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Rolfing

Saltos de línea: Rolf|ing
Pronunciación: /ˈrɒlfɪŋ
 
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Definición de Rolfing en inglés:

sustantivo

[mass noun] trademark
A technique of deep tissue manipulation aimed at the release and realignment of the body, and the reduction of muscular and psychic tension. Also called structural integration.
Example sentences
  • She personally conducted training in her Structural Integration Method technique, which later became known as Rolfing, at the Esalen Institute in the '60s.
  • She has authored several books on the relationship of form and structure in the human body, including Rolfing.
  • He suggests counseling, support groups and physically orientated therapies such as tai chi, Reiki yoga and Rolfing.

Origen

1970s: from the name of Ida P. Rolf (1897–1979), American physiotherapist, + -ing1.

Derivados

Rolf

1
verbo
Example sentences
  • I got Rolfed just to see if it would have any effect on my bodily awareness.

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