

Flotation for the Management of Rheumatoid Arthritis

The Effects of Flotation REST on the Symptoms of Fibromyalgia

Progressive Muscle Relaxation and Restricted Environmental Stimulation Therapy for Chronic Tension Headache

Stress Relief

Flotation restricted environmental stimulation therapy (REST) as a stress-management tool: A meta-analysis

Beneficial Effects of Treatment with Sensory Isolation in Flotation-Tank as a Preventive Health-Care Intervention

REST as a Stress Management Tool: A Meta-Analysis June 2005

Preventing Sick-leave for Sufferers of High Stress-load and Burnout Syndrome: Combining Psychotherapy and Flotation Tanks

Frameworks of Influence by Flotation-REST Upon Well-Being in Patients With Stress Related Ailments

Psychotherapeutic Treatment in Combination with Relaxation in a Flotation Tank: Effects on “Burn-Out Syndrome”

Quality of Life with Flotation Therapy for a Person Diagnosed with ADHD, Atypical Autism, PTSD, Anxiety and Depression

Eliciting the Relaxation Response With the Help of Flotation–REST in Patients With Stress- Related Ailments 


Self Improvement

How Navy SEALs Are Using Floating To Treat Concussions

…Jazz Improvisation Creativity enhancement through floatation isolation.

How Special Ops Are Use Floating To Learn A New Language 

Enhancing Perceptual-Motor Accuracy Through Flotation REST 

The Use of Restricted Environmental Stimulation Therapy in Treating Addictive Behaviors

The Use of Sensory Deprivation in a Programme of Weight Control

Memory Effects of REST

Effects of Flotation REST on Creative Problem Solving and Originality

Effects of Stress Versus Flotation-REST Relaxation on Creativity and Literacy skills

A Controlled Investigation of Right Hemispheric Processing Enhancement After (REST) With Floatation

Sensory Isolation in Flotation Tanks: Altered States of Consciousness and Effects on Well-being

The Effect of the Flotation Version of Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique (REST) on Jazz Improvisation

Creativity enhancement through floatation isolation.


Is float therapy behind Steph Curry’s and Tom Brady’s superpowers?

Restricted Environmental Stimulation Technique Improves Human Performance: Rifle Marksmanship

Track and Field Athletes’ Experiences and Perceived Effects of Flotation

Reasons why every athlete should start Floating 

8 Things to Know About Tom Brady’s Favorite Self-Care Ritual: Floatation Therapy

Professional athletes have begun using Float Therapy for recovery and mental focus. (Tom Brady has a float system in his house). Teams have been placing units in their practice facilities recently. The world champions Patriots, Cubs and Warriors to name a few.





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