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[19 Jul 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

Learn Massage Free!
17 classes taught by Will Green, the founding President of the International MassageAssociation, with over 30,000 hours of experience! Experience counts!
All of the classes demonstrated on this web site are free with absolutely no
obligation to buy anything else. We simply want to bless you,
and any donations to this work are greatly appreciated.
 

Introduction.
Let’s prevent sickness and disease!
The better you feel about yourself, the healthier you become. There are things you can do to improve your own self-image. Will gives you some ideas that have helped him become …

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[19 Jul 2011 | 13 Comments | ]

Learn the tools of the trade!
Finger pads, fingertip pads, entire palm surfaces, knuckle pads and elbows — these are the tools of the trade. Understand them and how to properly use them. Learn of the work of Dr. Tiffany Field at the Touch Research Institute, part of the University of Miami Medical School. Discover the art of HAPTICS, a basis of massage.

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[19 Jul 2011 | 8 Comments | ]

Understand muscle function!
Learn the difference between intrinsic and extrinsic muscles. Discover Dr. Ida Rolf and her amazing understanding of muscles. Connect with one of her students. One of her best students was Miraa Neill of Gainesville, Florida.

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[19 Jul 2011 | One Comment | ]

Understand muscle makeup!
How is a muscle constructed and how are muscle fibers lubricated? How do muscles work? Watch fountain straws demonstate the construction of muscle fibers and tendons. A healthy muscle is like a sponge that is full of water, soft, strong, and pliable — like a new leaf in the spring

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[19 Jul 2011 | 9 Comments | ]

Use your weight instead of your strength!
Strength has nothing to do with the ability to give a great massage! Some of the smallest women give the best massages because they know the secrets of weight transfer and lean into their tools, their hands, with all of their body weight.
Posture can determine the value of the massage you give, because you transfer tension or relaxation through your touch. Touch is commuication! Watch actual muscle fiber being massaged through the skin and under it. You may want to practice on a chicken …

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[19 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

Recipient structural positioning!
Learn the secrets of proper reclipient positioning by aligning the spinal curves using pillows, the MAT, or the BodyCushion. Positioning those who are getting a massage properly makes your work become very easy using less effort, and they get a much better experience.

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[19 Jul 2011 | 4 Comments | ]

Where do you find a massage table?
CustomCraftworks builds the best table. E-bay has the lowest prices on massage tables and massage chairs. Don’t have a massage table? We’ll show you how to get creative and even build one!

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[19 Jul 2011 | 4 Comments | ]

Begin a massage!
Will shows you just how easy it can be. Always keep both hands in contact with your loved ones. Get to know them through the sheet and let them get acquainted with your touch. Be sure to mold your hands to their body, connect with them.

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[19 Jul 2011 | 6 Comments | ]

Relieve tension headaches!
Over 50% of all primary care physician’s visits are for headaches and most are tension headaches. This is the De-Stress Massage that is needed by everyone! You can even do this one on yourself and alleviate any headache.

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[19 Jul 2011 | 3 Comments | ]

Alleviate lower back pain!
Learn to lengthen the lower back, and pain will leave and not return! Massage and easy traction add up to full lower back relaxation. Learn about R.E.A.C.H., which stands for Realize Extension Actually Creates Health.