Designed for partners looking to aid themselves and their intimates with basic massage techniques to relieve stress, improve physical comfort and foster intimacy. Gain experience in proper body mechanics for injury prevention. Taught by a licensed massage therapist, you will explore traditional Swedish massage techniques to care for another person through touch, including the three basic approaches: Effleurage, Petrissage and Tapotement. Please bring a yoga mat, three pillows and wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. You should bring a small bottle of oil, such as coconut oil, or lotion. Massage will be done fully clothed. Learn by observing instructor demonstrations and Q&A followed by practice time. You will receive emailed reference material. Please note: Class price is for 2 people; only 1 person in the pair is required to register and pay for the class.