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Vicki Topp

Vicki Topp

Vicki Topp
is a senior practitioner and instructor of Esalen Massage and somatic bodywork. She teaches workshops and training groups internationally and is a registered Movement Therapist and practitioner of Body-Mind Centering.

Massage Weekend for Couples

May 16 - 18 Begins in 4 weeks
with Rob Wilks & Vicki Topp

Come with your partner to discover the movements and creative, loving connections available to your relationship through Esalen® Massage. This workshop will provide a safe and supportive environment for you to explore and connect, to enhance sensitivity, and to reawaken intimate touch. The fundamental elements of Esalen Massage, such as breath awareness, quality of touch, and long integrative body strokes, will be combined with creative stretches and table movements, to support partners in giving and receiving a pleasurable full body massage.

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Enhancing Your Skills in Esalen® Massage and Bodywork

Aug 31 - Sep 05 Begins in 4 months
with Brita Ostrom & Vicki Topp

Using principles of experiential anatomy, this workshop explores the balance between sensitive and structural touch, and the interplay of nervous system, skeleton, and muscles. These concepts serve to awaken sensory awareness, fine-tune physical skills, and deepen personal connection with self and others, all of which are skills that enhance the ability to give good bodywork sessions.

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Current Trends in Esalen® Massage and Bodywork

Oct 31 - Nov 02 Begins in 6 months
with Carl Swanson & Vicki Topp

This workshop is an invitation to explore and experience current trends in Esalen Massage and Bodywork. During the weekend, attention will be focused on various ways to accomplish the following:
· Sensitively and comfortably work at deep levels
· Utilize both active and passive movement to enhance effectiveness
· Develop a deeper understanding of the terms listening, balance, and integration

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