Prenatal Massage - 8 CE Hours
Jan
20
9:00 AM09:00

Prenatal Massage - 8 CE Hours

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Prenatal Massage - 8 CE Hours

Enhance your awareness of Prenatal Massage and common conditions associated with pregnancy. The therapist will review a detailed study of the female reproductive system, related hormones and common concerns with pregnancy. Study Prenatal Massage techniques and the appropriate application of massage techniques, protocols for assessment and treatment plans for the pregnant mother.

Instructor: Veronica McMullen
 
Hours:  
8 CE Hours
Saturday 9am-6pm
Cost $225

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Traditional Thai Foot Massage - 7 CE
Feb
9
9:00 AM09:00

Traditional Thai Foot Massage - 7 CE

Traditional Thai Foot Massage - 7 CE hours (Tuition $159)

Traditional Thai Foot Massage
You will leave this one-day class with a whole new service to add to your menu as well as 15 & 30 minute add-ons. Thai Foot massage is a simple yet powerful way of applying reflexology. You do not need to be an expert in reflexology to perform this modality AND you won’t wear out your thumbs because there is no thumb walking!
Instructor: Jill Burynski

Hours:  
7 CE Hours
Friday 9am-6pm
Cost $159

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**Please bring:** A pen to take notes Water to drink

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Thai Massage for the Table - 7 CE
Feb
10
9:00 AM09:00

Thai Massage for the Table - 7 CE

Thai Massage for the Table - 7 CE hours (Tuition $159)

Thai Massage for the Table
Amaze your clients with Thai Massage. Learn how to incorporate Thai Massage into your table sessions. This class is great for those interested in practicing Thai but can not or don’t want to practice in the traditional floor style or for those that want an introduction to Thai Massage. 
Instructor: Jill Burynski

Hours:  
7 CE Hours
Saturday 9am-5pm
Cost $159

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**Please bring:** A pen to take notes Water to drink

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Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE
Apr
7
to Apr 8

Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE

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Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE hours (Tuition $270)

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Do you have clients with chronic neck and upper back pain or with sciatica and chronic low back pain?  Wonder why they don’t get relief from working the areas that hurt?  This course will allow you to alleviate and sometimes eliminate these issues for your clients.

Each morning will learn ways to ask the client to actively engage muscles to improve your palpation skills and help you isolate specific muscles in each area, making your work more efficient and effective. Afternoons will include a demonstration of techniques for the hip or shoulder girdle, and then an exchange to practice and receive the work. Emphasis will be on discovering the source of the problem and treating that, rather than just addressing symptoms.

As with all my Deep Tissue courses, we will focus on techniques that help you give more pressure with less effort.

“I recently took Melissa’s ‘Getting Specific- Hip and Shoulder Girdle’ course. The course was engaging, relevant, and full of great strategies I incorporated in my practice right away. Especially enjoyed learning ways to give my body a break while doing this work! I highly recommend Melissa’s courses. This will not be my last!”  – Lorrie Z., LMBT

WHAT TO BRING : Set of sheets, face cradle cover and blanket if you get cold. Oil or lotion.

Instructor: Melissa Cope

Saturday and Sunday 9am - 5pm each day with a break for lunch.

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Expression of the Lymph  - 10 CE
Apr
7
1:00 PM13:00

Expression of the Lymph - 10 CE

Expression of the Lymph 10 CE hours (Tuition $215) -- This Lymphatic Massage course provides an introduction to lymph massage techniques, nutrition, exercise, client preparation and maintenance. Lymphatic Massage is the focus of techniques in the class. The student will learn applications for self and family all ages and stages of health. The course includes a study of the Immune/Lymphoid System. The student will practice Lymphatic and Neuro-Lymphatic techniques for the body, face and scalp. 

Saturday, April 7 - Sunday, April 6
1:00 - 6:00 pm

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Thai Massage - 3 Day Intensive - 21 CE
Apr
13
to Apr 15

Thai Massage - 3 Day Intensive - 21 CE

Thai Massage - 3 Day Intensive - 21 CE hours (Tuition $359) - This class is a 3-day intensive. Tuition includes a FREE DVD.

