Using Traditional Chinese Medicine to Improve your Massage Practice-January 13, 2024
Gain a deeper understanding of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory and modalities, and how to apply these concepts to your massage practice. TCM Modalities that will be covered and practiced in depth include Cupping, Gua Sha (tool assisted manual therapy), Hot and Cold therapies, use of Liniments, and Electric Muscle Stimulation. Kinesio taping usage will also be included. There will be an overview on acupuncture meridians and points, and how they can be used to complement your massage treatments. Focus will be on how the meridians work, where they are located on the body, and how to use them to affect different body areas. This is a great way to expand your knowledge with a new way to look at human anatomy and give you different tools to problem-solve for your clients. ZOOM AVAILABLE.…If you would like to attend this class online on Zoom….please contact the school for the link.
Date: Saturday, January 13th: 9:00AM-6:00PM
CE Hours: 8
Instructor: Tim Monaco, LMT – Tim has been a professional Licensed Massage Therapist and educator for over 20 years. After his previous career as a professional triathlete ended, he focused on being a health and wellness practitioner which has included comprehensive studies in massage therapy, holistic nutrition, and corrective and performance training. He was a key part of the faculty at Sage School of Massage & Esthetics until July of 2021 when he seized the opportunity to enroll in the Florida College of Integrative Medicine, a Chinese medical school. Tim is currently living in Orlando, Florida and has completed the first half of three years of study.
Practitioners can pay in full, or pay 50% now, to hold your spot in class. The balance of the other 50% of the tuition can be paid on the first day of class. Cancellations will be charged a $50 administrative fee before the tuition is refunded.