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Bowen Unravelled
Bowen Unravelled
Written by Julian Baker
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583947654
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Bowen Unravelled
A Journey into the Fascial Understanding of the Bowen Technique
Written by Julian Baker


Format: Trade Paperback, 168 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $29.95

For Bowen technique therapists and any bodywork practitioners interested in using a gentle, nonintrusive pain-relief therapy, this book draws on myofascia and connective tissue dissection to explain how the Bowen technique initiates a body-wide signaling mechanism to start the process of healing and restore normal function.

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Bowen Unravelled
A Journey into the Fascial Understanding of the Bowen Technique
Written by Julian Baker


Format: eBook, 168 pages
On Sale: March 18, 2014
Price: $29.95

For Bowen technique therapists and any bodywork practitioners interested in using a gentle, nonintrusive pain-relief therapy, this book draws on myofascia and connective tissue dissection to explain how the Bowen technique initiates a body-wide signaling mechanism to start the process of healing and restore normal function.

With more than 100 full-color images... Read more >
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The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
Reducing Pain and Improving Performance
Written by Mary Sanderson and Jim Odell


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: January 21, 2014
Price: $32.95

For practitioners of massage therapy, sports massage, remedial massage, and physical therapy, soft tissue release is a powerful tool in treating chronic pain conditions such as shoulder impingement, tennis elbow, and iliotibial band friction syndrome. Soft tissue release also aids post-surgical recovery and is used in the treatment of highly trained... Read more >
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The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
Written by Mary Sanderson and Jim Odell
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583946695
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The Soft Tissue Release Handbook
Reducing Pain and Improving Performance
Written by Mary Sanderson and Jim Odell


Format: Trade Paperback, 192 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2013
Price: $32.95

For practitioners of massage therapy, sports massage, remedial massage, and physical therapy, soft tissue release is a powerful tool in treating chronic pain conditions such as shoulder impingement, tennis elbow, and iliotibial band friction syndrome. Soft tissue release also aids post-surgical recovery and is used in the treatment of highly trained... Read more >
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Mother Massage
Mother Massage
Written by Elaine Stillerman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307834393
Our Price: $11.99
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Mother Massage
A Handbook for Relieving the Discomforts of Pregnancy
Written by Elaine Stillerman


Format: eBook, 192 pages
On Sale: August 14, 2013
Price: $11.99

A Handbook for Relieving the Discomforts of Pregnancy

Massage is a sensuous, relaxing, and loving treatment that has the added bonus of being especially good for you. It’s the perfect way to reduce stress and promote general well-being. During pregnancy, your body is undergoing many changes, some of them stressful and discomforting... Read more >
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Body and Mature Behavior
A Study of Anxiety, Sex, Gravitation, and Learning
Written by Moshe Feldenkrais
Foreword by Carl Ginsburg, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $16.95

A victim of debilitating injuries, Moshe Feldenkrais was intimately aware of the link between bodily suffering and mental health. Through healing himself, he made revolutionary discoveries, culminating in the development of the method that now bears his name. In an intellectually rich and eloquent style, Feldenkrais delves into neurology, prehistory, child... Read more >
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Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume Two
The Sentient Embryo, Tissue Intelligence, and Trauma Resolution
Written by Franklyn Sills
Illustrated by Dominique Degranges
Contribution by Cherionna Menzam-Sills


Format: eBook, 672 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $24.95

Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics presents a comprehensive grounding in the clinical skills needed in a biodynamic approach to craniosacral therapy. Author Franklyn Sills places particular emphasis on developing what he terms "perceptual skills," diagnostic skills that enable the practitioner to perceive the subtle sensations and intuitive insights that are the groundwork... Read more >
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Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume Two
Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume Two
Written by Franklyn Sills, Illustrated by Dominique Degranges, Contribution by Cherionna Menzam-Sills
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944875
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Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume Two
The Sentient Embryo, Tissue Intelligence, and Trauma Resolution
Written by Franklyn Sills
Illustrated by Dominique Degranges
Contribution by Cherionna Menzam-Sills


Format: Trade Paperback, 672 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2012
Price: $35.00

Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics presents a comprehensive grounding in the clinical skills needed in a biodynamic approach to craniosacral therapy. Author Franklyn Sills places particular emphasis on developing what he terms "perceptual skills," diagnostic skills that enable the practitioner to perceive the subtle sensations and intuitive insights that are the groundwork... Read more >
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The Encyclopedia of Ayurvedic Massage

