Who profits from Shen Shiatsu?

Shen Shiatsu is for humans of all ages and walks of life, thriving to improve their health and wellbeing It can be also used as a complementary therapy when being treated for disease and dysfunctions of the body. Shen Shiatsu can have a very positive influence on chronic or acute conditions, emotional stress, life crisis,…

The central nervous system

The origin of Being By touching the energy system, we return to the source of being. At the source, the body-soul-spirit continuum regulates from inside out and outside in. Here, the art of touch focuses on reconnecting the head, heart and hara as well as the spirit, the soul and the body. The deep contact…

The visceral system

The power of transformation Working with the organs is communicating directly with the physiology of the body. And to work with the digestive tract, is to contact one of the primarily developed physiological systems. Someone once wrote: “No other system in the body has been designed to take as much abuse as the digestive system.”…

The pressure system

Balancing pressures between cavities serves as a magic key for integration. The body is made of five main pressure chambers, which are all connected. We have the cranium, the thorax, the abdomen, the pelvis and the spine. These pressure chambers continually balance themselves and each other. Thus, they regulate the circulation of the cerebro-spinal fluids,…

The fascial system

Functional units and balance Every structure in the body is surrounded and enveloped by fascia, also known as connective tissue. Fascia fulfills the role of stabilizing and keeping the body in shape and supple. Fascias transmit, coordinate, harmonize, distribute and regulate all the tensions and pressures in the body. Shock and trauma, accidents, scars, habits,…

The cranio-sacral system

Deceleration, depth, perspective and opportunities to shift During a cranio-sacral session we dive into the realm of the slow rhythms. The potency of the liquids within a healthy body feels powerful, vital and light. Stress, accidents or emotional imbalance can lead to stagnation within the meningeal membranes as well as within the cerebro-spinal fluid. This…

The musculo-skeletal system

The inner and outer alignment The client is first assessed standing, being viewed from all sides in order to elaborate the treatment strategy or plan. During this session, the work focuses on freeing up the key points in the axial and appendicular skeleton. Thus the body regains freedom of movement, can realign and move back…