What is Shiatsu ?
is a Japanese technique which belongs to
the old tradition of acupuncture.
is a prophylactical treatment that
considers the human being a unity of
body, mind and soul. If a Shiatsu
therapist makes a basic diagnosis (based
on Oriental medicine) of someone with an
illness, he is able to develop an
individual treatment for that person.
The therapist serves as a means of
motivating ones own “healing energy”.
Energy (Chi) flows in lines (meridians)
through the entire body. These meridians
are all connected and work together
forming a network similar to the
blood-circulation and the nervous
system. The meridian network provides
the organs with energy.
has proved to offer a person more
vitality and well-being as well as
providing an overall elimination of
to reduce stress and tension
to calm the nervous system
to help digestion
emotional and psychological balance
to help problems of
to relieve birth complications
to heal back pains
to strengthen body, soul and mind
to help to a healthy pregnancy
to prevent insomnia
to strengthen the power of resistance
and the perseverance
to allay pains
to produce consciousness of the body
to help prevent common sicknesses
to heal headaches