Thai Massage 3 Day Intensive
In this three day course you will learn how to perform a traditional Thai Massage in the supine and prone position plus the key to career longevity and satisfaction.  Upon completion of this course (plus a little home practice) you will be ready to add Thai massage to your menu of services or integrate it into your table routine. Additionally you will learn the history and theory of this ancient practice and the Sen (energy) line system of healing. A course manual and FREE DVD is included with your tuition.
Instructor: Jill Burynski
 21 CE Hours
Hours:
Friday and Saturday 9am-5:30pm Sunday 8:30am- 3:30pm
Cost $359

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**Please bring:** A pen to take notes Water to drink 3 flat sheets (1 for each day) and two pillows. 1 Thai or Shiatsu Massage Mat (yoga mats do not work)* If you do not have a massage mat please bring a foam exercise mat as a substitute. You can find foam exercise mats at Dick's, Walmart, or Target. Here is an example of a foam exercise mat. http://www.target.com/p/c9-exercise-mat-10mm/-/A-14549531#prodSlot=medium_1_1&term=foam+exercise+mat

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Apr
28
to Apr 29

Kinesio Taping Assessments, Fundamental Concepts & Techniques

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The Kinesio Taping Assessments, Fundamental Concepts and Techniques is a 2 day course designed to introduce participants to the science, assessment and application techniques of the Kinesio Taping® Method. Lecture Tutorials of the history, science andtheory of stimulus transmission through skin and resulting therapeutic benefit across efferent and afferent systems is reviewed. Corrections for Epidermis, Dermis, Fascia, Space, and Muscle in case study format are presented. Lecture and demonstration by the instructor, then participants perform the Manual Assessments and Movement Assessments. Discussion of the assessment flow charts to determine correct applications and general progression of treatment clinically.

Instructor: Carmen Lazenby CKTP, CKTI,NCTMB

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Reiki First Degree - 10 CE
Apr
28
to Apr 29

Reiki First Degree - 10 CE

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Reiki First Degree - 10 CE Hours (Tuition $195) -- The Reiki First Degree course provides an introduction to the natural Healing Art of Reiki. The student will learn the origins and philosophy of Reiki. The course will identify basic techniques of Reiki treatment for self and client. The student will learn to apply techniques for self, family and friends. Guidelines for the professional practice of Reiki for all ages and stages of health will be identified and discussed. The course will identify the chakra system and its relation to basic anatomy and health. 

Instructor:  Kitty Fehr

Hours:  10 CE Hours
Saturday and Sunday 1-6pm each day

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Light Touch Techniques for Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE
May
4
9:00 AM09:00

Light Touch Techniques for Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE

Treating Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE hours (Tuition $135) -- We all have clients that experience headaches or migraines. Add different knowledge and techniques to your headache toolbox with this one day class. We will discuss the causes and symptoms of different types of headaches. Then I will demonstrate cranial sacral and acupressure sequences which involve static holds and point work. After each demo you will exchange with a partner to practice and experience the work. The pressure is always light to medium so you can work smarter, not harder. Bring a set of sheets and a blanket if you get cold. Dress in loose comfortable clothing.

Instructor: Melissa D. Cope

Hours:  7 CE Hours
Friday 9am-5pm with a lunch break

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Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE
May
5
to May 6

Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE

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Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE hours (Tuition $250)

Do your hands or wrists hurt after a deep tissue massage?  Do you find yourself exhausted at the end of a long day of massage?  Do you love being a massage therapist but worry you will have to quit soon because your body just can’t handle it any more?  If you answered “YES!” to one or more of these questions then this class is for you.

When we have finished you will have a solid understanding of how to safely and productively use your body as a tool to deliver deep tissue massage; you will have practiced palpation skills with your fists, forearms and elbows and have more confidence in using these tools regularly in your work setting; and you will be able to deliver more pressure with less effort.

Therapists who have taken this course say they no longer hurt and they feel like they could practice forever.

“I used more pressure in the 2 days with Melissa in her Easy Deep Tissue class than I have in the past 2 years. The best part is that I didn’t feel any pain anywhere in my body afterwards. I feel so empowered after taking Melissa’s class!”  – Kelly S., LMBT

“I took Melissa’s easy deep tissue class a few weeks back.  I was already a strong deep tissue therapist, but I always like learning new ways to use my body more efficiently.  I learned several new techniques that felt great to my body as a therapist.  I asked a few of my regulars what their thoughts were and they loved the new techniques!  The neck work was, “the best you’ve done on me!” said one client.  I will definitely use these new tools I’ve learned in my continued practice.”  – Josh R., LMBT

WHAT TO BRING : Set of sheets, face cradle cover and blanket if you get cold. Oil or lotion.

