This is a unique tuina massage training course entirely based on Chinese medical theory. Suitable for qualified or /and student acupuncturists and herbalists, however, other bodywork therapists such as Shiatsu practitioners, chiropractors and physiotherapists, will find this Chinese skills of massage extremely helpful to their practices.
This ancient Chinese healing art is quite different from other forms of massage. It uses finger pressure, stretching and leverage to stimulate the channels and acupuncture points.
Often used in conjunction with acupuncture, Tuina is an effective treatment for musculo-skeletal problems. It is used to treat lower-back pain, frozen shoulder, slipped discs as well as fractures. Tuina can also be effective for many other conditions, for example digestive problems and insomnia.
In addition, Tuina is effective for stress relief and relaxation. Additionally it can stimulate the body’s organs via special points, helping to prevent illness and improve both mental and physical vitality.