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Tables of Contents for Tappan's Handbook of Healing Massage Techniques
Chapter/Section Title
Page #
Page Count
Contributors
ix
2
Preface
xi
4
Acknowledgments
xv
 
PART I GENERAL INFORMATION
3
74
1 Introduction
3
8
2 History of Massage
11
20
3 Effects, Benefits, and Indications
31
16
4 Endangerment Sites, Contraindications, and Cautions
47
10
5 General Principles for Giving Massage
57
20
PART II CLASSIC WESTERN MASSAGE
77
114
6 Classic Western Massage Techniques
77
30
7 Joint Movements
107
26
8 Classic Full-Body Massage
133
20
9 Application to Parts of the Body
153
38
PART III CONTEMPORARY MASSAGE AND BODYWORK
191
52
10 Polarity Therapy
191
20
Beverly Shoenberger
11 Myofascial Techniques
211
6
12 Trigger Points
217
8
13 Manual Lymph Drainage
225
8
14 Foot Reflexology
233
10
PART IV ASIAN BODYWORK TRADITIONS
243
68
15 Finger Pressure to Acupuncture Points
243
26
Frances M. Tappan
16 Amma, Traditional Japanese Massage
269
14
Gary Bernard
17 Shiatsu: An Overview
283
12
Pauline E. Sasaki
18 Jin Shin Do(R)
295
16
Jasmine Ellen Wolf
Iona Marsaa Teeguarden
PART V APPLICATIONS OF MASSAGE
311
56
19 Sports and Fitness
311
6
20 Mother and Child
317
8
21 Workplace Wellness
325
6
22 Mental and Emotional Wellness
331
6
23 Healthy Aging
337
6
24 Terminally III and Dying
343
4
25 Massage in Medical Settings
347
10
26 The Art of Healing Touch
357
10
Frances M. Tappan
PART VI SUPPLEMENTAL LEARNING MATERIALS
367
26
Appendix A Summary Charts of Comparative Techniques
367
6
Appendix B Organizations and Publications
373
2
Appendix C Boards Administering Massage Practice Laws
375
4
Appendix D Performance Evaluation Forms
379
8
Appendix E Health History Forms for Massage Therapy
387
6
Glossary
393
6
Bibliography
399
6
Index
405