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2076 Union Avenue
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Memphis, TN 38104
901-726-4665
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Continuing Education Schedule 2015

TN Massage LAW and Rules*
with Karen Craig

July 1
1:00pm - 3:00pm
2 CE hrs $40

This course provides the latest changes in the TN massage statutes and rules as well as explanations of the meaning of these changes, how they affect a TN licensed massage therapist and how a LMT can abide by these changes.
NCBTMB #451344-10 Course #TN011615-07

Ethics: Dual Roles and Boundaries**
with Karen Craig

July 1
3:30pm - 5:30pm
2 CE hrs $40

How well are you maintaining your boundaries, especially with dual relationships? What are your boundaries and dual roles anyway? Discover answers to these questions and many more in this ethics workshop.
NCBTMB #451344-10

Manual Lymphatic Drainage - Head, Neck, Shoulders, & Arm
after Mastectomy

with Pierre Bolszak

July 11 & 12
9:00am - 5:00pm
13 CE hrs $270

 


NCBTMB #451344-10

Eutony and Feldenkrais for Self-Care
- an introductory evening

with Pierre Bolszak

July 14
7:30pm - 9:30pm
2 CE hrs $45

Pierre Bolszak, France; 

certified Feldenkrais practitioner


This is an introductory class, similar to the weekend class.  Pierre's method uses fluid, easy, effortless movements that involve the whole body.  These movements help get rid of unnecessary tensions and allow the student to improve posture and to organize themselves more efficiently in movement which  results in less expenditure of energy, less fatigue and less wear & tear on the body.  Therapists will learn beneficial activities for themselves and to share with clients for relief between sessions. NCBTMB #451344-10

 

In Memphis from Paris for 10 days, Pierre will offer private therapy sessions by appointment.  Please call Ethel Scrivener at

901-386-8608 to schedule.

Kinesiology and Clay
- Upper Body

with Julie Wood

July 17
9:30am - 12:30pm
3 CE hrs $59

Review musculoskeletal anatomy of the upper body and build the soft tissue structures with CLAY from deep to superficial using a plastic skeleton model. Class size is limited.
NCBTMB #451344-10

Eutony and Feldenkrais
for Self-Care

with Pierre Bolszak

July 19
9:00am - 5:00pm
6.5 CE hrs $135

Pierre Bolszak, France; 

certified Feldenkrais practitioner


Pierre's method uses fluid, easy, effortless movements that involve the whole body.  These movements help get rid of unnecessary tensions and allow the student to improve posture and to organize themselves more efficiently in movement which  results in less expenditure of energy, less fatigue and less wear & tear on the body.  Therapists will learn beneficial activities for themselves and to share with clients for relief between sessions. NCBTMB #451344-10

 

In Memphis from Paris for 10 days, Pierre will offer private therapy sessions by appointment.  Please call Ethel Scrivener at

901-386-8608 to schedule.

Better Body Mechanics
with Karen Craig

Aug 6
10:00am - 4:30pm
6 CE hrs $119

This class will help you improve the effectiveness and efficiency of your massage while keeping your body comfortable. You will learn to become aware of your working habits and ways of self correcting. Learn ways of taking care of yourself so you can continue to enjoy your profession. Please bring sheets, face support cover, breast cloth, hair cloth and lubricant to perform massage during the workshop. You will need a pen or pencil for note taking.There will be a 30 minute lunch break.

NCBTMB #451344-10

Cadaver Class
in Jackson, TN

Aug 6
9:00am - Noon
3 CE hrs $110

This class will explore Human Anatomy with emphasis on structures relevant to the practice of Massage Therapy. Class size is limited.

NCBTMB #451344-10

TN Massage LAW and Rules*
with Karen Craig

Aug 21
10:00am - Noon
2 CE hrs $40

This course provides the latest changes in the TN massage statutes and rules as well as explanations of the meaning of these changes, how they affect a TN licensed massage therapist and how a LMT can abide by these changes.
NCBTMB #451344-10 Course #TN011615-07

Simple S.O.A.P. Charting**
with Karen Craig

Aug 21
12:30pm - 2:30pm
2 CE hrs $40

Take this business course to learn an easy way to document your massages using the S.O.A.P. format.
NCBTMB #451344-10

Fists, Forearms, and Elbows
with Karen Craig

Aug 29
10:00am - 4:30pm
6 CE hrs $119

Learn how to save your thumbs by using other parts of your body to create the pressure your clients request. Bring sheets and oil or lotion to practice and receive these easy, useful, hand-saving techniques.

There will be a 30 minute lunch break.  

NCBTMB #451344-10

Synergetic Myofascial Therapy Certification - Level 1
with Magnus Eklund

Oct 2, 3, & 4
9:00am - 6:30pm
25 CE hrs

$350 in advance - $385 at door

 

This certification will cover superficial myofascia of the whole body, and myofascial and advanced deep tissue techniques for specific areas. Participants will learn how to prepare the body for safe work in deeper tissues and fascia, such as Illiopsoas, QL and Scalenes. Hands on bodywork applications are combined with active movement by client. Partcipants will learn a 3 session series of myofascial bodywork covering the whole body. This work may bring relief of chronic muscular tension and improve posture and function of the body in movement! Postural assessment is used to determine where the work is most needed. Participants are dressed in shorts, suitable top, or two piece bathing suit, as we combine movement and massage.
NCBTMB #450063-06, MS MAP 029, LAP 122,

FL 50-9284

Synergetic Myofascial Therapy Certification - Level 2
with Magnus Eklund

Nov 13, 14, & 15
9:00am - 6:00pm
25 CE hrs

$350 in advance - $425 at door

 

This level 2 certification will cover sessions 4 and 5 in the 10 series of myofascial bodywork as taught by Magnus Eklund. Particiapnts need to have completed Level 1 (sessions 1, 2, and 3). Learn how to safely work in deeper tissues such as Illiopsoas, QL, Scalenes, Levator Scapula, Respiratory Diaphragm, Neck, Cranial Base, Abdominals, Rotator Cuff, Back Muscles, and much more. Hands on applications are combined with active movement by client. This work may bring relief of chronic muscular tension and improve posture and function of the body in movement! Postural assessment is used to determine where the work is most needed. Participants are dressed in shorts, suitable top, or two piece bathing suit, as we combine movement and massage.
NCBTMB #450063-06, MS MAP 029, LAP 122,

FL 50-9284

 

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*This course satisfies the 2 CE hour requirement pertaining to TN LAW (statutes and rules) concerning massage therapists and establishments. (TN LMTs)


**This course satisfies the 2 CE hour requirement pertaining to the management of practicing massage therapy, or to professional ethics, or to substance abuse
. (TN LMTs)

 



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