- This event has passed.
Deep Tissue Techniques to Enliven your Practice – Ithaca
A package of dynamic techniques your clients will love! This hands-on workshop teaches therapists a variety of myofascial release, trigger point, and active engagement techniques for all regions of the body. These can be immediately integrated into a massage practice. This is our most popular workshop with a heavy focus on Core Body Mechanics/ergonomics and our signature "No Thumbs" approach to Deep Tissue Massage. Leave with NEW techniques that can be immediately integrated into your massage practice!Students will learn:fresh approaches for addressing plantar fasciitis, lower back pain, tennis/golf elbow, shin splints and forward head postureCore Body Mechanics to optimize pressure levels while avoiding injurycreative methods to save the therapist's wrists and thumbs from overusetechniques for all regions of the bodyactive/passive client movement enhancershow adjusting key variables improves therapeutic resultsEric creates continuing education focused on career longevity for massage schools, spas and professional organizations, specializing in teaching Deep Tissue Massage that doesn't harm the therapist or the client. All of his workshops focus on saving your hands with his "No Thumbs!" approach & Core Body Mechanics that help prolong your career. Eric works with some of the most respected names in the wellness industry throughout the US, Canada, Asia, India and the Caribbean. His presentations have included the American Massage Therapy National Convention, The International Spa Association Conference, The World Massage Conference, Esthetique Spa International Shows and AMTA state conventions. In addition, he is a member of the International Spa Association (ISPA) Board of Directors in Lexington, KY. This road warrior spends 35 weeks a year presenting to audiences nationwide. In his spare time, he works on becoming the fifth member of Van Halen. More info at: http://imassageinc.com/index.htm