Chapter 17 C/A Therapies

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Chapter 17 C/A Therapies
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  1. A technique of releasing blocked energy within a person when specific points along the medarians are pressed or massaged by the practitioner's fingers, thumbs, and heel of the hand.
    acupressure
  2. The therapeutic use of concentrated essences or essential oils extracted from plants and flowers.
    Aromatherapy
  3. An inseperable connection and operation of thoughts, feelings, and physiological functions.
    bodymind
  4. The use of hands to direct or redirect the flow of the body's energy fields and enhance balance within those fields.
    energy therapies
  5. To make whole, to move toward, or to become whole. From the Anglo-Saxon word "hael"
    healing
  6. An energy therapy unsing the hands to clear, energize, and balance the energy field.
    healing touch
  7. The application of hand pressure and motion to improve the recipient's well-being. Involves rubbing, kneading, and using friction.
    Therapeutic massage
  8. Is the means of percieving or experiencing through tactile sensation. The most universal C/A therapy.
    touch
  9. Consists of finding alterations in a person's energy field and using the hands to direct energy to achieve a balanced state. Based on the ancient practice of the laying on of hands.
    therapeutic touch

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