Four Days (24 hrs)
Workshop Fee: $500
Prerequisite: Previous massage training
This program is approved by the College of Massage Therapists of BC (CMT) for 24 contact hours of continuing education and professional development.
This four day intensive program will focus on a Shiatsu treatment of front, back and side including a neck and shoulder release. Students will discover how to use correct pressure, body positioning, and timing while using their thumbs, fingers, palms and elbows. Participants will be taught 30 main acupressure points, meridian pathways, and the location and use of source points. Theory will consist of history, yin and yang, and the flow of chi/ki (energy). Indications and contraindications will be discussed.
This program does not require approval by the registrar of the Private Training Institutions Branch (PTIB) of the Ministry of Advanced Education, Skills & Training. As such, the registrar did not review this program.