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The Meridian Connection

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 versionĀ (THIS YEAR ONLY) for the REPEAT rate of $185. (Space is limited) Learn how to use acupuncture meridians to empower your bodywork! Structured for accelerated learning, this two-day seminar can…

The Kinesiology Connection

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, hypotonicity, and emotional stress. Simple self-help exercises for coordination and balance will…

Training Your Touch: Palpation and Manual Assessment

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…

Integrative Massage Therapy

Description: Integrative Massage Therapy is a one-day introduction to holistic massage practice. The integrative massage session can draw from neuromuscular or medical massage, myofascial release, acupressure, craniosacral therapy and many other forms of healing. Anything that could contribute to the health and well being of the client can be included in this individualized treatment method. This class will help you…

Meridian Connection 2

Description: We pick up where “The Meridian Connection” left off with a focus on the most powerful and practical acupuncture points for bodyworkers. This class covers five categories of acupuncture points including entry and exit points, front mu and back shu points and Command points. Expect to become comfortable with locating and “connecting” to acupuncture points as well as using…

The Meridian Connection

Description: Our focus will be applying acupuncture concepts to massage therapy assessment and treatment. The emphasis is not on acupressure points but on the meridian pathway itself. Structured for accelerated learning, this one-day seminar can provide more practical uderstanding than an entire course in shiatsu or acupressure. We will learn to trace fourteen meridians and will study the associated muscles,…

Integrative Massage Therapy

Description: Integrative Massage Therapy is a one-day introduction to holistic massage practice. The integrative massage session can draw from neuromuscular or medical massage, myofascial release, acupressure, craniosacral therapy and many other forms of healing. Anything that could contribute to the health and well being of the client can be included in this individualized treatment method. In this class, we learn…

Muscle Testing for Massage Therapists – (Touch For Health)

Description: In this Touch For Health Kinesiology class, you will study 14 muscles and become familiar with their structure, function and associated acupuncture meridians. You will learn how to accurately test each of these muscles using a refined manual resistive testing method. When a problem or weakness is discovered, you will practice using neurolymphatic and neurovascular reflexes, origin/insertion technique and…

The Meridian Connection

Description: In “The Meridian Connection”, we will work with a complete circuit of 12 meridians and two very important “extra meridians” called the Central Meridian (AKA: Conception Vessel) and the Governing Meridian (AKA: Governing Vessel). Our focus will be applying acupuncture concepts to massage therapy assessment and treatment. The emphasis is not on acupressure points but on the meridian pathway…

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)