Learn Massage For Lovers, Friends And Family

Discover how easy massage techniques can be a path to happier relationships, better marriages and grateful friends.
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  • Lectures 12
  • Contents Video: 2 hours
  • Skill Level All Levels
  • Languages English
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About This Course

Published 12/2012 English

Course Description

Massage Training: Learn Massage for Lovers, Friends and Family is a video training course which gets you on the fast track to improving your relationships through easy and enjoyable massage skills. Not only will you create better relationships, but also generate well-being, good will and gratitude among friends and family. The author has 14 years of experience in teaching massage therapy.

This massage training course is not intended for professional massage therapists, but for anyone who wants to learn effective ways to create intimacy, trust, joy, and meaning in their relationship through the magic of skilled touch.

This massage training course consists of 12 modules with more than two hours of video training. By the end of the training you will be able to work on the feet, legs, hips, back, abdomen, head and face.

The setting is presented in a way that does not require a massage table. The techniques can be done with your partner sitting in a chair or lying on a floor mat or on the bed, and they can be done with your partner undressed or fully dressed. You don't need to use oil either.

The author of this massage training course has created the best relationship of his life by applying the principles in this course. Both he and his wife work with each other regularly and have brought a new level of understanding, gratitude, goodwill and harmony into their lives.

Take this Massage Training course and learn massage for lovers, friends and family.

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What are the requirements?

  • You will not need anything to practice this massage training. All techniques can be done in a setting which you already have. No massage table or oil is needed.

What am I going to get from this course?

  • By the end of this course you will be able to massage your partner's feet, legs, abdomen, arms, shoulders, neck, head and face.
  • You will learn easy and highly effective techniques to help your partner with aches and pains, or make them feel as if they just went to massage heaven.

What is the target audience?

  • You do not need any previous massage experience. This training is suitable for anyone who would like a new and highly effective way to improve your relationships through the magic of touch.

What you get with this course?

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Curriculum

Section 1: Massaging The Neck
14:04
This module introduces the course and explains the many ways how it can be used.
Then you will learn neck massage techniques while you are sitting in a chair behind your partner. This position is useful when you are watching a movie, for example. 
All positions in the course are designed to be used in everyday situations without special arrangements like a massage table.


13:17
In this module you will learn how to use your thumbs, your fingertips, your knuckles, your palms, and the edge of your hand. You can use a variety of techniques like squeezing, circling, wiggling, lifting and rolling. 

Between the different parts of your hands and the various techniques you can create a delightful sensation for your partner. However don't think that you have to use all techniques all of the time. Just pick and choose the ones that you like best and that are the easiest to apply for you. You can always add more techniques later.
Remember, this is supposed to be fun, not straining over techniques.
14:10
In this module you will learn how to work with oil on the neck and shoulder area.
You will also learn how to stretch and move the shoulders and upper back to create more flexibility and better range of motion.

Make sure to get feedback from your partner how it feels. Start gently with the stretches and increase gradually. All stretches should be enjoyable experiences and not strenuous moves.
11:05
For this module you can use most of the neck techniques which you already learned. Standing has some additional advantages. You can use your body weight to your advantage, This can be helpful if you are small and your partner is much larger.
There are also some additional neck manipulation techniques which are easier when you are standing since you can adjust your position more easily than when you are sitting behind your partner.
Section 2: Massaging The Feet
Foot Massage 1 - Walking On Clouds
07:50
06:33
In this module you will learn how to stretch, twist and manipulate the feet and ankles. This is great for people with stiff ankles or reduced mobility in the feet. The entire foot session can be done with giver and receiver sitting comfortably on chairs.
Since the feet carry our entire weight, they deserve special attention. Foot massage can help with hurting, stiff or swollen feet by increasing circulation and removing blockages in the energy system of the feet.
Section 3: Massaging Head And Face
13:21
Head massage can feel truly heavenly. With a few easy skills you can put your partner into a trance with the techniques of this module. Head massage is also a great way to generate a feeling of intimacy, trust, connection and well being.
Section 4: Massaging The Back
12:15
Back pain is a very common problem for many people. In this module you will learn how to help your partner with this issue. Besides being therapeutic, back massage feels amazingly good and relaxing. You will learn several highly effective techniques which include circling with your hands, rocking and even percussion techniques.
10:52
The sacrum and the bum (the glute muscle) are often neglected in massage. However I have never met anyone who does not really appreciate having this area worked on. Besides feeling great, it can help with stiff hips and lower back issues.
You will learn rocking, squeezing and circling techniques for sacrum, glutes and hamstrings.


Section 5: Massaging Hands, Arms, Abdomen And Chest
09:37
Hand Massage is one of the easiest massage methods since it can be done in almost any position. If you have never experienced a good hand massage, you will be amazed how good it feels. It is the perfect way to work on your partner in a variety of settings. Even a few minutes are effective and helpful.
11:38
In this module you will learn a few easy techniques to work on abdomen, chest and arms. Abdominal massage is very effective. It can also have a very beneficial effect on your emotional well being since many people hold stress and locked up emotions in this area. From there you can naturally continue to the chest and arms.
Section 6: Conclusion
04:11
In this module I am talking with my model about the benefits and uses of massage. She tells the story how she grew up in a small village in Thailand, and how massage is part of life there.

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Instructor Biography

Shama Kern, Founder And Director Of Thai Healing Massage Academy

Shama Kern has been teaching massage therapy for 15 years internationally. He has authored 19 massage video training courses for home study and has set a new standard for online massage education through his interactive and fully supported training programs.

Shama is the creator of several unique massage modalities and he has established one of the largest educational massage sites online, specializing in Thai Massage and similar eastern massage styles.

He has published more than 100 educational massage essays and videos which have been published all over the world.

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