August 8th, 2017
BodyReading: Visual Assessment and the Anatomy Trains from Tom Myers now available
“The art of seeing into someone is an old and intuitive one” states Tom Myers, author of BodyReading: Visual Assesment and the Anatomy Trains. This book is a carefully curated collection of articles on bodyreading the Anatomy Trains myofascial meridians recently published in the excellent Massage & Bodywork magazine. The information provided is an effective tool to map the pattern required to shape the change needed. Bodyreading is useful for any bodywork practitioner using manual therapy—including physiotherapists, osteopaths, chiropractors, myofascial and trigger point therapists, and massage therapists. Bodyreading is also a great tool or for movement professionals – teachers of yoga, pilates, GYROTONIC®, and personal trainers – providing the information needed to deliver effective treatments and programs to create long-lasting, systemic change in clients’ shape and structure.
This is a bright new easy-to-follow guide to building great visual assessment skills. Compiled from a Massage & Bodywork article series, Tom has updated the articles and added illustrations to allow the concepts to be easily understood. The first chapters outline the method and the way it can be successfully integrated into your practice, including… Read moreAdd to cart
Fascia, the soft tissue surrounding muscles, bones, and organs, plays a crucial role in supporting the body. By learning to intelligently see relative patterns like tilts, bends, shift and rotations, a bodyworker or therapist can help with many chronic conditions that their clients suffer from, providing immediate pain relief as well as reducing the strains that may contribute to the patient’s ongoing aches and pains, leading to rapid, effective, and lasting pain relief.
Makes an excellent companion to our BodyReading Webinar!
“Seeing is touch at a distance” said Ida Rolf. In this video series, learn to BodyRead your clients’ postural patterns in terms of the myofascial meridians. This is a progressive skill that will serve you every day, make your work more efficient and long-lasting – and you will never be bored at airports again! … Read moreAdd to cart
Take your postural assessment skills to the next level with our all-new BodyReading 101 & 102 course! Presented by Anatomy Trains Certified teacher, Meredith Stephens, in Peterborough, NH, Sept. 31st and Oct. 1. Click here to find out more!