By Sarah Pritchard
Trade paperback book
144 pages, 8.50 x 11.00″
Chinese massage therapy of Tui na is practiced in China to treat a wide range of complaints. Now as Tui na flourishes and develops in the West, many more people will reap the benefits of this therapy as they have done in China for thousands of years.
Master 20 specialized massage techniques
Locate over 50 points to treat specific problems
Combine massage with Qi Gong for maximum energy and well being
Follow step-by-step treatments for colds, headaches, insomnia, sciatica and more
Learn easily with clear photographs, simple-to-use diagrams and charts
Safe, holistic and effective, Tui na is a unique blend of hands-on massage techniques with the principles of Chinese medicine. The Chinese Massage Manual includes everything you need to start practicing on your friends and family. Follow the clear step-by-step instructions, refer to the theory charts, and you will find the healing power of Chinese medicine at your fingertips.
About the author:
Sarah Pritchard, one of the first Westerners to practice Tui na, Sarah trained in both the UK and in Nanjing China and has been working as a professional Tui na practitioner and acupuncturist since 1994.
She is the Tui na course coordinator and senior lecturer at the London College of Traditional Acupuncture and the founder and director of the Blackhealth Complementary Health Centre. She runs a supervised Tui na clinical practice programme from the Centre offering Tui na graduates the opportunity to gain further clinical experience. Sarah is the chair and a founder member of the UK Register of Tui na Chinese Massage.