Instructor:  Melissa D. Cope

Saturday - Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Reflexology - Introduction 10 CE
Jun
9
to Jun 10

Reflexology - Introduction 10 CE

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Reflexology - Introduction 10 CE hours (Tuition $215) -- Includes text book and chart. This course introduces the theory and application of Reflexology, Meridians, and Zone Therapy. You will study the art of Reflexology and Zone Therapy through the hands and feet. As a practitioner you will explore a non-invasive way of cultivating and circulating energy through touch healing. You will learn to create balance in the chakras, the corresponding glands, organs, and systems of the body. The course includes a study basic anatomy in relation to health and the Reflexology model.

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - Sunday, October 15, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles - 5 CE
Jul
14
1:00 PM13:00

Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles - 5 CE

Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles - 5 CE hours (Tuition $140) -- The Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles course is designed to provide a basic awareness of the Ayurvedic Healing System. Participants will become familiar with the history of Ayurvedic Healing and a holistic approach to the Wellness Model. The course will define Ayurveda Principles and present a rational for considering its principles of health when addressing the needs of clients and for self-care. The participant will become familiar with the three Doshas related to the presence of common health conditions. The course will enhance the practitioner’s awareness of the use of specific oils related to the Doshas to promote balance and general health. This course will assist the professional with developing holistic considerations to promote a client’s desired outcomes.

Saturday, July 14
1:00 - 6:00 pm

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Aromatherapy - Introduction 10 CE
Aug
18
to Aug 19

Aromatherapy - Introduction 10 CE

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Aromatherapy - Introduction 10 CE hours (Tuition $215) -- Study the fundamentals, theory and application of Aromatherapy as a form of stress management. Learn to neutralize stress through the use of essential oils. Learn how to create oils for self and family. Study the application of essential oils to the healing process. Learn to integrate Aromatherapy as a compliment to other modalities of healing. Great for personal remedy, perfume, bath, body and facial care.

Saturday, August 18 - Sunday, August 19
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Thai Massage Weekend Immersion - 16 CE
Aug
25
to Aug 26

Thai Massage Weekend Immersion - 16 CE

Thai Massage Weekend Immersion - 16 CE hours (Tuition $299) - Tuition includes a FREE DVD.

Thai Massage Weekend Immersion
Learn a full body Thai Massage in the side-lying and seated positions. Practiced properly, Thai Massage is equally beneficial for the therapist and client. You will learn how to significantly improve your body mechanics while wowing your clients with this amazing modality. A course manual and FREE DVD is included with your tuition.
Instructor: Jill Burynski

Hours:  
16 CE Hours
Saturday and Sunday 9am-6pm
Cost $299

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**Please bring:** A pen to take notes Water to drink 3 flat sheets (1 for each day) and two pillows. 1 Thai or Shiatsu Massage Mat (yoga mats do not work)* If you do not have a massage mat please bring a foam exercise mat as a substitute. You can find foam exercise mats at Dick's, Walmart, or Target. Here is an example of a foam exercise mat. http://www.target.com/p/c9-exercise-mat-10mm/-/A-14549531#prodSlot=medium_1_1&term=foam+exercise+mat

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Reiki First Degree - 10 CE
Aug
25
to Aug 26

Reiki First Degree - 10 CE

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Reiki First Degree - 10 CE Hours (Tuition $195) -- The Reiki First Degree course provides an introduction to the natural Healing Art of Reiki. The student will learn the origins and philosophy of Reiki. The course will identify basic techniques of Reiki treatment for self and client. The student will learn to apply techniques for self, family and friends. Guidelines for the professional practice of Reiki for all ages and stages of health will be identified and discussed. The course will identify the chakra system and its relation to basic anatomy and health. 

Instructor:  Kitty Fehr

Hours:  10 CE Hours
Saturday and Sunday 1-6pm each day

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Light Touch Techniques for Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE
Sep
7
9:00 AM09:00

Light Touch Techniques for Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE

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Treating Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE hours (Tuition $135) -- We all have clients that experience headaches or migraines. Add different knowledge and techniques to your headache toolbox with this one day class. We will discuss the causes and symptoms of different types of headaches. Then I will demonstrate cranial sacral and acupressure sequences which involve static holds and point work. After each demo you will exchange with a partner to practice and experience the work. The pressure is always light to medium so you can work smarter, not harder. Bring a set of sheets and a blanket if you get cold. Dress in loose comfortable clothing.

