Massage Therapy Continuing Education
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Ethics for Massage Therapists - We offer online and in-person course options. Visit our
Ethics for Massage Therapists
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Unfurl: The Art of Abdominal Massage
This class is for LMT’s or any health care providers who want to gain confidence to include abdominal massage in healing and helping work. Learn basic internal organ anatomy and location. Explore how to approach this vulnerable part of the body with both confidence and sensitivity. Learn and practice a 10-minute sequence with oil that can be done on its own or incorporated into any full body massage. Some of the many benefits of receiving abdominal massage include improved digestion and elimination, promotion of detox and cleansing, support for toning the belly, and can be helpful with chronic issues like low back pain and headaches. 10 contact hours.
Mali Jarvis 1:00pm-7:00 SaSu 18831
1/28 to 1/29 Bend HCC 170 Cost $235
Cupping therapy has been a part of the practice of Chinese Medicine for thousands of years. Therapeutic cupping is quickly becoming a standard of practice for adjunct therapy practitioners including massage therapists, physical therapists, chiropractors and nurses. This non-fire approach to cupping therapy is safe and effective for everyone. You do not need to be a licensed practitioner to attend. This is a hands-on, interactive course.
Introduction to Therapeutic Cupping
Introduction to Therapeutic Cupping gives you the basics of the ancient art of cupping starting with history, how cupping works, ways to implement cupping therapy into your daily life, the benefits and effects of cupping and safety precautions.
Amber Clark 9:00am-5:00 Sa 18904
2/4 Bend HCC 170 Cost $169
Therapeutic Cupping: Shoulder Girdle & Arm
This condition specific Therapeutic Cupping class will give you the information you need to utilize cupping for the shoulder girdle and arm. You'll learn precise treatments to decrease pain, induce relaxation and improve range of motion. Prerequisite for this condition specific course: Introduction to Therapeutic Cupping.
Amber Clark 9:00am-4:00 Su 18905
2/5 Bend HCC 170 Cost $169
Introduction to Therapeutic Cupping and Shoulder Girdle & Arm Combo
Sign up for both classes and save $49.
Amber Clark Bend HCC 170 18901
2/4 9:00am-5:00 Sa
2/5 9:00am-4:00 Su Cost $299
For information on Healing with Essential Oils or Reflexology classes, visit our Alternative Health Techniques webpage.