Practical Reflexology: Interpretation and Techniques / Edition 1

Practical Reflexology: Interpretation and Techniques / Edition 1

by Susan Watson, Valerie Voner
     
 

The study and practice of reflexology today requires a text that provides both training and resource material. This book offers practical application and in-depth knowledge that is relevant to acquiring proficiency in reflexology. Illustrations were chosen to support the discussion of technique while providing an overall review of how reflexology affects each

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Overview

The study and practice of reflexology today requires a text that provides both training and resource material. This book offers practical application and in-depth knowledge that is relevant to acquiring proficiency in reflexology. Illustrations were chosen to support the discussion of technique while providing an overall review of how reflexology affects each system including key pathologies within the body systems. The goal was to provide a vehicle that smoothly transports the reader to fulfillment be it as instructor or student.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780073510958
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Higher Education
Publication date:
03/03/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
9.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction

Part 1: Introduction to Reflexology

Chapter 1: The Principles of Reflexology

Chapter 2: Principles of Anatomy, Physiology, and Reflexology

Chapter 3: Anatomy and Pathologies of the Foot

Chapter 4: Mapping the Feet

Chapter 5: Relaxation Techniques for the Foot

Chapter 6: Tools of Technique for Reflexology

Chapter 7: Ethics, Business, and Documentation Procedures

Part 2: Body Systems

Chapter 8: Integumentary System

Chapter 9: Musculoskeltal Systems

Chapter 10: Nervous System

Chapter 11: Sensory Organs

Chapter 12: Endocrine System

Chapter 13: Cardiovascular System

Chapter 14: Lymphatic System

Chapter 15: Respiratory System

Chapter 16: Digestive System

Chapter 17: Urinary System

Chapter 18: Reproductive System

Quick Guides

Quick Guide A: Reflexology for Specific Issues

Quick guide B: Step-by-Step Reflexology Sessions

Quick Guide C: Reflexology Techniques for Special Conditions of the Foot

Quick Guide D: Reflexology Associations, Schools, and Websites

Reference Resources

Glossary

Index

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