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Massage Continuing Education Courses

We offer a number of massage continuing education courses throughout the year. Stay tuned to this page for the latest announcements of upcoming, advanced massage courses from highly respected instructors from around the country.

Advanced Massage Courses for 2013 - 2014

Reminder to all Georgia Licensed Massage Therapists: License renewal deadline is October 31, 2014. You need 24 CE's earned between November 1, 2012 and October 31, 2014 to renew you license. More information on Georgia Board Requirements can be found at the Georgia Secretary of State website. All of our continuing education courses are approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCBTMB).

To be added to our mailing list, please email us at conted@georgiamassageschool.com. For more information and registration use the links below for each provider.

 

 

Liddle Kidz™ Pediatric Massage Therapist Training | CPMT™

Tina Allen

Saturday, May 24 - Sunday, May 25
9 am - 5 pm
16 CE's
Fee: $450, (discount available if registered for CIMT course)

Registration is available through Liddle Kidz Foundation

The comprehensive Pediatric Massage Training for massage therapists and health care professionals provides educational and professional training to those who wish to enhance their skills. Through this training, participants learn to provide massage therapy for children with special health care needs, who are hospitalized or have been diagnosed with a terminal illness in hospice care.

 

Touch Therapy for Liddle Kidz™ with Trauma

Tina Allen

Monday, May 26 - Tuesday, May 27
9 am - 5 pm
16 CE's
Fee: $450

Registration is available through Liddle Kidz Foundation

The comprehensive Touch Therapy for Liddle Kidz™ with Trauma (Massage for Children with Trauma) Course for massage therapists and healthcare professionals provides educational and professional training to those who wish to enhance their skills. Through this advanced training, participants learn to provide massage therapy, nurturing touch techniques and touch therapy for children affected by trauma.

The impact of child abuse and trauma is far greater than its immediate effects. Trauma may come in many forms including hospitalization, experiencing physical and verbal abuse, witnessing traumatic events and traumatic natural events. These experiences can shape a child’s development, and have consequences that last for years beyond the actual event.

 

Oncology Massage Therapy: Caring for Clients with Cancer

Tracy Walton

Tuesday, May 27 - Friday, May 30
9 am - 6 pm
32 CE's
Fee: $690

Registration and more information is available at TracyWalton.com

As the role of massage therapy in cancer care expands, it is an exciting time to provide oncology massage. In this intensive course, we combine the art and science of touch to create safe, effective massage sessions for clients with cancer and cancer histories. In a lively, supportive learning environment, participants learn simple, concrete ways to adapt traditional massage to cancer and cancer treatment. We practice interviewing, follow-up questions, massage planning, and adapting traditional western massage techniques to surgery, radiation, chemotherapy, bone metastasis, vital organ involvement, and lymphedema risk.

 

Lymphatic Massage with Reflexology for Detoxification

Claire Marie Miller

Saturday, August 16 - Sunday, August 17
9 am - 5 pm
14 CE's
Fee: $335, $300 if paid in full by July 16, 2014

Registration is available through Claire Marie Miller Seminars

Learn a skill that will provide your clients with powerful detoxification! This protocol combines a basic lymphatic massage with skin brushing, castor oil packs on both the abdomen and the feet and includes detoxifying foot reflexology for a potent cleanse to the body. In this course you will learn an overview of the lymphatic system, connection between the lymph vessels and the neuro-secretions; castor oil pack applications to support cleansing of the lymph nodes in the small intestines; deep colon cleansing massage techniques; and understanding of nervous system processing.

 

Muscle Testing for Massage Therapists: Touch for Health Kinesiology Level 1

Randall Gibson

Saturday, August 23 - Sunday, August 24
9:00 am - 5:30 pm
15 CE's
Fee: $300, $250 if paid in full by July 23, 2014

Registration is available through Polarity Healthcare or 330.701.8780

In this class, you will study 14 muscles and become familiar with their associated acupuncture meridians. You will learn how to accurately test each of these muscles using a refined manual resistive testing method. When a problem or weakness is discovered, you will practice using neurolymphatic and neurovascular reflexes, origin/insertion technique and meridian tracing to resolve it. Also included in this class are methods of pain relief, food testing and an amazingly effective technique called emotional stress release (ESR).

At the end of this seminar, you will be able to offer a general treatment protocol called a “Meridian Balancing”. You will also be able to balance your partner for a specific goal, which involves the nervous system and conscious mind in order to enhance results. This easily learned set of skills can be used to keep you, your loved ones and your clients at optimal levels of health.

 

Integrative Reflexology Certification

Claire Marie Miller

Friday, September 5 3 pm - 9 pm
Saturday, September 6 8 am - 6 pm
Sunday, September 7 8 am - 6 pm
24 CE's
Fee: $450, $400 if paid in full by August 5, 2014

Registration is available through Claire Marie Miller Seminars

Integrative Reflexology is an evolutionary approach to the ancient art. This unique application is easy, and fun to do, without injury from over use of the thumbs. This 3 day class will lead to Certification an an Integrative Reflexologist. In this foundational certification course you will learn the basic techniques of foot, hand, and ear reflexology through the 4-theory approach to reflexology: structural alignment, zones, oriental meridians, and proprioceptors. This classic whole hand technique makes it gentle on the thumbs and fingers.

 

Active Isolated Stretching (A.I.S.) and The Upper Body

John Howard

Saturday, September 13 - Sunday, September 14
9 am - 6 pm
16 CE's
Fee: $360

For more information and to register visit AIS Therapy

Active Isolated Stretching: The Mattes Method centers on physiological principles of specific muscle lengthening increased circulation and oxygen to the tissues, lengthening of the superficial and deep fascia. The seminar involves exact details of how to safely lengthen muscles and fascia simultaneously maintaining a physiologically based agonist-antagonist relationship.

 

Active Isolated Stretching (A.I.S.) and The Lower Body

John Howard

Saturday, October 12 - Sunday, October 13
9 am - 6 pm
16 CE's
Fee: $360

For more information and to register visit AIS Therapy

Active Isolated Stretching: The Mattes Method centers on physiological principles of specific muscle lengthening increased circulation and oxygen to the tissues, lengthening of the superficial and deep fascia. The seminar involves exact details of how to safely lengthen muscles and fascia simultaneously maintaining a physiologically based agonist-antagonist relationship.

 

Georgia Massage School
415 Horizon Dr Suite 275
Suwanee, GA 30024
Phone: (678) 482-1100