Stuck in a basic-massage rut?
It’s time to increase your repertoire of techniques and give yourself a pocket full of tricks that will both amaze and impress your clients, as well as improving your own understanding and development.
Our Advanced Technique courses are structured to focus on specific conditions, allowing us to focus more on the Anatomy and Physiology of the areas we are working. The pathology of the conditions which may be presented to us as therapists, and a plethora of techniques and protocols that can be used to aid in our clients recovery from the conditions they present with.
Advanced anatomy of the affected area, essential if you are to know what to treat and why
How to identify the source of the problem with a comprehensive case history specific to the area in question
Advanced techniques for Massaging muscles of the Hip and Pelvis, including a look at the Sacroiliac joint.
Common disorders of the head and face including; Sciatica, Piriformis Syndrome and referred back pain.
Understanding of the Sciatic Nerve, and cautions associated with this nerve.
Homecare tips specific to this area
Red flags and when to refer on to other healthcare providers.
Pre-requisites: This course is suitable for qualified therapists only, with an NVQ Level 3 in A&P and Massage such as ITEC or VTCT. You must sign a form to confirm that you hold A&P and Massage qualifications as required and are professionally insured.