Cervical Stenosis usually unfolds as a slow insidious progression without obvious markers for its presence. Often, it is the pattern of what a client reveals to you both verbally and how their tissues respond to your bodywork that alerts you to this progression. The most consistent marker of cervical stenosis is when a client reports previous problems of the upper & lower extremity on the “same side.”
The class will present both pre and post event techniques including multiple types of effleurage, friction, vibration, range of motion and muscle energy. Also being covered will be the effects of massage on the skin, muscle, connective tissue, tendon, ligament, joints and nervous systems.
Enhance your capacity to assist you clients in eliminating or reducing chronic pain.
By working with the fascial envelope you can begin to correct any mal-alignments of the body including: postural, positional, work or sport related, as well as physical and emotional issues.
This clinical course is an overview of Position of Ease Techniques and how to apply them to reset the low back and hips. Students must have some clinical experience in massage therapy in order to take this course.
Learn how to assess and apply specific corrective techniques for both the Sacrum and Cervical spine. Also, learn cranial vault mobilization techniques that help normalize the tone of the intracranial fascia.
Learn the anatomy of the neck and shoulders, assessment of muscular imbalances of the neck and shoulder, and a massage protocol for all three levels of whiplash: mild, moderate and severe.
In this workshop, you will learn how to improve your client's structure, balance and movement through the use of specific Muscle Energy, Joint Mobilization and Myofascial release techniques.
With forward head posture, comes many health issues as well as pain. Learn this clinical protocol to help reverse the forward head posture and get your clients on a pain-free, dis-ease-free path.
This course was developed to create a deeper understanding of physical imbalances in the shoulder girdle to prevent or rehab injuries.