Therapeutic Massage is a combination of various massage, stretching, structural integration and muscle energy techniques. It utilizes Swedish Massage as a base and adds different somatic modalities to achieve a higher level of healing depending on the clients needs. It has become a style of massage that is currently being accepted in the Western Medical field along with its cousins, Orthopedic and Medical Massage.
is a general term that describes any type of
modality that helps relieve pain, reduce stress, and work on a specific problem—such as a low back pain. Modalities such as trigger point release, myofascial release, deep tissue, energy work, and other methods are combined to provide relief.