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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 2015

Reminder to all Georgia Licensed Massage Therapists: License renewal deadline is October 31, 2016. You need 24 CE's earned between November 1, 2014 and October 31, 2016 to renew your 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.

 

Nurturing the Mother®,
a Body, Mind, Spirit Approach to
Pregnancy Massage

Presented by Claire Marie Miller

Saturday, September 5 - Monday, September 7
9 am - 6 pm
Fee: $450 early registration, $495 after August 5
24 CE's

To register call 877-319-5772.
For more information visit Claire Marie Miller Seminars.

Nurturing the Mother pregnancy massage utilizes a comfortable, secure side-laying position to avoid undue pressure on a growing abdomen and the lower back. Mothers are completely supported by pillows, keeping top hip, knee and ankle on the same level to avoid pulling on the sacroiliac joint and to maximize blood and lymph circulation.

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

•Anatomy and physiology for pregnancy and birth
•Pregnancy massage sequence
•Cautions and contraindications for pregnancy massage
•Guidelines for pregnancy massage for each trimester
•Massage cautions and variations for high-risk pregnancies
•Postpartum massage, with the principle of mother roasting: the application of heat along with specific bodywork techniques for the recovery and realignment of the mother.

YOU WILL NEED TO BRING:

•4 pillows- 2 king size and 2 standard
•3 sets of sheets
•Unscented Oil
•Baby doll for infant massage
•Blanket or pad for Shiatsu

 

Learn 2 Tape™
Kinesiology Taping Method™

Supporting Function; Enhancing Movement

Lower Extremity

Presented by Drew Freedman and Rick Garbowski

Saturday, September 12 - Sunday, September 13
8 am - 5 pm
Fee: $395
16 CE's

To register and for more information visit Learn2Tape.

The goal of this KTM™ workshop is to provide manual therapists with the means of understanding the fundamental principles and therapeutic applications of the Kinesiology Taping Method. You will learn the fundamentals of KTM™ and how to apply a variety of different taping applications in order to achieve maximized results. 75% of the 16 hours are hands-on allowing you ample time to master this new skill set. When applied correctly, clients often report; “It feels like your hands are still on me when I leave.”

The Kinesiology Taping Method™ is a beneficial adjunct to your current treatment approach that will allow you to…

•Apply a variety of different taping methods for common injuries
•Prolong the impact of your work beyond your treatment room
•Provide pain relief from tender points, trigger points and spasms
•Provide proprioceptive input to both weak and hypertonic muscles
•Enhance lymphatic drainage
•Provide mechanical support to injured joints
•Add a new revenue stream to your massage therapy practice

 

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