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Advanced Chair Massage

March 24 @9:00 am -4:00 pm

$165

6 CEUs

With Instructor Brian Kavanaugh


Course Description:

This course will focus on advanced techniques for the office worker with particular attention to problems associated with repetitive computer work such as carpal tunnel syndrome and thoracic outlet syndrome. This course will consist of part lecture and bodywork where you will learn a variety of techniques to work on pectoralis major & minor, scalenes, subclavius, SCM, and others. Some time in class will also be spent focusing on proper body mechanics for the Chair Massage worker. This class is a must for those who wish to build their private practice through Corporate Chair Massage.

 

Learning Outcomes & Objectives:

1. Therapists will be able to identify muscles involved with carpel tunnel syndrome, thoracic outlet syndrome and be able to do a postural analysis designed for the office worker.

2. Therapists will be able to instruct their clients in how to do “homework”; stretches and muscle strengthening focused on their clients problem areas.

3. Therapists will be able to work with proper body mechanics unique to chair massage.

4. Therapists will know how to do Pin & Stretch and muscle energy techniques.

5. Therapists will be able to do Pin & Stretch and muscle energy techniques for scalenes, lavator, SCM and subclavious.

6. Therapists will be able to do pin & stretch and muscle energy techniques for pectoralis major & minor

7. Therapist will be able to do pin & stretch and muscles energy techniques for rhomboids, upper traps and lower traps.


About the Instructor: 

Brian Kavanaugh, LMT graduated from CNW in 2005 and since has been practicing Integrative Therapeutic Massage at The Bodyworks Wellness Center. Brian has been working at CNW since 2006 and has instructed in a variety of classes including Foundations of Massage, A&P, Myology, Applied Techniques, Sports Massage, Chair Massage, NMT and Assessment Skills in addition to being appointed Director of Career Development and Alumni Services in January of 2015. Brian hopes his students find massage as life transforming as he has.


Online registration is available by clicking the website link below. To register by phone, call the school directly. Please contact Rachel Savageau at rsavageau@cnwsmt.com with any questions.

Details

Date:
March 24
Time:
9:00 am -4:00 pm
Early Bird Rate:
$165
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.schedulicity.com/scheduling/CFNWED

Venue

Center For Natural Wellness School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205 United States
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Phone:
(518) 489-4026

Other

CE Hours
6
Instructors
Brian Kavanaugh

Our Programs

Our NYS recognized Massage Therapy Training program is offered in 3 formats:
  • Full-Time Day
  • Part-Time Morning
  • Part-Time Evening

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Contact

Center For Natural Wellness
School Of Massage Therapy
3 Cerone Commercial Drive
Albany, NY 12205
Administrative Office: (518) 489-4026
Student Massage Clinic: (518) 489-4068
Fax: (518) 489-0522

Location

Administrative Office: (518) 489-4026 | Student Massage Clinic: (518) 489-4068 | Fax: (518) 489-0522