Brings together common forms of bodywork with a focus on an important and challenging area of practice. This book illustrates how massage can be safely adapted for patients and dispels some misconceptions about working with people who have cancer. It is useful for qualified massage and bodywork therapists in expanding their knowledge and skills.
- Limba : Engleza
- Cuprins : Section 1: Key Themes 1. Cancer and Its treatments 2. Integrative Practice 3. Evaluating the Evidence 4. Professional and Potent Practice 5. Working with the Denied Body 6. Body Psychotherapy in Cancer Care 7. Therapist as Teacher Section 2: Practitioners at Work 8. The HEARTS process 9. Massage and Essential Oils in Haemato-oncology 10. Collaborative Working 11. Shiatsu for Symptom Management 12. Lymphoedema 13. Massage & Spinal Cord Compression 14. Creative Approaches to Reflexology 15. Adapting Chair Massage 16. Being Met with Care: Massage Work with Vulnerable Patients
- Data Publicarii : 29 Sep 2006
- Format : Paperback
- Numar pagini : 272
- ISBN : 9780443100314