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bodywork

1. the external shell of a motor vehicle
2. any form of therapy in which parts of the body are manipulated, such as massage
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They range from active therapies, where the dancer is led in a movement form (Pilates, Yoga, Gyrotonics[R], Body-Mind Centering[R], Alexander Technique[R], or Zena Rommett Floor-Barre Technique[R]) to the passive forms, where a bodyworker treats a dancer by using physical touch (Myofascial Release, The Trager Approach, and Cranio Sacral Therapy).
The bodyworkers and the psychotherapist worked in concert to facilitate his efforts to attend to the painful part of his body as if it were a person.
Most bodyworkers are people outside the traditional health-care professions, such as nursing or physical therapy.
Bodyworkers are trained to recognise the connective web and are skilled in releasing problem areas.
Florida law mandates Massage Therapists and Bodyworkers to renew their licenses biennially (every two years).
Ivana is a professor in veterinary anatomy and physiology and travels the world doing whole horse dissections for vets, bodyworkers, farriers and horse owners.
Today most bodyworkers and energy therapists take as a fact the concept that trauma is absorbed and stored in the body and can be unblocked by correcting the energy flow.
The theme Quality of Life: Healthy Ageing Naturally has been richly embraced by naturopaths, herbalists, homeopaths, specialised bodyworkers, psychotherapists, academics and medical practitioners.
Bodyworkers can receive continuing education credit for participation.
There are some great bodyworkers, psychics, 'readers' and healers who have been drawn to the area which itself is gaining a worldwide reputation as having healing qualities.
Having once taken many months to recover from a work injury, veteran massage therapist Braun offers colleagues, bodyworkers, and others whose work involves repetitive use of their hands, how to guard against injury.
Breema bodyworkers practice the principles in their daily lives to help raise their own awareness of and connection between mind, body, and feelings.