October 2017 Continuing Education Workshops
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Day Break Geriatric Massage
October 13-15, 2017
Times: Friday 6:30 pm– 9:30 pm, Saturday and Sunday 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Instructor: Sharon Puszko, PhD, LMT, Owner and Director
Hours: 18 Continuing Education Hours
Approved for Continuing Education Hours: NCBTMB and Florida
($350 if paid in full 30 days in advance)
Facilities Fee: $15
This 2 1/2 day weekend workshop is the basis of our training program in Geriatric Massage. It offers 18 CE hours for massage therapists and qualifies for the Level 1 Certificate in Geri-atric Massage. By helping participants to gain insight into meaningful work with the elderly, the therapist who likes to work with seniors is put on the path to a massage career that is emotionally satisfying without being physically draining.
The Workshop features these topics:
Physiological, psychological & sociological aspects of aging.
Client assessment, cautions & contraindi-cations. Psychological aspects of contact with the elderly, attention to detail in the assessment of the older client.
Modification of standard massage tech-niques and the development of methods to suit each client’s special needs. Partici-pants are encouraged to develop clinical reasoning in their first hands-on phase of the presentation.
Practical hands-on work with older people.
How to establish a Geriatric Massage practice. Marketing to senior facilities, re-ferral sources, and active seniors in the community at large
Self-Transformation through Conscious Breath Work
October 20-22, 2017
This class has been canceled