Written by John Douillard


Format: eBook, 320 pages
On Sale: November 13, 2012
Price: $19.95

Five thousand years old, Ayurvedic massage has been shown to still the mind and body by lowering metabolic rates and inspiring feelings of peace and calm. Often administered as a part of a three-, five-, or seven-day program, these treatments are an integral part of deep cleansing, rejuvenation, and life-extension Ayurvedic... Read more >
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Ortho-Bionomy
A Path to Self-Care
Written by Luann Overmyer
Foreword by Denise Deig


Format: eBook, 344 pages
On Sale: November 6, 2012
Price: $21.95

Ortho-Bionomy is based on the premise that the body inherently knows how to heal and self-correct, given the opportunity. This user-friendly self-help guide by one of the pioneers of the approach presents positions, postures, and movements designed to release tension and ease pain. Not only are the techniques simple to perform... Read more >
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Deep Tissue Massage, Revised Edition
A Visual Guide to Techniques
Written by Art Riggs
Foreword by Thomas W. Myers


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $32.95

Featuring more than 250 photographs and 50 anatomical drawings, Deep Tissue Massage is the standard guide to the essentials of touch, biomechanics, and positioning options for a multitude of strategies to treat all major conditions encountered in a bodywork practice.The book is divided into three sections. “Fundamentals” covers basic skills of... Read more >
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Spinal Manipulation Made Simple
A Manual of Soft Tissue Techniques
Written by Jeffrey Maitland
Photographed by Kelley Kirkpatrick


Format: eBook, 184 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $16.95

Written by an expert on alternative bodywork, this book presents techniques for manipulating the soft tissues of the back in a safe, simple manner. The method avoids the high velocity, low amplitude thrusting techniques employed by chiropractors. Instead, it utilizes the intuitive sense of somatic bodyworkers combined with the proven theory... Read more >
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Slow Sex Secrets: Lessons from the Master Masseur

Written by Adam Tokunaga


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $9.99

Have you had great sex? Oh, you may think you have, at times eliciting vocal responses or squirms of seeming pleasure from your partner. And in comparison to your peers, your intimate moments may be a step above the curve. But according to author of Slow Sex Secrets: Lessons from the... Read more >
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Out in the Open, Revised Edition
Out in the Open, Revised Edition
Written by R. Louis Schultz, Ph.D., Foreword by Marcelo Coutinho
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781583944363
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Out in the Open, Revised Edition
The Complete Male Pelvis
Written by R. Louis Schultz, Ph.D.
Foreword by Marcelo Coutinho


Format: Trade Paperback, 184 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $16.95

Out in the Open, Revised Edition: The Complete Male Pelvis offers a frank exploration of the male pelvic region from a cultural and scientific perspective. Focusing on pelvic structure and development, the book explains how male sexuality develops throughout a man's life—from birth onwards. An experienced Rolfer with an academic background... Read more >
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Out in the Open, Revised Edition
The Complete Male Pelvis
Written by R. Louis Schultz, Ph.D.
Foreword by Marcelo Coutinho


Format: eBook, 184 pages
On Sale: June 26, 2012
Price: $12.95

Out in the Open, Revised Edition: The Complete Male Pelvis offers a frank exploration of the male pelvic region from a cultural and scientific perspective. Focusing on pelvic structure and development, the book explains how male sexuality develops throughout a man's life—from birth onwards. An experienced Rolfer with an academic background... Read more >
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NeuroKinetic Therapy
An Innovative Approach to Manual Muscle Testing
Written by David Weinstock


Format: eBook, 152 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2012
Price: $18.95

NeuroKinetic Therapy is based on the premise that when an injury has occurred, certain muscles shut down or become inhibited, forcing other muscles to become overworked. This compensation pattern can create pain or tightness. By applying light pressure that the client then resists, the practitioner can evaluate the strength or weakness... Read more >
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Stillness
Biodynamic Cranial Practice and the Evolution of Consciousness
Written by Charles Ridley


Format: eBook, 264 pages
On Sale: May 29, 2012
Price: $15.95

Charles Ridley is known for having refined a version of biodynamic craniosacral work that is nonmedical and nonmechanical. In Stillness, he clarifies the three fundamental types of this work — biomechanical, functional, and biodynamic. He explains the requirements and pitfalls of each model, and how to discern the differences and similarities... Read more >
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Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume One
The Breath of Life and Fundamental Skills
Written by Franklyn Sills
Illustrated by Dominique Degranges
Foreword by Michael Kern


