TAO Thoughts

06 Dec Healing crisis and the inflammatory response

A Personal Perspective Following a massage recently I "came down" with a sore throat. My eyes were clear, my body didn't feel achy, I had no other symptoms that said "you are getting sick" Examining the "healing crisis" is a great way to also understand the body's natural...

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06 Sep T-A-O for results oriented massage

Asking a client recently about her goals for the day's session she struggled to find the words to express what she needed. We prompted, "Do you want to relax?" SHE REPLIED: "NO, I don't want to relax!" Now that might seem strange to some as massage is typically...

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Thai poultice massage at TAO Asbury Park NJ

16 Jan Thai poultice massage

A Calming Massage with a Poultice We offer a Thai poultice massage at TAO! Here are some of the frequently asked questions about it. What is a poultice? A poultice is defined as a soft moist mass of material that embraces plant material of flour which is...

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