Webinar: Touching the Mind with Bodywork
In this webinar, Deane Juhan discusses the transformative power of touch and its potential as a communicative, nurturing voice in the dialogues between our bodies and our minds. Topics include the important properties of water (our most basic constituent), the skin, the connective tissue matrix, neuropeptides, the neuromuscular system, and the many forms of memories in our bodies.
Read Deane Juhan's accompanying Massage & Bodywork magazine article, "Touching the Mind" in the January/February 2011 issue.
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Deane Juhan may be best known as the author of Job's Body: A Handbook for Bodywork, which many consider the essential text on the means, methods, uses, and deeply personal applications of what has come to be known as bodywork. He was educated at the University of Colorado (BA), the University of Michigan (MA), and the University of California at Berkeley. First trained in Esalen massage, he developed a private practice and led workshops in massage, as well as seminars in anatomy and physiology for bodyworkers. Deane is now a practitioner and instructor of the TRAGERWork approach. For more information about Deane Juhan and his work, visit his website at www.jobsbody.com.