This Forearm Dance Massage DVD - Essentials Program - gives you a personal, insider's view of the techniques and approaches that Val Guin has used to build a 25-year successful massage and bodywork practice in Santa Monica, CA. Every working massage therapist - beginner or experienced - will benefit from the tried and true exercises and instruction presented in this program, based on Val's popular 8-hour Forearm Dance 1 Essentials live training class. You'll learn how to give an effective, satisfying massage with the depth your clients are looking for AND how to maintain your own strength and energy in the process. Enjoy the Dance! Val's foundation exercises, basic techniques, client and student demos. You'll see both men and women working on a variety of body shapes and sizes - like real life.