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Name: Swedish Massage for the Back: Step by Step Instructions for the Beginner.
ID: m35054
Language: English (en)
Summary: Swedish Massage is a technique for inducing muscle relaxation and improving the circulation which uses three basic strokes. Effleurage (long sweeping strokes); Petrissage (kneading); and tapotement (tapping). This module is a suggested sequence of massage steps incorporating these three basic strokes which may assist the beginner massage practitioner to develop flow in their massage practice.
Subject: Social Sciences
Keywords: Beginners, Sequence, Swedish Massage
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Jennifer De Goursat (jenniferjewell5809@gmail.com)
Copyright Holders: Jennifer De Goursat (jenniferjewell5809@gmail.com)
Maintainers: Jennifer De Goursat (jenniferjewell5809@gmail.com)

Latest version: 1.1 (history)
First publication date: Aug 9, 2010 8:49 pm -0500
Last revision to module: Aug 9, 2010 9:41 pm -0500

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Version: 1.1 Aug 9, 2010 9:41 pm -0500 by Jennifer De Goursat
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