Basic Types of Massage

EASTERN VS. WESTERN; TRADITIONAL VS. MODERN ECLECTIC Massage therapy initially separates into two basic types: Eastern and Western. The latter form is also referred to as Chinese, Japanese or Asian. While the two formats have commonalities, there are also differences. This is not simply a question of origin. It is a matter of philosophy. Western … Read More


Massage Terminology

The following pages will help guide you through the world of Massage Therapy. They include basic terms and types of Massage Therapy. These include some forms not mentioned in or only referred to in the preceding chapters. The list is alphabetical in an attempt to facilitate the process. Acupressure: A method of Chinese Traditional Massage … Read More