Graduated in Physiotherapy at University of medicine ,Siena - Italy. I have always widened my
knowledge. I have followed 4 years training in Shiatsu massage in 1990. To broaden my vision of
the human being, I followed 3 years training in Systemic Family Therapy and 3 years in Aid
Relationship. I worked also with children and babies as a Physical Therapist and as Relational
Psychomotor Therapist in Italy, Belgium, and Africa. I taught Shiatsu for beginners in Italy and
I work in Italian, English and French
Shiatsu Technique involves stretching, holding and learning body weight into various part of the
recipient’s body to improve energy flow, blood circulation, flexibility and posture. Pressure and
contact is applied through the hands, thumbs, fingers, forearm , knees and feet with the recipient
sit-ing or lying in various positions. The therapy is focused alone specific “Channels (meridians) of
a subtle body energy called Ki. Ki is the life force which sustain every activity of the body, mind
and Spirit. Although Shiatsu literally means “finger pressure”, the spirit of Shiatsu is one of
communication through touch.
The aid relationship seeks to promote growth, development, maturity, better functioning and
greater capacity to face life.
■ This approach was developed by Carl Rogers, psychologist, pedagogue and researcher. He
belongs to the current of humanistic psychology. He developed the important concept of the
The fundamental attitudes in the aid relationship:
• The emphaty
• The unconditional positive regard
• The congruence
Baby massage alleviate colics, reduce crying and fussiness. it helps the baby to sleep more
peacefully and make him/her to perceive the totality of the body.
Adults, children, babies