8 CEs (includes stretching strap)
Students will learn techniques to add to their skill sets as massage therapists and sports massage therapists. This will include learning Gua Sha (Graston, muscle scraping) techniques on the upper and lower body. Titanium gua sha (Graston tool will be provided).
Also covered in the class will be :
Proper foam rolling techniques, proper use of lacrosse balls to break up adhesions, and use of other tools for the therapist including percussion tools such as the Hypervolt.
The students will also learn proper Active Isolated Stretching ( to use on clients and for self-care). A stretching strap will be provided.
These skills are designed to give the therapist added skills to use on themselves for self-care and for their clients.
Students will be asked to bring sheets, lubricant (gel, lotion).
Also, loose clothing and shorts are encouraged. The class will be very participative.
Attached are the class descriptions from the instructor. Do you need me to pair down or add anything? Here’s my parking: Parking is limited and students should be mindful of parking in front of AMTB and along High Street. There is a paid parking lot on Hanover Street.