Emotional Responses to Massage Therapy

Emotional Responses to Massage Therapy

From Digital Journal:

A therapeutic massage can have benefits that exceed many clients' expectations. While most people seek a massage to soothe sore and stressed muscles, there are times when clients may experience an unexpected emotional release during or after their session. During a massage session, the body may experience changes at both the structural and chemical level. These changes can lead to the release of emotions, and ultimately contribute to trauma healing.


According to Milwaukee-based Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT) Angela Keeter, emotions run through the body,

"When emotions accumulate in the muscle or tissue, there are times when a massage can release this flow of energy in the form of unexpected responses. It may sound alarming, but it is a normal part of healing."

Read more: http://www.digitaljournal.com/pr/3086309#ixzz4LlAWaAX9

First Name*
Last Name*

LEARN MORE - 1-800-694-5314

Soma is dedicated to your success and to helping you get the information you need to make an informed decision about your future massage therapy career. By filling out this form, you understand that The Soma Institute will utilize this information to contact you to provide more information about The Soma Institute by a variety of methods including phone (both mobile or home, dialed manually or automatically), email, mail, and text message.