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Discover the power of water , both fresh and from the sea, and the important roll it plays in the body’s healing process. Discussion includes the principles and the practice of hydrotherapy in achieving a state of health, vitality and well-being in the body and the mind. Thalassotherapy is the use of seawater as a form of therapy, based on the therapeutic use of seawater, sea products, and shore climate. A variety of techniques and natures products will be presented that can be used in a spa or a less formal setting. Class consists of lecture and instruction protocols for hands-on practical techniques, including cryotherapy, contrast baths and fomentation and applications of algae and salts from the ocean. Board Approved CEUs: 16 for live course, 12 for Webinar
Ancient Ayurvedic Massage
“Ayurvedic”, a Sanscrit word meaning “Science of Life”, was developed over 5000 years ago in India, and considered to be the “Mother of all Healing”. This course addresses the overview of Ayurvedic healing concepts as well as hands-on instruction of Ayurvedic massage techniques : The Abhyanga, Vishesh and Udvartana, as well as other Ayurvedic therapies : the Shirodhara, Marma Point work and Indian Head Massage. Instruction includes understanding of the Ayurvedic Doshas, or individual constitutions, as well as well as balancing the Chakra energy system of the body. Board Approved CEUs: 60 hours for complete live course, 16 hours for each individual massage course, 16 hours for combined Shirodhara, Marma Points and Indian Head Massage
Hawaiian Lomi Lomi Bodywork Temple Style
Lomi Ke’Ala Hoku is an ancient Hawaiian concept of working with the Mana or life force of the individual. It means “journey that carries you home”, referring to the profound physical and spiritual healing effects of this modality. The idea is to calm the mind in order to heal the body, and to come to a total acceptance of who you are and where you are in your life right now. This style was developed in ancient temples thousands of years ago in old Polynesia, originally inspired and practiced by the Kahunas in the royal temples of ancient Hawaii where Lomi was used to sooth and heal the the Hawaiian royalty. It also served as a powerful right of passage ceremony for important transitions in life. This course includes concepts of Hawaiian healing and a traditional full-body Hawaiian massage. Board Approved CEUs for 30, 50 and 70 hour live massage course lengths.
Rejuvenating Dry Skin Brushing Techniques
The skin is a living vital organ with a multiplicity of important functions. The tragedy is that the skin of modern man is the most neglected and mistreated organ. If the skin seriously malfunctions, it will compromise health. Dry brushing is a powerful therapy which can have a positive impact on the entire body and will contribute to a feeling of vigorous well-being. It will give you and your clients’ skin the stimulation, detoxification, exercise and cleansing of which it may be deprived by a sedentary way of life. Course includes body brushing history, discussion of body systems and brushing benefits and specific dry brushing techniques for a spa or home setting. Board Approved CEUs for 8 Hour live or webinar courses.
Audio/Visual Educational Products
Lomi Ke’Ala Hoku Level I MP4 Video – full-body demo and detailed massage instruction. Price $45.00
Lomi Ke’Ala Hoku Level II MP4 Video – Detailed massage instruction. Price $35.00. Both Lomi level I & II – $70.00.
Ayurvedic Abhyanga and Vishesh MP4 Videos – detailed massage instruction. Price $ 30.00 each, or 2 for $50.00.
Dry Body Brushing MP4 Video and Cellulite Massage Techniques– detailed massage instruction. Price $30.00 each, both for $50.00.
Dry Body Brushing MP4 Video with Custom Aroma Drybrush Kit. Price $50.00 – ( choice of a 10ml essential oil blend for specific applications).
Aromatherapy Home Study Course – Detailed study of aromatherapy, blending techniques & study of over 60 individual oils. Price $75.00 – 220 page color document.