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Introduction to Traditional Thai Massage

June 22 @9:00 am -June 23 @4:30 pm

$375

12 CEUs : 2 DAY Course: You MUST attend both days to earn credit for this class. 

June 22nd & 23rd: 9am-12pm, 1pm-4:15pm – both days

With Instructor: Kathryn M. Sutliff


Course Description:

In this course, you will learn how to perform a full body 60 minute Thai massage routine that you can immediately add to your practice. You will learn to use hands, knees, legs, and feet to move the client into a series of yoga-like postures. This class will cover energy lines, poses, sequences, body mechanics, and techniques.

NOTE: This bodywork is done on a mat on the floor. Therapists will spend several hours on the floor during the course of the class. Feel free to bring a pillow or cushion to make yourself more comfortable. Please wear stretchy clothing. Contact the instructor prior to class if you have any special needs.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes:

  1. Students will list the benefits and contraindications of Thai Massage, and demonstrate proper body mechanics needed to perform this type of bodywork.
  2. Students will identify and perform proper acupressure on the Thai energy lines (Sen) of the feet and legs.
  3. Students will identify and perform supine lower body postures of Thai massage.
  4. Students will identify and perform proper acupressure on the Thai energy lines (Sen) of the hands and arms.
  5. Students will identify and perform supine upper body postures of Thai massage.
  6. Students will demonstrate their knowledge of a full supine body sequence, and recognize how it feels to be a receiver of this sequence.
  7. Students will identify and perform prone lower body postures of Thai Massage.
  8. Students will identify and perform the energy lines on the back and the prone upper body postures.
  9. Students will identify and perform seated postures.
  10. Students will visually compare and recognize the flow of a full body Traditional Thai Massage.
  11. Students will compare and recognize the flow of a full body Traditional Thai Massage as a receiver.
  12. Students will implement knowledge from course, asses client intake form and demonstrate how to execute a full body Traditional Thai Massage.

About the Instructor:
Ananda Kathryn Sutliff, LMT, CYT is very passionate about all healing modalities and has been studying them since her training in yoga and Thai-yoga at the Kripalu Center.  From there she decided to travel to Thailand to deepen her training and knowledge. Upon her return she started studying Swedish and Therapeutic Massage techniques at the Center for Natural Wellness.  She is a NYS Licensed Massage Therapist and is a certified Kripalu Yoga Instructor, Positional Therapist, Traditional Thai-Yoga Massage Therapist, and Reiki Practitioner.  Ananda Kathryn is the owner of Om Shanti Healing Arts wellness center in Castleton, NY.

 

Details

Start:
June 22 @9:00 am
End:
June 23 @4:30 pm
Early Bird Rate:
$375
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Website:
https://www.schedulicity.com/scheduling/CFNWED

Organizer

CNWSMT Continuing Education
Phone:
(518) 489-4026
Email:
rsavageau@cnwsmt.com
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CE Hours
12
Instructors
Kathryn Sutliff

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

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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

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