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How To Combine Thai Massage Skills And Relationships

Thai Massage for couples, friends and family

thai massage for relationships

Learning Thai Massage will give professional therapists amazing skills. And there is also another way to use it. Aside from our professions, we are also spouses, parents, and friends. Thai Massage can be applied to both scenarios – professionally and socially.

Let’s take Thai Massage out of the professional context for a moment, namely the kind where you make an appointment with a therapist, go to their office, fill out the forms, and pay a fee.

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Is Thai Massage Best When It Is ‘Traditional’?

thai Massage tradition versus innovation

Thailand is famous for its unique Thai Massage therapy system. Every year many thousands of people travel to Thailand to study there. Countless Thai Massage schools have sprung up all over the country in the last 20 years.

Most people assume that Thai Massage education must be best in its home country. The question is if this is really true.

Before we get into the details, I should mention that I am not just espousing theory or educated guesses. After living in Thailand for 2 decades and being married to a native Thai Massage therapist, my conclusions are based on observable facts.

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Is Thai Massage Relaxing Or Therapeutic?

Is Thai Massage relaxing or therapeutic

Thailand is famous for its unique style of bodywork, Thai Massage, which is really a combination of massage and applied or passive yoga stretches.

There is plenty of information available about the benefits of massage in general. And there is no shortage of scientific evidence that massage is good for your body.

Massage is also good for your mind. It relaxes, de-stresses, and temporarily shuts off incessant mental chatter. The Thais have been well aware of both of these benefits for over a thousand years.

So here is the question: Is Thai Massage ‘just’ relaxing, or is it therapeutic, i.e. does it actually help with something? Does it really improve certain conditions?

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5 Reasons Why Practicing And Learning Thai Massage Is So Enjoyable

Thai Massage is enjoyable to practice

Thai Massage is not just a job. It is not just a type of work. It does not just provide a good income. It is enjoyable to learn and practice. Why is that?

1. Thai Massage is fun to practice

You get to play with an almost infinite variety of techniques, modifications, adaptations, and ways to make it uniquely your own.

Thai Massage is not just about following a set sequence, but about being intuitive, creative, and innovative.

There are hundreds of techniques and stretches available which can be combined in countless ways to create a therapeutic masterpiece.

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