The Balanced Body A Guide to Deep Tissue and Neuromuscular Therapy 4th Edition by Ruth Werner
By: Ruth Werner
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Print ISBN: 9781284268614, 1284268616
eText ISBN: 9781284618822, 128461882X
Copyright year: 2018
Now in vibrant full color, this fully updated and revised Fourth Edition of Scheumann’s The Balanced Body: A Guide to the Integrated Deep Tissue Therapy System reflects the latest research in the field and brings a beloved technique manual up to date with current standards for evidence-informed practice. This user-friendly resource helps students develop a clear understanding of a sequential, progressive bodywork approach for the entire body. The Fourth Edition retains the original book’s innovative approach to the integration of a variety of massage therapy approaches and adds new material that brings Scheumann’s work into a modern context. New sections on research, updates on recent pain and fascia science, updated coverage of pathologies, and new material on client endangerment work, along with an enhanced array of teaching and learning resources, make The Balanced Body an important resource for both new and seasoned massage therapists.