Treating a headache client successfully requires sensitivity in palpation, and knowledge of the structures that contribute to this nagging disorder. Understanding the anatomy of both the anterior & posterior cervical region, biomechanics of the cervical spine, and head & shoulder position, is important to establishing a positive outcome for the patient. This workshop delves into treatment techniques directed specifically at correcting faulty alignment in the cervical region, which has an "unwinding" effect on the head and neck musculature as well as the TMJ. Specific modalities will be shown for the temporomandibular joint, as well as the cranium, in a sequence which will feel seamless and natural for the therapist to apply in practice.
Following completion of a Bachelor of Science degree at the University of British Columbia, Carrie Taylor attended the prestigious West Coast College of Massage Therapy in Vancouver to complete a 3500 hour Massage Therapy program. She has been teaching at the Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences in NYC since January 2001, where her topics of expertise include; Myofascial Release, Anatomy & Physiology, Pathology, Neurology, Palpation, & Clinical Strategies. Carrie has been in the fitness & nutrition industry as a certified professional since 1990, a Registered Massage Therapist in Canada since 2000, and a licensed massage therapist in the U.S. since 2005. Carrie practices Myofascial Release, Osteopathic work, Core Stability based Personal Training & stretching, remedial exercise, & Nutrition Counseling.
More information at: http://www.taylortechniquesinc.com/
Instructor: Carrie Taylor BSc, RMT, LMT, CPT, CYT
Date/Time: September 16th - September 16th 2017 , 9:00am-5:30pm
Location: FLSM, Ithaca
Early Registration Discount: Register by August 17th 2017 and pay $225
Payment Info: A $50 non-refundable deposit is required to register for this workshop. There is a 15% multi-class discount if you register for three or more of Carrie's classes. Use coupon code TAYLOR15 when registering for each class. There is a 25% discount when you register for ALL SIX JUNE AND SEPTEMBER CLASSES. Use coupon code TAYLOR25 when registering for each class. Discounts do not combine with early registration discount. Visa, MasterCard, and Discover accepted.
Prerequisite: Fascial Fundamentals Basic class or review of DVD is recommended
Registration Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or (607) 272-9024 x.29
Continuing Education Credits: 8 NYS and 8 NCBTMB