In past years, Chair Thai Massage (or Chair Thai), like Table Thai Massage, has seen a growing popularity in Western countries. Massage done on a (special massage) chair in general, not only Chair Thai Massage, has become a sought after massage treatment modality with companies, offices, and office workers.
A chair massage session normally doesn’t take too much time (about half an hour) and it’s seen as an excellent way to reduce stress and improve well-being for employees. Moreover, it can be easily integrated in the working day and at the office, on-site.
Nevertheless, in Thailand, it’s a course modality very seldom offered. It simply doesn’t really enter the world of Thai Massage in Thailand. Not so strange, because Thai Massage traditionally is a full body massage and done on a mat on the floor where both practitioner and receiver can move freely. In fact, the Thai themselves more or less stick to the tradition!
But… there are some renowned Thai Massage schools in Thailand who acknowledge “the market” and offer Thai Chair Massage courses and workshops. In this article we list the Thai Massage centers in Chiang Mai that offer Chair Thai Massage training courses. I know… it’s just only a few schools, but… it is what it is…