ERIC Number: ED316534
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
Bodywork Abstracts. 1989 Edition.
van Why, Richard P., Comp.
This comprehensive bibliography of research and writings on massage therapy for chronic illness, disabilities, and general health, is addressed to students of therapeutic bodywork, massage therapists, osteopathic and chiropractic physicians, as well as schools and research centers for health professionals. The work draws its citations from reference sources in the natural sciences and medicine, social sciences and education, the humanities and popular culture, business and law. It includes citations on 14 specialized bodywork schools of thought: (1) the Alexander Technique; (2) Applied Kinesiology; (3) Aston Patterning; (4) Breyerwork; (5) Craniosacral Therapy; (6) the Feldenkrais Method; (7) Hellerwork; (8) Rebirthing; (9) Reflexology/Zone Therapy; (10) Reiki Healing; (11) Rolfing; (12) Therapeutic Touch; (13) Touch for Health; and (14) Trager Psychophysical Integration. Entries are displayed in 62 chapters and are arranged within each chapter in alphabetical order by lead author, title, and publication year. For ERIC users, attention is called to Chapter 51: "Schools and Training Methods", and Chapter 62: "Vocational Rehabilitation." (JD)
Descriptors: Annotated Bibliographies, Chronic Illness, Disabilities, Exercise Physiology, Health Occupations, Human Body, Hygiene, Medicine, Physical Therapy, Special Health Problems, Training Methods, Vocational Rehabilitation
Bodywork Abstracts, 9001 Wurzbach Road, Suite 1805, San Antonio, TX 78240 ($150.00).
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Media Staff; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Bodywork Research Inst., San Antonio, TX.