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Modalities for Massage and Bodywork Module 3: Craniosacral & Neuromuscular Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   5
Registration Fee:   $83

1. Identify 7 listening stations to be used for a general evaluation of the craniosacral system. 2. Identify and differentiate between the flexion and extension phase of the craniosacral rhythm. 3. Define energy cysts. 4. List 6 contraindications of craniosacral therapy. 5. Identify and differentiate between central and attachment trigger points. 6. Recognize 10 characteristics of European NMT protocols. 7. List 6 summaries of rehabilitation sequencing. 8. Identify 6 guidelines when addressing most myofascial tissue problems. 9. Identify and differentiate between a contraction, spasm and contracture. 10. Identify and differentiate between an active trigger point, latent trigger point, primary trigger point, satellite trigger point and a key trigger point. 11. Recognize how to treat an attachment trigger point if inflammation is suspected. 12. List 3 questions frequently used to guide a session of communication during therapy.

Target Audience
Massage Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Occupations Therapy Assistants

Chapter 4. Craniosacral Therapy - John Upledger with Sharon Desjarlais Chapter 10. Neuromuscular Therapy & Deep Tissue Massage - Judith Walker Delany Chapter 20. Trigger Point Release - Judith Walker Delany

This course utilizes text from the softback textbook by Elaine Stillerman, LMT “Modalities for Massage and Bodywork” ©2008. Gain a better understanding of the top modalities in massage practice with expert insight and a balanced, user-friendly approach. This current, consistently organized resource distills a wealth of information on 21 popular massage modalities into easy-to-read overviews detailing the essential principles behind each therapy.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM