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Tappan's handbook of healing massage techniques

Author: Patricia J Benjamin; Frances M Tappan
Publisher: Boston : Pearson, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document : Slide   Visual material   Computer File : English : 5th edView all editions and formats
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This handbook of massage therapy provides basic information on the art and science of effective healing massage techniques. The authors examine the foundations of healing massage, western massage techniques, contemporary massage including myofascial techniques, trigger points, lymphatic drainage massage, foot reflexology, Asian bodywork therapy and applications of massage. New to the fifth edition are Practice  Read more...
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Genre/Form: CD-ROMs
Handbooks and manuals
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Material Type: Document, Slide, Videorecording
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Patricia J Benjamin; Frances M Tappan
ISBN: 9780135142233 0135142237 9780135142233 0135142237
OCLC Number: 319538103
Description: 1 volume (various pagings) : color illustrations, portrait ; 28 cm + 2 DVD-ROMs (4 3/4 in.)
Details: System requirements for accompanying DVD-ROMs: Windows.; System requirements for accompanying DVD-ROMs: Macintosh.
Contents: Foundations. Healing massage: a wellness perspective --
A history of massage --
Effects and benefits of massage --
Clinical applications of massage --
Endangerment sites, contraindications, and cautions --
Guidelines for giving massage. --
Western Massage. Western massage techniques --
Joint movements --
Full-body Western massage --
Regional applications of massage: upper body --
Regional applications of massage: lower body --
Hydrotherapy/temperature therapies.--
Contemporary Massage and Bodywork. --
Myofascial massage --
Trigger point therapy --
Lymphatic facilitation --
Reflexology --
Polarity therapy. --
Forms of Asian Bodywork. Asian bodywork therapy, theory --
Acupressure massage integration --
Qi Gong for self-care. --
Special Populations. --
Sports and fitness --
Mother and child --
Healthy aging --
Terminally ill and dying --
Seated massage in the workplace --
25 forms of therapeutic massage and bodywork --
Massage licensing laws in North America --
Performance evaluation forms --
Intake, health history, and note forms --
Code of ethics and standards of practice for mssage therapists.
Other Titles: Handbook of healing massage techniques
Responsibility: by Patricia J. Benjamin.

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This 5th edition of Tappan's Handbook of Healing Massage Techniques continues the tradition of presenting detailed and up-to-date information about the massage techniques and approaches used most  Read more...

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