A Practical Guide to Acupoints presents a wealth of carefully researched information and a wide range of approaches to treatment. It forms a complete guide that is equally valuable for students and practitioners. Num Pages: 360 pages, 280 colour images. BIC Classification: MQS; MX. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly; (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 274 x 214 x 22. Weight in Grams: 974. . 2004. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: A clear understanding of the location and function of acupoints is crucial for acupuncturists as well as shiatsu practitioners, massage therapists, and other bodyworkers. In this exceptionally well-illustrated, user-friendly manual, Chris Jarmey and Ilaira Bouratinos provide comprehensive and up-to-date information for anyone utilizing acupoints in their therapeutic work. Offering unparalleled detail that goes far beyond what is currently available, A Practical Guide to Acupoints gives specialists the information required for practicing with greater understanding and confidence. This unique book contains not only essential information on the anatomical locations of points and the applicable acupuncture techniques. It describes other pertinent methods of treatment and delineates larger areas where the points can be activated by manual pressure, guasha, magnet therapy, moxibustion and cupping.
About the Author: The late Chris Jarmey, M.C.S.P., D.S., M.R.S.S., taught shiatsu, qigong, bodywork therapy, and anatomy, and was the founder of the European Shiatsu School. He was the author of many books on anatomy and bodywork, including The Concise Book of Muscles and Shiatsu - The Complete Guide. Ilaira Bouratinos, Dip.Ac. D.S., received her diploma in acupuncture from the London School of Acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine and subsequently founded the Oriental Medicine and Shiatsu Training Centre in Athens, Greece. She teaches acupuncture, shiatsu, and a variety of other bodywork methods, both in Greece and internationally.
Title: Practical Guide to Acu-points
Publisher: Lotus Publishing
Book Condition: New
Book Description Lotus Pub, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0954318846
Book Description Lotus Pub, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020954318846
Book Description Lotus Pub, 2004. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110954318846