Injury Recovery Massage Tool Kit: June 22 & 23, 2019
This workshop is part two of three of our Medical Massage Fundamentals Pro Track (registration for the full workshop has passed.)
More information on the other two modules of the Medical Massage Fundamentals can be found on the Pro Tracks Page, as well as information about saving 25% when you purchase the Pro Tracks Package.
Massage therapists are requested to treat a variety of conditions everyday in their practice. Evaluating conditions and providing effective treatment protocols is one of the most challenging aspects for therapists today.
This is a valuable class to add many tools and techniques to a therapist’s toolbox.
More course information is at the bottom of this page.
What to Bring: Wear comfortable loose fitting clothes. Also, wear or bring yoga pants or shorts, and tshirt for postural assessment.
Bring linens for both days, face cradle covers, and materials for taking notes.
Saturday, June 22 9am - 5pm (1 hour lunch)
Sunday, June 23 9am - 5pm (1 hour lunch)
In this class, therapists will learn how to evaluate and treat the following conditions: Whiplash injuries, low back pain syndromes and carpal tunnel. A variety of techniques and applications will be taught to address these conditions and provide effective outcomes for clients.
Scar tissue evaluation and treatment will also be taught in this class. Techniques such as myofascial release, neuromuscular therapy and muscle energy techniques will be used as part of the treatment protocol as well as working intuitively with a client’s tissues. Myofascial unwinding will also be demonstrated and practiced during the class.
About Pro Tracks:
Professional massage therapists know there is always more knowledge to acquire and that to be competitive and fulfilled in this industry, professional growth is paramount. HAC's Pro Track training programs allow participants to develop greater massage therapy skills to better help and serve a broader spectrum of clients.
Pro Tracks are designed to fit easily into your schedule - a series of three workshop modules - spread out over several months. There is a special package tuition (25% off tuition) when you register for all three modules of the Pro Track at once.
About The Instructor: Terrie Yardley-Nohr
Terrie Yardley-Nohr graduated from Kaleidoscope School of Massage in St. Louis 27 years ago. Terrie had a private practice specializing in injury recovery work in her early career, while also working at a prestigious pain center and with chiropractors here in St. Louis.
Terrie is the author of Ethics for Massage Therapists, a book for students in massage school and has also authored a number of articles in the field of massage. She has served at the state and national level in positions for the American Massage Therapy Association and currently serves on the National Board of the Alliance of Massage Therapy Educators.
“Students today are presented with a vast variety of conditions and injuries and it is important to have to tools to help our clients by apply a variety of modalities to enhance the treatment protocol.”