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By Corinna Somma

Published by Pearson

Published Date: Mar 30, 2006

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Title Page and Quotes




Part 1: Introduction to Shiatsu Theory 

Chapter 1: History of Shiatsu


Chapter 2: Qi and Meridians


Chapter 3: Yin Yang


Chapter 4: The Five Elements


Chapter 5: The Zang Fu Organ System


Chapter 6: The Eight Principle Patterns and Kyo Jitsu


Chapter 7: Acupoints


Chapter 8: Complementary Modalities


Chapter 9: Practice Preliminaries


Part 2: Introduction to Shiatsu Practice


Chapter 10: Intro to Prone Upper Body Protocol


Chapter 11: Intro to Prone Lower Body Protocol


Chapter 12: Intro to Supine Lower Body Protocol


Chapter 13: Intro to Supine Upper Body Protocol


Chapter 14: Intro to Ampuku Protocol


Chapter 15: Intro to Sidelying Protocol


Chapter 16: Intro to Seated Protocol


Chapter 17: Intro to Moxabustion and Gua Sha


Chapter 18: Intro to Qi Gong Exercises


Appendix 1: Glossary of Acupoints

Appendix 2: Answers to Study Questions

Appendix 3: Answers to Tests

Appendix 4: Resources



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