Secrets of Shiatsu

Secrets of Shiatsu
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Format: Paperback / softback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9781782405740
Publisher: Ivy Press
Series: Secrets of
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Description

Secrets of Shiatsu is the ultimate beginner's guide to shiatsu, explaining the history and principles of the therapy, along with an illustrated step-by-step routine, and easy to follow self-treatment remedies.

Part of the updated and reformatted Secrets of series, this book explores the secrets of shiatsu, including:
  • Preparing physically and mentally to give shiatsu
  • Basic shiatsu techniques and terminology
  • An extensive shiatsu routine
  • Shiatsu treatments to try on yourself
Derived from an Eastern healing tradition dating back nearly 2000 years, shiatsu, meaning “finger pressure”, is a relatively modern therapy that is gaining popularity in the West. It involves improving energy flow by applying pressure to stretching, or manipulating specific parts of the body. This book explains shiatsu terminology, describes the therapeutic value of the practice, and gives step-by-step instruction on how to perform shiatsu on yourself and others. Master these complex, often subtle techniques to help treat ailments such as anxiety, insomnia and back pain, and bring harmony to body and mind.

If you like this, you might also be interested in Secrets of Reiki . . .

The author

Cathy Meeus has contributed to numerous popular health books over the past 30 years. Many of these have involved natural and complementary approaches to health and well-being.

Consultant Paul Lundberg has been teaching acupuncture, shiatsu, and related aspects of Chinese medicine since 1976.

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Specs

Format: Paperback / softback, 224 Pages
ISBN: 9781782405740
Illustrations: 250 color photos
Size: 6.339 in x 8.071 in / 161 mm x 205 mm
Published:

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