Instructor: Melissa D. Cope

Hours:  7 CE Hours
Friday 9am-5pm with a lunch break

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Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE
Sep
8
to Sep 9

Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE

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Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE hours (Tuition $250)

Do your hands or wrists hurt after a deep tissue massage?  Do you find yourself exhausted at the end of a long day of massage?  Do you love being a massage therapist but worry you will have to quit soon because your body just can’t handle it any more?  If you answered “YES!” to one or more of these questions then this class is for you.

When we have finished you will have a solid understanding of how to safely and productively use your body as a tool to deliver deep tissue massage; you will have practiced palpation skills with your fists, forearms and elbows and have more confidence in using these tools regularly in your work setting; and you will be able to deliver more pressure with less effort.

Therapists who have taken this course say they no longer hurt and they feel like they could practice forever.

“I used more pressure in the 2 days with Melissa in her Easy Deep Tissue class than I have in the past 2 years. The best part is that I didn’t feel any pain anywhere in my body afterwards. I feel so empowered after taking Melissa’s class!”  – Kelly S., LMBT

“I took Melissa’s easy deep tissue class a few weeks back.  I was already a strong deep tissue therapist, but I always like learning new ways to use my body more efficiently.  I learned several new techniques that felt great to my body as a therapist.  I asked a few of my regulars what their thoughts were and they loved the new techniques!  The neck work was, “the best you’ve done on me!” said one client.  I will definitely use these new tools I’ve learned in my continued practice.”  – Josh R., LMBT

WHAT TO BRING : Set of sheets, face cradle cover and blanket if you get cold. Oil or lotion.

Instructor:  Melissa D. Cope

Saturday - Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Thai Massage - 3 Day Intensive - 21 CE
Oct
5
to Oct 7

Thai Massage - 3 Day Intensive - 21 CE

Thai Massage - 3 Day Intensive - 21 CE hours (Tuition $359) - This class is a 3-day intensive. Tuition includes a FREE DVD.

Thai Massage 3 Day Intensive
In this three day course you will learn how to perform a traditional Thai Massage in the supine and prone position plus the key to career longevity and satisfaction.  Upon completion of this course (plus a little home practice) you will be ready to add Thai massage to your menu of services or integrate it into your table routine. Additionally you will learn the history and theory of this ancient practice and the Sen (energy) line system of healing. A course manual and FREE DVD is included with your tuition.
Instructor: Jill Burynski
 21 CE Hours
Hours:
Friday and Saturday 9am-5:30pm Sunday 8:30am- 3:30pm
Cost $359

REGISTER for the class and reserve your space

**Please bring:** A pen to take notes Water to drink 3 flat sheets (1 for each day) and two pillows. 1 Thai or Shiatsu Massage Mat (yoga mats do not work)* If you do not have a massage mat please bring a foam exercise mat as a substitute. You can find foam exercise mats at Dick's, Walmart, or Target. Here is an example of a foam exercise mat. http://www.target.com/p/c9-exercise-mat-10mm/-/A-14549531#prodSlot=medium_1_1&term=foam+exercise+mat

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Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE
Oct
6
to Oct 7

Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE

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Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE hours (Tuition $270)

Do you have clients with chronic neck and upper back pain or with sciatica and chronic low back pain?  Wonder why they don’t get relief from working the areas that hurt?  This course will allow you to alleviate and sometimes eliminate these issues for your clients.

Each morning will learn ways to ask the client to actively engage muscles to improve your palpation skills and help you isolate specific muscles in each area, making your work more efficient and effective. Afternoons will include a demonstration of techniques for the hip or shoulder girdle, and then an exchange to practice and receive the work. Emphasis will be on discovering the source of the problem and treating that, rather than just addressing symptoms.

As with all my Deep Tissue courses, we will focus on techniques that help you give more pressure with less effort.

“I recently took Melissa’s ‘Getting Specific- Hip and Shoulder Girdle’ course. The course was engaging, relevant, and full of great strategies I incorporated in my practice right away. Especially enjoyed learning ways to give my body a break while doing this work! I highly recommend Melissa’s courses. This will not be my last!”  – Lorrie Z., LMBT

WHAT TO BRING : Set of sheets, face cradle cover and blanket if you get cold. Oil or lotion.