Format: eBook, 424 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $24.95

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST) is commonly seen as the spiritual approach to craniosacral therapy (CST); in fact, BCST as taught by Franklyn Sills, the pioneer in the field, is quite different from conventional CST. Biodynamic work is based on the development of perceptual skills where the practitioner learns to become sensitive... Read more >
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Accupressure's Potent Points
Accupressure's Potent Points
Written by Michael Reed Gach, Ph.D.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307794031
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Accupressure's Potent Points
A Guide to Self-Care for Common Ailments
Written by Michael Reed Gach, Ph.D.


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2011
Price: $17.99

With your hands you have potential to relieve everyday aches, pains and ailments without taking drugs, to improve your health, and to increase your vitality. Acupressure is an ancient healing art that uses the fingers to stimulate key points on the skin that, in turn, activate the body's natural self-healing processes... Read more >
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Unwinding the Belly
Healing with Gentle Touch
Written by Allison Post and Stephen Cavaliere
Foreword by Robert P. Turner, M.D.


Format: eBook, 200 pages
On Sale: October 18, 2011
Price: $17.99

Addressing a wide range of conditions, including digestive problems, anxiety, and depression, this handy guide helps readers reclaim basic health by using proven techniques to reconnect with their bodies. The authors show how to tap into the body/spirit's intuitive center and perform simple, quick exercises to heal. Twenty-seven line drawings and... Read more >
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Wisdom in the Body
The Craniosacral Approach to Essential Health
Written by Michael Kern
Foreword by Franklyn Sills


Format: eBook, 360 pages
On Sale: August 30, 2011
Price: $24.95

Accumulations of life stresses—physical injuries, emotional and psychological stresses, birth traumas, and toxicity—can become imprinted in the tissues, acting like a videotape that is replayed whenever stimulated. Biodynamic craniosacral therapy aims to resolve the trapped forces that underlie and drive these trauma-based patterns of disease and suffering in body and mind... Read more >
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Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume One
Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume One
Written by Franklyn Sills, Contribution by Cherionna Menzam, Ph.D., Foreword by Michael Kern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439254
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Foundations in Craniosacral Biodynamics, Volume One
The Breath of Life and Fundamental Skills
Written by Franklyn Sills
Contribution by Cherionna Menzam, Ph.D.
Foreword by Michael Kern


Format: Trade Paperback, 424 pages
On Sale: March 22, 2011
Price: $35.00

Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (BCST) is commonly seen as the spiritual approach to craniosacral therapy (CST); in fact, BCST as taught by Franklyn Sills, the pioneer in the field, is quite different from conventional CST. Biodynamic work is based on the development of perceptual skills where the practitioner learns to become sensitive... Read more >
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Fascial Release for Structural Balance
Fascial Release for Structural Balance
Written by Thomas Myers and James Earls
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781556439377
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Fascial Release for Structural Balance

Written by Thomas Myers and James Earls


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: November 9, 2010
Price: $34.95

Fascia, the soft tissue surrounding muscles, bones, and organs, plays a crucial role in supporting the body. By learning to intelligently manipulate it, a bodyworker or therapist can help clients with many chronic conditions, providing immediate pain relief as well as reducing ongoing aches and pains. In Fascial Release for Structural... Read more >
Infant Massage--Revised Edition
Infant Massage--Revised Edition
Written by Vimala Schneider McClure
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307574794
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Infant Massage--Revised Edition
A Handbook for Loving Parents
Written by Vimala Schneider McClure


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: May 5, 2010
Price: $14.99

Discover the gentle art of Infant Massage...

In this completely updated version of her renowned classic, Vimala McClure, founder of the International Association of Infant Massage, and its premier proponent in the United States, helps you master the techniques of infant massage so you can incorporate this joyful and wonderful healing art... Read more >
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The Easy Massage Workbook
The Easy Massage Workbook
Written by Clare Harris
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781844839131
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The Easy Massage Workbook
A complete Massage Class in a Book
Written by Clare Harris


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: February 1, 2010
Price: $14.95

Learning how to give a massage has never been easier! With this comprehensive workbook, it's simple to master a variety of basic techniques (stroking, kneading, knuckling, friction) and routines. In addition to instructions for a full-body massage, there are focused ones for such common ailments as backaches, tension headaches, and eyestrain... Read more >
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