Polarity Reflexology

Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Description: This class offers integrative, hands-on applications of Polarity therapy for bodyworkers. Participants will learn about energetic anatomy and zone therapy as they blend foot and hand reflexology with the Ayurvedic concept of five elements. This blending can enhance understanding of both polarity and reflexology. It will be an experiential study of the body's elegant, energetic organization and how it…

$250

The Kinesiology Connection

Dragonfly Spa 1526 N.Atherton Street, Ste. 200, State College, PA, United States

This one-day seminar is an introduction to the art and science of muscle testing. You will learn how to test for a variety of neuromuscular dysfunctions and how to correct them quickly and efficiently using techniques available to massage therapists. Topics will include tests and corrections for dehydration and hypotonicity as well as a simple and effective correction for emotional…

$135

The Meridian Connection

Dragonfly Spa 1526 N.Atherton Street, Ste. 200, State College, PA, United States

Note: The Meridian Connection has expanded to Two Days (16 CE hours) based on popular demand. If you completed the one-day Meridian Connection class, you can take this 16 hour version (THIS YEAR ONLY) for the REPEAT rate of $175. (Space is limited to twenty participants). Learn how to use acupuncture meridians to empower your bodywork! Structured for accelerated learning, this…

$275

Integrative Massage Therapy

Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Description: Integrative Massage Therapy is a one-day, intensive introduction to holistic massage practice. The integrative massage session can draw from neuromuscular therapy, myofascial release, and many other modalities. This class will help you successfully blend techniques and treatment methods by focusing on basic concepts and mechanisms underlying each approach. In this seminar, we will study key principles from Chinese medicine,…

$135

Training Your Touch: Palpation and Manual Assessment

Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Description: Take this opportunity to build a real foundation for success in massage therapy. This two-day class blends lecture, discussion and guided exercises with plenty of hands-on practice in order to develop and refine your sense of touch. On the first day, working with inanimate objects, living tissues and subtle pulses, we will experiment with strategies from world-renowned doctors and…

$275

Introduction to Craniosacral Therapy

Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

This is an opportunity to sample the Upledger Institute's Craniosacral Therapy course studied by more than 90,000 healthcare practitioners worldwide. The sixteen-hour introduction to craniosacral therapy is a mix of lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice designed to teach you the benefits of CST along with basic techniques you can use in practice and for your own health. Please know that…

$275

The Kinesiology Connection

Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Have you experienced the power of muscle testing? Learn how to test for a variety of dysfunctions and to correct them quickly and efficiently using techniques available to everyone. Topics will include tests for dehydration and muscle weakness as well as a simple and effective technique for addressing emotional stress. Self-help exercises for coordination and balance will also be covered.…

$150

Training Your Touch 2: Following the Fascia

Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy 3600 Laketon Road, Pittsburgh, PA, United States

Are you ready for the next step in refining your skills? After a quick review/preview of Training Your Touch: Advanced Palpation Skills (Which is NOT a prerequisite for this class), we will practice palpating and assessing physiological movement in the body. Then we begin evaluation of the fascial body at various listening points to identify stress or dysfunction. Topics will include osteopathic concepts…

$300

The Polarity Connection

Great Lakes Institute of Technology 5100 Peach Street, Erie, PA, United States

This is an experiential introduction to the role of Polarity Therapy in clinical massage practice. Massage therapists will learn how to develop a more wholistic perspective, increase therapeutic effectiveness with less effort, and offer a uniquely powerful, hands-on session to clients. We will also discuss the history of energy medicine as it pertains to modern bodywork. Non-professionals can learn skills…

$300
Randall W. Gibson is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider. (Provider #325713-00)