Instructor: Melissa Cope

Saturday and Sunday 9am - 5pm each day with a break for lunch.

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Aromatherapy - Introduction 10 CE
Dec
2
to Dec 3

Aromatherapy - Introduction 10 CE

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Aromatherapy - Introduction 10 CE hours (Tuition $215) -- Study the fundamentals, theory and application of Aromatherapy as a form of stress management. Learn to neutralize stress through the use of essential oils. Learn how to create oils for self and family. Study the application of essential oils to the healing process. Learn to integrate Aromatherapy as a compliment to other modalities of healing. Great for personal remedy, perfume, bath, body and facial care.

Saturday, December 2, 2017 - Sunday, December 3, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles - 5 CE
Oct
28
10:00 AM10:00

Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles - 5 CE

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Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles - 5 CE hours (Tuition $140) -- The Introduction to Ayurvedic Principles course is designed to provide a basic awareness of the Ayurvedic Healing System. Participants will become familiar with the history of Ayurvedic Healing and a holistic approach to the Wellness Model. The course will define Ayurveda Principles and present a rational for considering its principles of health when addressing the needs of clients and for self-care. The participant will become familiar with the three Doshas related to the presence of common health conditions. The course will enhance the practitioner’s awareness of the use of specific oils related to the Doshas to promote balance and general health. This course will assist the professional with developing holistic considerations to promote a client’s desired outcomes.

Saturday, October 28, 2017
10:00 am - 3:00 pm

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Ethics: Navigating Boundaries - 3 CE
Oct
21
10:00 AM10:00

Ethics: Navigating Boundaries - 3 CE

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Ethics: Navigating Boundaries - 3 CE hours (Tuition $100) -- This Ethics course will focus on the dynamics of culture and roles. While we our attending to the needs of our clients, there are many dynamics of cultural roles that simply are not addressed in a therapist's educational foundation. We may be completely or mostly unaware of the boundaries related society's diverse roles and related boundaries. This course will explore and identify the diverse potential of client roles and boundaries accessing our professional skills. This course will keep us on tract with the diversity of roles and important facets associated with uncertain or changing boundaries.

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Lymphatic Massage for Compromised Systems - 16 CE
Oct
21
9:00 AM09:00

Lymphatic Massage for Compromised Systems - 16 CE

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Lymphatic Massage for Compromised Systems 16 CE hours (Tuition $360) -- This course is an in-depth study of the anatomy and function of the lymphatic system. You will learn how certain diagnosis affects the flow of lymphatic fluid. Instruction in massage techniques to enhance the flow of lymphatic fluid will be discussed and practiced. Participants will learn appropriate integration of the treatment of lymphedema and the responsibility of the massage therapist in the professional practice of massage & bodywork.

Saturday, October 21, 2017 - Sunday, October 22, 2017
9:00 am - 6:00 pm

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Reflexology - Introduction 10 CE
Oct
14
to Oct 15

Reflexology - Introduction 10 CE

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Reflexology - Introduction 10 CE hours (Tuition $215) -- Includes text book and chart. This course introduces the theory and application of Reflexology, Meridians, and Zone Therapy. You will study the art of Reflexology and Zone Therapy through the hands and feet. As a practitioner you will explore a non-invasive way of cultivating and circulating energy through touch healing. You will learn to create balance in the chakras, the corresponding glands, organs, and systems of the body. The course includes a study basic anatomy in relation to health and the Reflexology model.

Saturday, October 14, 2017 - Sunday, October 15, 2017
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Oct
7
to Oct 8

Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE

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Easy Deep Tissue - More Pressure, Less Effort - 12 CE hours (Tuition $250) -- This courses focus on positioning, palpation and pressure. When we have finished you will have a solid understanding of how to safely and productively use your body as a tool to deliver deep tissue massage; you will have practiced palpation skills with your fists, forearms and elbows and have more confidence in using these tools regularly in your work setting; and you will be able to deliver more pressure with less effort. "I used more pressure in the 2 days with Melissa in her Easy Deep Tissue class than I have in the past 2 years. The best part is that I didn't feel any pain anywhere in my body afterwards." - Kelly, LMBT. Please bring oil or lotion, one set of sheets including cradle cover and a blanket if you get cold.

