Deep Tissue Sculpting is a comprehensive manual that synthesizes biomechanical research, functional anatomy, and precise techniques with an intuitive and artistic attitude. This synthesis creates a therapeutic modality that invites physical and emotional integration.
This manual focuses on teaching sensitive, yet effective touch and efficient body mechanics. It integrates deep tissue sculpting with other soft tissue, neuromuscular, and massage therapy modalities. All practitioners will enhance their effectiveness with the body mechanics, body psychology, structural principles, lifestyle considerations, biomechanical research and exercise included.
Table of Contents
Chapter 1: Perspectives on Deep Tissue Sculpting
Chapter 2: Basic Principles of Deep Tissue Sculpting
Chapter 3: Structural Alignment and the Role of Injury and Illness in Back and Neck Pain
Chapter 4: Body/Mind: The Role of Emotions in Chronic Tension and Pain
Chapter 5: How to Sculpt
Chapter 6: Health Maintenance for the Practitioner's Hands and Body
Chapter 7: Deep Tissue Sculpting Session for the Back
Chapter 8: Deep Tissue Sculpting Session for the Low Back and Abdomen
Chapter 9: Deep Tissue Sculpting Session for the Neck and Shoulders
Chapter 10: Full Body Sculpting and Applications to Other Body Areas
Chapter 11: Integrating Deep Tissue Sculpting into a Practice
Chapter 12: Customizing Sculpting for Individual Client Needs