- This event has passed.
Pregnancy – Most Common Complaints
May 19, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm$175
8 Hands-On CEU Contact Hours/ NCBTMB Approved Provider #451668-11
Course Description: This intense 1 day seminar will teach you the tools to work with pregnant women using a set of techniques and standards that explore the physiological, structural and emotional well-being of both the mother and her child. The hands-on demonstration and practice will focus on the most troublesome areas reported by pregnant women. Students will be able to understand and recognize contraindications, possible complications and risk factors of pregnancy. We will also cover up-to-date research to help validate this work, as well as a marketing segment to help you grow your practice! Engaging lecture, discussion and guided practice will help you to adapt your own protocols and techniques.
Prerequisites: Designed for massage therapists that have graduated from a 500, or more, hour program or other health related professionals with an understanding of anatomy. Any other bodywork students and practitioners seeking the theoretical understanding to safely adapt their own protocols and techniques to pregnancy’s demands may be allowed with prior authorization.
Required Class Materials: 2 sets of sheets, 4-6 pillows (at least 2 king size), massage lotion. Wear or bring comfortable clothing for practical portion of class. Water bottle and pen.