Californian massage appeared in the early 70s, with the advent of the types of therapy that promotes the release of the shell body, feelings and human potential development. Esalen massage inspired by Margaret Elke created Californian massage technique, popularized since the '80s.
Californian massage is a global approach that aims to both relieve stress, and lifting a conscious psihocorporale. Movements using long, slow and fluid, allowing a deep physical and mental relaxation. Dividing the gentle slope, the links of maneuvers to relieve tension and enhance deeper emotions can issue submitted to the memory body. As the person massaged to abandon this experience, the more her own nonverbal communication opens a Californian massage, qualifying it as "reaching the heart."
From a therapeutic standpoint, Californian massage is improving chronic pain, muscle pain in fibromyalgia, and other joint diseases. California is used in massage oil and session typically lasts an hour. Person is naked, lying on the floor or massage table. Practitioner to invite the person massaged and feel the tensions and emotions and to abandon the trip inland. Technique involves many maneuvers to slow start by smoothing followed by pressure and slippery smooth, becoming deeper in the more tense the body.
Californian massage can be recognized under various names: massage harmonic, neurosensory, holistic or sensitive, sensitive massage Californian massage inspired by Gestalt and Gestalt psychotherapy used to focus on individual body as a whole and aims to develop human potential.
By Maria Morari
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