An overview of deep tissue massage describing connective tissue layers, deep tissue modalities, client intake interviews and assessment processes, deep tissue contraindications, and common pathologies.
This course is designed to describe the use of Onsite Chair Massage and its many benefits listing indications and contraindications, completion of medical intake forms, and advanced onsite chair massage techniques.
This course will provide an overview of the laws and rules regarding medical errors. It identifies protocol failure, common contraindications and endangerment sites, as well as sanitation and safety rules in order to prevent adverse events. Students will gain skills to analyze root causes and how to create proactive solutions.
This course will provide an overview of the different science theories of movement. It will identify a kinetic chain and apply it to a treatment sequence. Students will gain knowledge of postural and phasic muscles as well as apply movement theory to their practice.
This course is designed as an intermediate level cupping course for licensed massage therapists. It provides learners with an overview of bodywork cupping. The purpose of this modality is to enhance the therapist’s ability to stimulate the parasympathetic nervous system which provides an overall sedative effect similar to Swedish massage when the relaxation response is incorporated.