Massage is different for everyone. Massage treatments, as with other forms of professional bodywork, should be designed for your specific needs. Paticia Babin of Cohutta Healing Arts will work closely with you to develop a strategy to achieve your personal wellness goals.
What do you think of when you hear the words “massage therapy”? To some, it may bring about images of a spa, with soft lighting, soothing music, and big fluffy bathrobes, all designed to bring you to a state of blissful relaxation. To others “massage” might be a means to relieve pain or discomfort in the body, or to help recover from surgery using a variety of therapeutic methods to achieve the goals.
Both are true! A massage aimed at bringing the body to relaxation can have a positive impact on pain and healing. And massage that targets problem areas and relieves pain, can in turn bring about a state of relaxation.
Patricia Babin offers a variety of massage techniques geared toward client-centered goals.
According to the American Bodywork and Massage Professionals studies, many of the benefits of massage include:
To learn more about the benefits of massage, backed by science, see our 4-part blog series: