Ideal for both classroom and practice, Modalities for Massage & Bodywork, 2nd Edition presents 23 modalities of bodywork, their history, development, effects, benefits, contraindications, basic curricula and certification requirements. Updated photos and illustrations, critical thinking questions, and flash cards give you a better picture of todays massage best practices. Evolve companion website provides matching activities, flash cards, answers to multiple-choice questions, weblinks and video demonstrations of various modalities covered in the text to make learning more interactive. Case histories in each chapter illustrate the effects of the modality within a therapeutic context, creating the opportunity for integrative, clinical reasoning that helps prepare you for work in the various modalities. Student objectives and key terms at the start of each chapter provides a framework for what to expect and what to focus on with each chapter. In My Experience boxes provide personal insights about specific techniques from experts in the field. Full-color design and techniques shown with photos and illustrations enhance understanding and comprehension of each modality. Multiple-choice test questions at the end of each chapter with answers on the Evolve website help you measure your understanding of the modality and obtain instant feedback from the answer key that includes rationales. Suggested readings, resources and references in each chapter offer robust resources for you to further research each modality. Clinically relevant boxes and tables highlight important information. NEW Modalities chapters provide you with a greater awareness of the opportunities and options available as they pursue a massage therapy career and practitioners with more practical information they can apply to their work. NEW! Student resources on Evolve supplement the classroom experience and ensures you retain the material in the text. 23 different body techniques are introduced to help you learn about different modalities you may want to pursue and reaffirm your knowledge of techniques. More than 2 hours of video on the Evolve website bring the modalities to life and help put the text instructions in perspective. NEW! Updated content, photos and illustrations equip you with the latest information and visuals on modalities from experts in the field that reflect current practices in the field and the needs and wants of massage therapy practitioners and students. NEW! Critical thinking questions added to each chapter actively engage and challenge your reasoning skills. NEW! Additional review questions added to each chapter supply you with more opportunities to review what you have learned and test your knowledge.
I am glad that you want to learn Lomi Lomi massage. The world needs healing fast. This wonderful method of massage, a little bit to a few more individuals to contribute in a more beautiful state of being lead. You will be guided by the following fundamental and basic knowledge of Hawaiian massage. Using the template, you can learn these basics. With further practice and stay on the ball will open up to you little by ever new dimensions of this massage. It may be advantageous to consolidate after a while of this practical knowledge with an advanced course again. In particular, the so-called flying can often come right after a few months or years about. One Audiance of my course, which is one of the few true European Huna is initiated priestess, has learned to 7 years in Hawaii. She took part in my class out of curiosity, because a trained man of me that she knew for some time, has touched her at a Lomi festival as part of a large group massage practice with a handle. She was surprised because she knew that he had so far not massaged into the Lomi massage. The quality of his touch let her finally ask for my name. For me it was a great stroke of luck to meet one of the few true initiates. And this meeting gave me courage again made this script, what should be going to be a book. I lay in my massage scripts much value information for clarity and orderly. This is the result of many participants experienced by me as training courses, some with cryptic documents. I wanted to do it differently, and I hope I have succeeded. And now I wish you much joy in learning and practicing the Lomi Lomi Nui massage. www.chimobil.de 1993 Umschulung zum Physiotherapeuten 1996 Angestellter im Nordseebad Carolinensiel 1997 Angestellter Vollzeit in Krankengymnastik- und Massage Praxis 2002 selbständiger Physiotherapeut (freier Mitarbeiter) 2004 Ausbilder in Massagen 2005 Mitinhaber und Initiator eines der ersten Massagegeschäfte in Deutschland 2009 Arbeit im besten Spa (Wellnessbereich) Deutschlands 2011 Selbständig mit Massageausbildungen
The Everything Massage Book:Practical, simple techniques you can use at home to relieve stress, promote healing, and feel great Valerie Voner
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