Massage therapists work on more than the physical body
Thai Massage or any other massage or healing therapies are not just techniques, or at least they should not be. Working on someone’s body also involves connecting with that person’s energy, their emotions, their heart and mind.
Consider the reactions you get from someone after you gave a good massage session. Are your clients saying: “Oh, my 7th vertebra is better aligned”, or “my sartorius muscle has more blood flow”, or “my hamstrings are 10 percent longer now”?
Probably these are not comments you hear often. What you will hear is “Oh I feel much better”, “I feel much more calm and relaxed”, “I feel like I am walking on clouds”, “I feel like I just went to heaven and came back”, ” I feel like I am in a trance”, “I feel totally re-energized” etc. All those comments involve a feeling instead of an anatomical observation.
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