Chapter 4 - Therapeutic massage and bodywork assessment. This chapter presents the following content: Areas of competence, assessment methods, normal ranges of motion, endangerment sites, postural analysis, understanding kinesiology, other factors that affect the body.
Chapter 5 - Therapeutic massage and bodywork applications. This chapter presents the following content: Areas of competence, effects of massage, methods and techniques of massage, massage techniques and strokes, standard precautions and procedures.
The Secret Language of Feelings was written to provide information regarding the nature of feelings and emotions. It is not designed to be a complete course in counseling, psychotherapy or psychology, or to offer medical advice. It is not meant to encompass all of the information available or needed to do any kind of therapeutic work. No single book could adequately prepare anyone for the practice of therapy or counseling. This book was designed to help individuals wishing to help themselves.
When I began research for the Nutrition Almanac in the early seventies, scientific information on health
and nutrition was scarce and difficult to find. In recent years, however, there has been a plethora of studies
and most are easier to access. The database of the National Library of Medicine, for example, lists
over 40,000 articles specifically on alternative medicine.
Alternative therapies focus on the underlying cause.
This book is a compilation of chapters written by experts in their field on
various modalities and dimensions of holistic health care and aging. We
envision the book to be a compendium of reliable and authoritative information
on complementary and alternative therapies that health professionals
may use as they seek to improve the health and quality of life
of those in their care.
On April 22nd, 1915, the writer, in company with Major Rankin, saw the Germans launch their first gas attack
near St. Julien upon the section of the line held by the French colonial troops and the first Canadian division.
This book was written primarily for the purpose of recording this as well as some of the other experiences of
the first Canadian division as seen from the unusual angle of a scientist, in the course of 18,000 miles of travel
in the front line area. It had the secondary object of giving the average reader some insight into what goes on
behind the lines, and...