Shiatsu originated in Japan rooted in Traditional Chinese medicine. This physical therapy aims to return balance to the body and can provide not just physical benefit but psychological, emotional and even spiritual support.
The central concept in Oriental medicine is that physical problems are a result of obstructions in the flow of energy through Meridians. Meridians can be best understood as pathways for the circulation of energy, which exists in everyone. Among Complementary therapies shiatsu occupies a unique space, A physical bodywork that aims to bring about balance.
Shiatsu can be deeply relaxing or profoundly dynamic, depending on what is required by the receiver. Regular treatments can help alleviate stress and illness and maintain good health and well-being. Shiatsu can also be beneficial in the treatment of injury.
Techniques used include, finger and thumb pressure, elbow, knee and foot work (Barefoot Shiatsu), Rotations and stretches.
Treatment £25 30, £40 60 mins.
For more information on how Shiatsu can help you, please contact us.