Pre- and Perinatal Massage Therapy, 2nd Edition

Pre- and Perinatal Massage Therapy, 2nd Edition

A Comprehensive Guide to Prenatal, Labor, and Postpartum Practice

This comprehensive guide to massage during pregnancy, labor, and postpartum contains extensive evidence and practice-based wisdom, grounded in the author’s 38 years as a practitioner and teacher. This edition includes three technique manuals of precise instruction and anatomy-embedded illustrations, plus extensive online technique video clips, teach effective, safe practices.


Discussions of perinatal research, anatomy, physiology, functional adaptations, and emotional responses, invoke deep understanding for the normalcy of pregnancy. The special needs chapter equips therapists for working cooperatively with medical experts when complications or high risks are involved. Business chapters focus on marketplace success, and include voices of longtime therapists in a variety of settings.

Book purchase includes exclusive access to online ancillaries featuring a wide range of professional, business and medical resources compiled specifically to prepare readers for the opportunities and challenges of a maternity massage therapy specialization.

Price: £32.26 (USD$41.78)

RRP: £36.95 save 13%
ISBN 139781582558516
ISBN 101582558515
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Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Author / Editor: Carole Osborne
Publisher: LWW
Release Date: 24 Feb 2011
Edition: 2nd Edition
Imprint: LWW
Print Book ISBN: 9781582558516
Pages: 214
Dimensions: 1.30 lb X 8.38 in X 10.88 in

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