Complementary Therapies for Pregnancy and Childbirth - 2nd Edition - ISBN: 9780702023286

Complementary Therapies for Pregnancy and Childbirth

2nd Edition

Authors: Denise Tiran Sue Mack
Paperback ISBN: 9780702023286
Imprint: Bailièrre Tindall
Published Date: 12th January 2000
Page Count: 328

Description

There has been a rapid increase in the interest of safe complementary and alternative approaches to healthcare in pregnancy and childbirth. For those working in maternity care who seek the evidence base for therapeutic approaches, this book offers a comprehensive guide to the principles and practice of complementary therapies, and the methods for applying them to expectant and new mothers and their babies.

Table of Contents

Homeopathy · Osteopathy · Chiropractic · Acupuncture · Herbal Medicine · Massage and Aromatherapy · Reflexology · Shiatsu · Hypnotherapy · Hydrotherapy · Complementary Therapies for theRelief of Physical and Emotional Stress · Other Therapies - Bach Flower Remedies · Alexander Technique · Conclusion · Appendices - Quick Reference Chart, Useful Addresses.

Details

No. of pages:
328
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Bailièrre Tindall 2000
Published:
Imprint:
Bailièrre Tindall
Paperback ISBN:
9780702023286

About the Author

Denise Tiran

Affiliations and Expertise

Educational Director, Expectancy; Visiting Lecturer, University of Greenwich, London, UK

Sue Mack

Affiliations and Expertise

Ad Dip Counseling Therapist, Charter Nightingale Hospital, London, UK