Esalen massage is a presence based, 3 Dimensional modality of massage incorporating long flowing strokes throughout the session. Inspired by the natural rhythm of the ocean.
This integrative form of massages helps the receiver to feel themselves as whole and go into deep states of relaxation. The clients relaxed inner world assists in the bodies natural form of release.
This workshop is open to anyone!!
You do not have to be a therapist already...you just have to have a curiosity in massage and a desire to be present with another.
This evening will consist of a presence based body movement to ground into the space, an into to what Esalen massage is, and a demo to show how to perform the 3 dimensional long strokes on the back body.
You will then have time to practice on one another!
If you are just interested in what Esalen massage is and don't have the time to stay the whole 2 hours....that's fine!
6:00-7:00 is into and demo
7:00-8:00 is practice time (You must be a the intro to practice)
Emily has been practicing various forms of bodywork since 1997 and has spend many hours of her journey learning on the beautiful land of Esalen. This unique form of bodywork keeps her clients coming back time and she is ecstatic to start teaching this form. She is currently in a certification process to give credit hours and teach courses and this intro class is one of the requirements. It is offered at a donation price this time and will be standard rates once the certification process is complete.
This is limited to 8 people!
Pre-registration is required before Friday @ 2
Phone: (530) 906-2886
Sliding scale donation of $20-$50 to help support her journey to bring this modality to the Tahoe area.
The gift of time, presence, and touch with one another can be incredibly healing space to hold for one another. The intention of this evening is to open space to reconnect with one another, put intention into your touch, and explore some easy to learn massage techniques.