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Healing massage : a simple approach / Marsha Jelonek Walker, Jonathan D. Walker.

By: Walker, Marsha Jelonek.
Contributor(s): Walker, Jonathan D.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Nurse as healer series: Publisher: Albany, NY : Delmar Learning, c2003Description: xx, 524 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0766806928; 9780766806924.Subject(s): Touch -- Therapeutic use | Massage therapy | Healing | MassageDDC classification: 615.8/22
Contents:
Pt. I. Massage as a Healing Tool -- Ch. 1. The Healing Power of Touch -- Ch. 2. Massage and its Role in Nursing -- Ch. 3. The Physical, Mental, and Emotional Benefits of Massage: Direct Experience and Research Studies -- Pt. II. Simple Massage Techniques that Work -- Ch. 4. Creating a Healing Environment -- Ch. 5. Before you Begin -- Ch. 6. Massage Routine, Without Lotion -- Ch. 7. Massage Routine, with Lotion -- Ch. 8. Practical Considerations -- Pt. III. Massage as a Bridge for Connecting -- Ch. 9. Psychoneuroimmunology, the Bodymind Connection, and Massage -- Ch. 10. Techniques for Choosing Thoughts and Feelings -- Ch. 11. The Energy Field, Spirituality, and Connection -- Ch. 12. Heart Touch: Love as Connector -- Ch. 13. Giving the Massage with Heart.
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Book University of Texas At Tyler
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RZ401 .W356 2003 (Browse shelf) Available 0000001798974

Includes bibliographical references (p. 495-514) and index.

Pt. I. Massage as a Healing Tool -- Ch. 1. The Healing Power of Touch -- Ch. 2. Massage and its Role in Nursing -- Ch. 3. The Physical, Mental, and Emotional Benefits of Massage: Direct Experience and Research Studies -- Pt. II. Simple Massage Techniques that Work -- Ch. 4. Creating a Healing Environment -- Ch. 5. Before you Begin -- Ch. 6. Massage Routine, Without Lotion -- Ch. 7. Massage Routine, with Lotion -- Ch. 8. Practical Considerations -- Pt. III. Massage as a Bridge for Connecting -- Ch. 9. Psychoneuroimmunology, the Bodymind Connection, and Massage -- Ch. 10. Techniques for Choosing Thoughts and Feelings -- Ch. 11. The Energy Field, Spirituality, and Connection -- Ch. 12. Heart Touch: Love as Connector -- Ch. 13. Giving the Massage with Heart.

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