Glossary: About My Practice
TCM:Traditional Chinese Medicine treats the cause not the
Yang:Represents opposite but complementary qualities. Each thing or
phenomenon could be itself and its contrary. Yin contains a seed of yang, so
that it can transform into yang and yang contains a seed of yin, so as to
transform into yin. One cannot exist without the other.
Five Element Theory:The basic qualities of natural
phenomena or movements and nature. They can transform into one another and generate each
other. They represent a naturalistic view of the problems within the body &
mind and disease as being caused by life style.
Qi: Yin & Yang Life Energy Flow within the
Life Flow Energy Channel.
Tsubo: Key Points close to the Surface
of the Skin that can affect a change within the body.
Fire * Earth * Metal *Water * Wood
Heart Spleen Lung
The practitioner is
able to access the distribution of the body's qi and affect its flow. It
is based on the assessment of the physical, mental, emotional, and
energetic condition of the receiver and uses a variety of manual manipulation
techniques to stimulate and manipulate the flow of qi and blood
within the meridians and tsubos to remove blockages that can correct
and prevent problems, which promotes self-healing within the body and
restores health and well-being. By replenishing and harmonizing the vital
energy of the body to balance and strengthen the body, mind, soul and
spirit, health is maintained.
Negative emotions cause a
disruption in the body's energy system (qi). And unresolved negative emotions
are the major contribution to pain and disease. Positive wellness is the
cornerstone of your quality of life.
and is the oldest form of massage in the Orient and the world.
It gave birth to shiatsu tuina and swedish massage. It is based on
the principles of Oriental Chinese Medicine theory using manual
manipulation techniques to stimulate key points on the skin's surface to
promote the body's natural self-healing abilities.
TuiNa is a
more specialized form of Chinese massage utilizing rhythmic compression,
manual and other techniques along the meridian lines and tsubos that manipulate
the body's energy flow and lubricate the joints. It focuses on specific
problems which allows work to be done on the chi energy on a deeper
level. It is considered to be Asian medical and sports massage being more
therapeutic than relaxing in nature and most like conventional western
Japanese form of manual pressure therapy rooted in ancient Chinese
Medicine philosophy which is a shorter form of anma. It combines
manual techniques and stretching along the meridian lines with
the intent to manipulate and stimulate them in order to balance the
chi energy within the body, so as to heal and restore health and
Acupressure Massage (jin
shin do) is Chinese manual manipulation utilizing Oriental Chinese
Medicine theory to treat the physical, mental, and emotional problems
within the receiver's body by using finger pressure on specific
tsubos along the meridian lines to remove blockages and balance
the Qi energy, which will strengthen, rejuvenate and restore health and
Japanese Facelift & Toning
Facial Massage (ko bi do) an ancient way of beauty that utilizes acupressure
to treat the surface and deep facial tissues, tsubos and meridians in
conjunction with a three stage procedure, which is the most powerful method for
the prevention and treatment of age spots and wrinkles.
Oriental Hand & Foot
Reflexology (zoku shin do) It is an ancient healing art based on the belief
that the feet and hands are mirrors of the body, and by applying
pressure and massaging specific areas it can correct
distortions and reduce or eliminate general imbalances in the qi to alleviate
ailments in corresponding areas of the body.
Reiki Healing or Distance
Healing Session: is a Japanese spiritual practice that supports personal development
and natural healing and increases the flow of a person’s supply of life energy.
manipulations of the muscles and soft tissues of the body for the purpose of
obtaining and maintaining health that are based on ancient principles.
Swedish Massage is a
relaxing full-body massage that releases tension and increases the circulation
within the muscles.
Deep-Tissue Massage is a
full-body massage that focuses on the deeper layers of muscles within
the body. First warming up the superficial layers and then applying a stronger
pressure with a variety of techniques to the targeted muscles that need to
Medical Massage can
address and work on a particular problem within the body in a variety of ways.
Sports Massage helps
to get the muscles ready for increased activity and can also help to relax the
body after increased activity.
Pre-Natal Massage is a
relaxing soothing massage for women who are pass their third month to help keep
the muscles in shape by relaxing them and increasing circulation. Great for
mom-to-be and baby.
Holistic Health& Wellness Life Coaching:Utilizing my holistic path and knowledge, leading you into a more natural way to live a positive healthy life.
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