A Practical Guide to Natural Health with Acupressure Touch and Massage
This Paperback edition of the profound Touch for Health Manual, includes Updated Colour Photographs and Illustrations.
With over ½ million copies in print since 1973 John Thie's Touch for Health started a phenomenon that has flourished worldwide and has helped more than 10 million people in over 40 countries restore their natural healing energies and enjoy vibrant health through his unique treatment of posture and muscle balancing that combines simple aspects of acupressure touch and massage.
TFH Complete Edition contains the complete IKC curriculum, as well as Dr. Thie's expanded writing on Goal Setting, Muscle Testing, Holistic Energy Balancing, Interviewing and History Taking, and the Use of Metaphor and the Dialogue Process to enhance the depth, meaning, effectiveness and FUN of TFH energy balancing. Photographs of muscle testing include standing AND Lying down tests, the illustrations of the reflex points include both muscles and bones for landmarks so that the points are easily located.
From this book you will learn the techniques that chiropractors, alternative health specialists, athletic trainers and massage therapists have found invaluable in preventive health-care treatment - the body heals itself.
The Energy and Power of Meridians; The Balancing Process; Neuro-lymphatic Massage Points for Pain Relief; Touch Reflexes for Muscle Strengthening; Pain Tapping Points; Alarm Points; Emotional Stress Relief and much, much more.
About the Authors
John Thie, DC was president of the Touch For Health Foundation after having led the Thie Chiropractic Clinic for 35 years as a director in Pasadena, California. With degrees from USC, the Los Angeles College of Chiropractic, and UCLA, he served on the faculties of many Southern California universities, where his treatment and technique gained recognition throughout the world. Despite his recent passing in 2005, Touch for Health will live forever in the hearts of his colleagues and practitioners for years to come.
Matthew Thie collaborated directly with his father since 1996, developing healing protocols, writing articles, and working with students.
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