Reflexology, or zone therapy, is the practice of stimulating points on the feet, hands and ears, in the belief it will have a beneficial effect on some other parts of the body, or will improve general health.
Reflexology resources in the Madison Area
- Body In Balance -
Body In Balance offers a wide variety of therapies for you to choose from
including Massage, CranioSacral Therapy, Myofascial Release, Somatic Movement Therapy, LaStone, Aromatherapy,
Raindrop therapy, Reiki,
Reflexology & Chair Massage.
- East-West Healing Arts Institute, Inc. - Teaches both Eastern and Western massage modalities, including TuiNa, foot and hand reflexology, JinShinDo and polarity therapy.
Other Selected Web Sites
- Home of Reflexology - This website is created by the Association of Reflexologists and
provides reflexology information and contacts for the general public.
- Reflexology World - Reflexology World is a magazine that is available only
by subscription. Each issue is approximately 32 pages in length and articles include case studies,
research articles, interviews with fellow reflexologists, conference reports, new techniques,
business management, book reviews, upcoming events, news and much more.
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