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Tara Maria A. Blasco, R.C.S.T. and Thomas R. Verny, M.D.
1 Tara Maria A. Blasco, R.C.S.T. (Registered Craniosacral Therapist) is a student/Ph.D. Candidate at the Santa Barbara Graduate Institute, Santa Barbara, California. Please address correspondence about this article to Ms. Blasco at: firstname.lastname@example.org; 1316 Clifton Street, Santa Barbara, California 93103; Phone: 805/8841157. Thomas R. Verny, M.D. is on the faculty of the Prenatal and Perinatal Psychology Program of the Santa Barbara Graduate Institute, Santa Barbara, California.
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