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Amma therapy a complete textbook of oriental bodywork and medical principles by Tina Sohn

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Published by Healing Arts Press in Rochester, Vt .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Massage.,
  • Medicine, Chinese.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 404-408) and index.

StatementTina Sohn and Robert Sohn.
ContributionsSohn, Robert C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA780.5 .S64 1996
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 426 p. :
Number of Pages426
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL983335M
ISBN 100892814888
LC Control Number96021032

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An Amazing Book for the Oriental Bodywork Therapist, Janu Reviewer: Bergstrom from Menomonie Wisconsin USA Of course I'm prejudice because of this is the text for ourschool [online] but this book that explainsthe complex style of Amma is an amazing reference for just about anyone interested in hands on techniques in Oriental. B 75 or 60 minute Amma Therapy treatments. Amma Therapy techniques include both deep-tissue manipulation that is used in other forms of therapeutic massage and the stimulation of Qi movement that is the basis of Chinese medicine. Amma Therapy addresses problems from a multisystem, multidirectional point of view. The cover of Anma Tebiki Anma was popularised in the seventeenth century by acupuncturist Sugiyama Waichi, and around the same time the first books on the subject, including Fujibayashi Ryohaku's Anma Tebiki ("Manual of Anma"), appeared. The Fujibayashi school is the foundation of modern anma.

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