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Daniela Urbassek

Daniela Urbassek
is a longtime member of the Esalen massage staff. Her work is strongly influenced by her studies in craniosacral work, movement, yoga, and dance.

Esalen® Massage in the Side-Lying Position

Mar 31 - Apr 02, 2017 Begins in 1 month
with Daniela Urbassek & Nora Matten

During this weekend workshop, we will explore the basic principles of Esalen Massage: quality of touch and presence, long, integrative and flowing strokes, and passive movement, with the client lying in the side position.

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Esalen® Massage - The Basics

Jun 02 - 04, 2017 Begins in 3 months
with Daniela Urbassek & Laurie Lioness Parizek

During an Esalen Massage, we experience a remarkable web of interdependence: a listening touch, a deepening breath, a sense of connection with another. When we receive a massage we remember an easier time and "come home."

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An Introduction to Esalen® Massage: The Art of Healing Touch

Oct 13 - 15, 2017 Begins in 7 months
with Daniela Urbassek & Robin Fann-Costanzo

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 foundation in the art and practice of Esalen Massage. During the week, participants will be taught massage methods that address the whole body: Esalen’s signature long, flowing strokes that support feelings of wholeness, connection, and integration; passive joint movement; and a variety of techniques to work with the major muscle groups of the body.

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