Instructor:  Melissa D. Cope

Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Sunday, October 8, 2017
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Ethics: Buttons & Boundaries - 3 CE
Oct
6
6:00 PM18:00

Ethics: Buttons & Boundaries - 3 CE

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Ethics: Buttons & Boundaries - 3 CE hours (Tuition $35 or $15 discount when registering for Easy Deep Tissue 1 or CE course) -- This course includes a review of ethical standards applied to the massage profession, as well as the opportunity to discuss ethical scenarios, including dual relationships, with other therapists. " Melissa's way of approaching what can be rather dry material is invigorating, thought provoking, and engaging." - Cari, LMBT

Instructor:  Melissa D. Cope

Hours:  3 CE Hours
Friday   6-9pm

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Treating Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE
Oct
6
9:00 AM09:00

Treating Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE

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Treating Headaches & Migraines - 7 CE hours (Tuition $135) -- We all have clients that experience headaches or migraines. Add different knowledge and techniques to your headache toolbox with this one day class. We will discuss the causes and symptoms of different types of headaches. Then I will demonstrate cranial sacral and acupressure sequences which involve static holds and point work. After each demo you will exchange with a partner to practice and experience the work. The pressure is always light to medium so you can work smarter, not harder. Bring a set of sheets and a blanket if you get cold. Dress in loose comfortable clothing.

Instructor: Melissa D. Cope

Hours:  7 CE Hours
Friday 9am-5pm with a lunch break

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Prenatal Massage - 8 CE Hours
Sep
30
9:00 AM09:00

Prenatal Massage - 8 CE Hours

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Prenatal Massage - 8 CE Hours

Enhance your awareness of Prenatal Massage and common conditions associated with pregnancy. The therapist will review a detailed study of the female reproductive system, related hormones and common concerns with pregnancy. Study Prenatal Massage techniques and the appropriate application of massage techniques, protocols for assessment and treatment plans for the pregnant mother.

Instructor: Veronica McMullen
 
Hours:  
8 CE Hours
Saturday 9am-6pm
Cost $225

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Restorative Hot Stone Therapy with Deep Tissue - 16 CE
Sep
23
9:00 AM09:00

Restorative Hot Stone Therapy with Deep Tissue - 16 CE

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Restorative Hot Stone Therapy with Deep Tissue - 16 CE Hours (Tuition $325) -- This Hot Stone Training is designed to educate licensed body workers in the procedure of using stones effectively with massage therapy. This class is unique with its emphasis on using the heated stones to administer therapeutic deep tissue work while profoundly nourishing the nervous system. This technique can be easily incorporated into one's own practice with benefit to both therapist and clients. The topics covered will provide you with a detailed introduction to the use of Stones in your massage practice.

Instructor:  Shoshanna Hamburg

Hours:  16 CE Hours
Saturday and Sunday 9am-6pm each day with a lunch break.

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Sep
16
to Sep 17

Easy DT - Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE

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Easy DT - Getting Specific: Hip & Shoulder Girdles - 14 CE hours (Tuition $270) -- Each morning will be a review of anatomy plus ways to have the client to actively engage muscles to isolate specific muscles in each area, making your work more efficient and effective. Afternoons include a demonstration of techniques for the hip or shoulder girdle, and then an exchange to practice and receive the work. You will leave with a better understanding of the specific muscles affecting hip and shoulder girdle dysfunction including information on more effective ways to treat sciatica and chronic neck and back pain. What to Bring: set of sheets, face cradle, oil or lotion, blanket if you get cold.

Saturday and Sunday 9am - 5pm each day with a break for lunch.

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Sep
15
9:00 AM09:00

Massage for Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD) -7 CE

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Massage for Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD) -7 CE hours (Tuition $135) - According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (Part of NIH): TMJD is the second most commonly occurring musculoskeletal condition resulting in pain and disability preceded only by chronic low back pain. After completing this course each participant will be able to identify the major muscles involved in TM joint movement, better understand the causes of TMJ pain, and apply specific Swedish techniques to help reduce TMJ pain. All hands-on work is external. (Note: This course covers introductory level TMJD work.) Please bring oil or lotion suitable for work on the face, one set of sheets including cradle cover and a blanket if you get cold. Wear loose, comfortable clothing.

Instructor:  Melissa D. Cope

Hours: 7 CE Hours
Friday 9am-5pm

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