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”Where it is, it Ain’t”- Successfully Treating Lower Back Pain -Ithaca
Experts estimate that as much as 80% of the population will experience a back problem at some time in their lives. This class will focus on the many competing forces that pull on the pelvis and how they contribute to lower back pain.Students will learn:how interconnected fascial planes create back painto recognize an anterior/posterior pelvic tiltthe relationship between facilitated and inhibited musculaturedeep tissue techniques for the quadratus lumborum, iliopsoas, rectus femoris, plantar fascia and the hamstringEric 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