TRADITIONAL THAI BODYWORK
Margaret Y. Chojin
Diplomate Asiasn Bodywork Therapy (NCCAOM)
Certified Practitioner Zen Shiatsu, Tuina (AOBTA)
MELROSE AND ANDOVER
Tuina has been used in China for over 2000 years
to realign musculoskeletal and ligamentous
relationships as well as establish harmonious flow
of energy through the body.
This is accomplished through the use of various
hand techniques and manipulations including
(but not limited to) kneading, rolling, pressing,
stretching, pushing and grasping.
A Zen shiatsu treatment uses the theories of
Traditional Chinese Medicine to relieve stress,
muscular tension, aches, pains while balancing
the body's delicate energetic system through
the manipulation of meridians (energy conduits
that run throughout the body).
Thai Bodywork is based in Ayurvedic medicine,
Buddhist spiritual practice and yoga. It uses a combination
of rocking, stretching and acupressure to loosen and
open joints, stretch muscles and tone internal organs.
Tuina, Shiatsu and Thai techniques are used in a treatment
to induce deep relaxation, increase energy flow throughout
the body through energetic balance and musculoskeletal