Intimacy and Touch Therapy

Sensuality, Sensitivity, and Intimacy in Bodywork and Touch Therapy

In the realm of bodywork and touch therapy, practitioners and clients often embark on a journey that transcends the physical realm, delving into the realms of sensuality, sensitivity, and intimacy. These three aspects are frequently misunderstood, misinterpreted, or misused with sexuality. In this article, we will explore the common misconceptions surrounding these aspects in bodywork and touch therapy, with a specific focus on the traditional Hawaiian massage technique, Lomi Lomi, which holds a special place in my heart – both as a practitioner and teacher, as well as a receiver.