Introduction to Shiatsu
Julia Smith, LMT, RMTI
June 19 - 22 from 9 am to 1 pm (16 CEUs)
YogaBall Marta Lucas, RMTI
June 4 from 10 am - 2 pm (4 CEUs)
August 6 from 10 am-2 pm (4 CEUs)
Learn effective taping techniques to use on your clients, your athletes and yourself! Support joints and muscles while increasing blood flow and preserving range of motion!
Level 1: This 2 hour workshop is open to ANYONE and includes instruction, a full-color workbook and tape.
Level 2: This 4 hour workshop is open to health and fitness professionals and includes a year membership to Kinesio and testing to become a CKTT.
Aromatherapy Marta Lucas, RMTI
August 20 from 9am-4pm (6 CEUs)
This class discusses special considerations the massage therapist must have when working with older clients. In this course we cover contraindications, alternative positioning techniques, as well as communication and manual therapy techniques that will bring you the most success when massaging geriatric clients.
CEU courses are $20 per hour plus $5 per class booking fee.
Register for Kinesio Taping Workshops online at tapingworkshops.com. Cost is $65 for Level 1 and $130 for Level 2, includes tape.
A nurturing, integrative, fluid and intuitive bodywork style, which uses the forearm as a tool to reduce overuse of wrists and hands. Long and broad strokes cover the entire body. Benefits to the client include increased circulation and deep relaxation.
In this three-part course we discuss the myofascial system. Our discussion includes the concept of biotensegrity and fascial lines. We will learn myofascial techniques as well as common holding patterns characteristic of dysfunctional connective tissue.
Craniosacral therapy (CST), is a form of bodywork or alternative therapy focused primarily on the concept of "primary respiration" and regulating the flow of cerebrospinal fluid by using therapeutic touch to manipulate the synarthrodial joints of the cranium. To do this, a practitioner will apply light touches to a patient's skull, face, spine and pelvis.
May 20 & 21 9am-5pm (16 CEUs)
YogaBall is a combinaion of gentle Yoga postures, breathing, and self-massage with balls of various sizes to bring awareness to the tension and holding patterns in one's body. YogaBall provides lengthening and relaxation of muscles. Each class ends with a guided relaxation sequence. Additional purchase of a YogaBall is $14.00.
In this course students are introduced to essential oils that can be used to aid in the healing of a variety of common complaints.
In this course we discuss concepts integral to sports massage and working with athletes. This includes the difference in the therapist's intention when working with athletes, types of sports massage, sports massage settings, and assessment/clinical reasoning. In this hands-on course we will learn to apply familiar massage techniques to athletic populations.
April 29 & 30 9am-5pm (16 CEUs)
Matthew Villegas, LMT, RMTI
July 22 & 23 from 9am-5pm (16 CEUs)
David Fletcher, RMTI
June 28 - 30 from 9am-1pm (12 CEUs)