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Massage Therapist / Bodyworker in Berkeley, CA

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Michael Harrison, NCBTMB

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Advance Pain Release Core Balance Bowen Therapies
40 years experience helping people help themselves using mindfulness-based hands-on approaches.
• Bowen Touch : Beyond Massage To Joy of Inner-Well-being.
• Member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals

Bowen Touch ~ An Effective Preventive Approach To Release Muscle Pain And For Whole Bodymind Balancing

Services:
• Bowen Touch Hands-on Mindfulness-based Bodywork
• Professional Training & Massage with Michael Harrison BS.ed, NCTMB
• Deep Tissue Rebalancing Massage ~ A Gentle Structural Deeply Nurturing Approach Which Helps
Re-align Posture and Compliments Bowen Touch.

The Five Essentials of Michael’s Core Balance Therapy :
Awareness, Acceptance, Appreciation, Empathy (compassion) and Action

Do you want to re-connect with energy, reduce your stress and see a positive change in the quality of your life? Core Balance Bowen Touch Therapy and Deep Tissue Rebalancing massage services are available in our Berkeley office and appointments are available right now, online!
Bio
About Michael

For 40 years, I have enjoyed sharing hands-on mindbody re-education approaches and have researched and taught connective methods for restoring aliveness and wellbeing. I am the developer of Mindfulness-based Bowen Touch Therapy and direct Core Balance Bowen Touch Therapy Training and the Harrison School of Human Resources, Berkeley, California. I have always been primarily a hands-on body educator, mindfulness-based practitioner and I offer training to individuals and groups when requested. I love teaching laypeople ways for working with loved ones.

From 1973-1979 I served as a founding member/practitioner of the Center for Holistic Arts and The Center for Aliveness and Wellbeing, San Diego, California. In 1987, I helped provide effective massage and bodywork programs for the Claremont European Health Spa, Oakland Ca. I have practiced and taught in Yelapa and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico; Puna and Goa, India, the University of North Carolina, Greensborough; San Diego and La Jolla, California and now for the past 24 years in the Berkeley/San Francisco Bay area.

I am available for private sessions, one to one individual TRAININGS, CONSULTATIONS and classes in the art of Core Balancing Bowen Touch and mentoring. The Bowen Touch Therapy trainings is usually held in Berkeley, California on a one 2 one training basis. Group training happen as they are sponsored and organized by interested individuals and organizations.

Sponsoring A Group Training is Possible Anywhere
Practice Areas
 Massage Therapy  Deep Tissue Massage  Pregnancy Massage
 Aromatherapy  Geriatric Massage  Reflexology
 Bodywork  Myofascial Release  Seniors and Elder Care
 Bowenwork  Neuromuscular Massage  Sports Massage
 Corporate Chair Massage  Orthopedic Massage  Swedish Massage
Certifications
 Licensed Massage Therapist (LMT)  Certified Bowenwork Practitioner (BAUSA)
 Certified Massage Therapist (CMT)  National Certification in Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB)
Education/Training
Bowen Touch Core Balancing Education / Training
Save Your Hands, Wrists and Back; - Work Effortlessly!
Work Wisely -Without Self-Injury!

For 40 years, I’ve enjoyed the good fortune of providing mindfulness-based body education and therapy in at full-time practice serving clients of all developmental levels. I offer manual training to individuals and groups when requested.

Awareness, Acceptance, Appreciation, Affection, Allowing
Michael Harrison’s Mindfulness-Based Core Balance Bowen Touch Training (Foundation)
Learn an expanded toolbox of specific hands-on procedures and highly effective non-force techniques with a focus upon developing wise intuitive touch and body mechanics. Effective easy-to-learn minimalist strategies for the entire bodymind are presented.

This experiential foundations class is designed to be useful support for a broad range of therapeutic experience. Newly certified massage therapists as well as advanced bodyworkers including physical therapists, chiropractors and nurses have reported on how useful the training is and how it has transformed the way they work.

• one2one (Personalized bowentouch training with Michael at his berkeley, ca studio)

• Ten 90 minute sessions -usually spaced one week apart. (Could be arranged in 3-4 days for travelers). Learn with Michael, at your own pace, all the mindfulness-based bowen touch tools and procedures useful for evoking the art of release, connection and ease of being. Immediately you experience measurable results and the satisfaction of contributing to your clients wellbeing. Fee: $900

group training (available nationally and internationally where sponsored)

To Enroll or Sponsoring a Core Balance Bowen Training in Your Location Phone 1. 510. 525.1250
Memberships
Member of the Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals
Nationally Certified in Massage, Bodytherapy; NCBTMB
Payments Accepted
Cash, check, - prepaid discount series with credit cards
Hours:Wednesday through Saturday 9 am - 6:30 pm
Cost/Session:Bowen $85; - Rebalancing Massage $95