Nurturing Massage for Pregnancy A Practical Guide to Bodywork for the Perinatal Cycle

ISBN-10: 0781767539
ISBN-13: 9780781767538
Edition: 2010
Authors: Leslie Stager
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Description: Nurturing Massage for Pregnancy is a textbook for massage students and certified massage therapists who treat clients who are pregnant or in labor, or who have recently given birth. The book focuses on general soft-tissue and Swedish massage and  More...

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Book details

List price: $52.99
Copyright year: 2010
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 12/23/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 288
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.50" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 1.496
Language: English

Nurturing Massage for Pregnancy is a textbook for massage students and certified massage therapists who treat clients who are pregnant or in labor, or who have recently given birth. The book focuses on general soft-tissue and Swedish massage and assumes the reader is already familiar with those techniques as well as the basics of kinesiology and anatomy and physiology. The book also integrates myofascial release and trigger point techniques, as well as occasional complementary bodywork methodologies, such as the use of breath and visualizations, acupressure, aromatherapy, and hydrotherapy.

Preface
Pregnancy
Massage During Pregnancy: A Unique Opportunity
Physiological and Emotional Changes During Pregnancy
Postural and Muscular Adaptations Related to Pregnancy
Precautions and Contraindications for Bodywork During Pregnancy
General Massage for Pregnancy
Common Complaints During Pregnancy
Bodywork in Preparation for Birth
Birth
Supporting Women During Labor and Birth
Massage for the Stages of Labor
Common Complaints During Labor
Postpartum Period
Reincorporation: The Postpartum Period
Bodywork for the Postpartum Client
Massage After Birth-Related Surgery
Online
Reference List Of Contraindications
Resources For The Practitioner
Glossary
Index

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