The use of massage can be beneficial to everyone when properly administered following an intake and discussion addressing the client's specific requirements and limitations. Massage can be used as a preventive therapy, maintenance therapy, in conjunction with rehabilitative therapy, as a balancing therapy for various disease states, as a pre or post event therapy for athletic performance, or even as an aid in developmental therapies. There are numerous massage techniques that may be used during a session. It is important to discuss the reasons why a client has come to BioTouch so that their session may by tailored to employ these various techniques beneficial to their specific needs. It is with this focus on the client and on the purpose of treatment, that as a team, the client and therapist are able to advance towards specific treatment goals.