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Massage for Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction - 7 CE hours

  • The Healing Arts & Massage School 2501 Blue Ridge Road, Suite G-160 Raleigh, NC 26707 United States (map)

Massage for Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction - 7 CE hours (Tuition $145) --According to the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research (Part of NIH): TMJ Dysfunction (TMJD) is the second most commonly occurring musculoskeletal condition resulting in pain and disability preceded only by chronic low back pain. NIH estimates that 5 to 12% of the population suffers from TMJD.

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.

(Note: This class covers introductory level TMJD work.)

“Melissa is a very knowledgeable, talented and experienced massage therapist. As an instructor she exceeded my expectations.  She is professional, on-time, sticks to the syllabus- yet always willing to explain further or repeat something for her students to see again, very approachable, funny and made learning the material fun.”  - Emily, LMBT

WHAT TO BRING : Set of sheets and blanket if you get cold. Oil or lotion suitable for work on the face.

Instructor:  Melissa D. Cope
NCBTMB Provider# 451901-12

Hours:  7 CE Hours
Friday   9 AM - 5 PM

Register for the class and reserve your space.