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Touching Essence: Esalen® Massage Retreat for Couples
This program is specifically designed to enhance the quality and experience in loving relationships through the sense of touch.
The Art of Essential Touch: An Esalen® Massage Retreat
Ellen writes, "Esalen Massage is a healing art form that has been evolving over the past fifty years at the Esalen baths.
Traditional Thai Massage, Meditative Mindfulness and Six Healing Sounds Chi Kung
Whether you are an experienced body worker, a complete novice, or somewhere in between, this workshop offers a joyful and profound immersion experi
Enhancing Your Skills in Esalen® Massage and Bodywork
Using principles of experiential anatomy, this workshop explores the balance between sensitive and structural touch, and the interplay of nervous s
Advanced Esalen® Massage
During this workshop, Esalen® Massage and Bodywork practitioners Daniela Urbassek and Rob Wilks will offer unique explorations in the practices of
Beyond the Long Stroke: The Integration of Deep Bodywork and Esalen® Massage
“In our previous classes, we’ve focused on teaching the practice of Deep Bodywork for specific segments of the body,” write the leaders.
Esalen® Massage - The Basics
During an Esalen Massage, we experience a remarkable web of interdependence: a listening touch, a deepening breath, our nervous system soothed in c
Couples’ Massage Retreat
Deepen the relationship and commitment you have with your lover by learning or rediscovering the magic of Esalen® Massage.
Esalen® Massage Workshop for Couples
Discover the art of touching with presence, sensitivity, and listening hands.
Advanced Esalen® Massage Intensive: Gentle Creative Stretches within the Flowing Touch of Massage
Moving a client’s body on the massage table in a skillful, creative, and attuned way is one of the fine skills of an advanced bodyworker.
Work Study - Streams of Energy
Jim Gallas leads this program of Eastern bodywork and movement, including Reiki 1 Certification, a thorough overview of Shiatsu Massage, an introdu
Current Trends in Esalen® Massage and Bodywork
This workshop is an invitation to explore and experience current trends in Esalen Massage and Bodywork.
The Healing Art of Deep Bodywork: Thoracic Outlet Syndrome and Disorders of the Temporo-Mandibular Joint
There is growing demand for massage practitioners who have mastered the art of moving deeply into the body with skill and sensitivity.
Advanced Esalen® Massage with Special Focus on the Shoulder Girdle
This advanced massage workshop focuses on the shoulder girdle and the interplay of muscular balance between the neck, thoracic cavity, spine, and a
The Art of Esalen® Massage
Giving a massage is a sure-fire way to “come home” to a refreshed and relaxed sense of self.
100-Hour Esalen® Massage Certification Program
Esalen offers three levels of basic certification in Esalen massage: For those already certified in massage by a state-approved school, the 100-Hou
Introduction to Esalen® Massage: The Art of Healing Touch
This workshop is a wonderful opportunity for you to enjoy the beauty of Big Sur and the healing waters of the Esalen hot springs, while gaining a f
Massage for Couples
This weekend is designed to help couples renew their relationship while exploring touch and learning massage.
The Gift of Touch: An Esalen® Massage Holiday Retreat
Celebrate the holiday season by enjoying the natural beauty of the Esalen land while learning how to give an Esalen Massage.
Work Study - Deep Bodywork®
Deep Bodywork, as created by Perry Holloman over the last twenty-five years at Esalen Institute, is a method that integrates the qualities of a flo
Massage for Couples
Give your significant other or good friend a wonderful holiday gift of touch.