Massage CEU Workshops

Workshop 1: Integrative Orthopedic Deep Tissue - Core

In the Core class, you will learn the basics of Integrative Orthopedic approach to bodywork; you'll deepen your understanding of the torso's kinesiology and pathology and how it can cause dysfunction and pain in peripheral parts of the body; you’ll learn how to quickly assess posture and muscular tension to determine which muscles to treat for better results; you’ll learn to effectively treat Kyphosis, Lordosis, and Scoliosis through a variety of advanced manual deep tissue manipulation and stretching techniques, with a special focus on releasing important core muscles like Iliopsoas, Rectus Abdominus, Quadratus Lumborum, and the Erectors. This 18-CEU IODT for the Core workshop is the prerequisite for the two 8-CEU Upper Body, 8-CEU Lower Body, and 4-CEU Client Homework workshops. 

18 Massage CEUs for LMTs

 ​(NCBTMB Provider # 1478) 

Manual Techniques you'll learn:

  • Trigger Point Therapy
  • Deep Compression
  • Myofascial Stretching
  • Positional Release
  • Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation (PNF)

Assessment Techniques you'll learn:

  • Postural Analysis​
  • Measuring which Psoas, Rectus Abdominus, & Quadratus Lumborum muscles are shortened & contracted.

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Other Things you'll learn:

  • How deep breathing helps clients release faster
  • Using therapeutic talking to guide the client's breath and consciousness
  • What Intuition is... and isn't and when to use it


Workshop 2: Integrative Orthopedic Deep Tissue - Upper Body

 (Prerequisite: Course 1 - Core) 

In the Upper Body class, you will  deepen your understanding of the kinesiology and pathology of the neck  & shoulders; you’ll review how to quickly analyze posture; you’ll  learn additional advanced manual soft-tissue manipulation techniques,  and advanced stretching techniques, to release important shoulder &  neck muscles like Pectoralis, Terres, Infraspinatus, Subscapularis, SCM,  & Suboccipital.  

8 Massage CEUs for LMTs

 ​(Florida Provider # 50-24420) 

Additional Techniques you'll learn:

  • Range of Motion Assessment
  • Reciprocal Inhibition
  • The Raphael Technique​
  • Suboccipital Release w/ Guided Meditation​​​


Workshop 3: Integrative Orthopedic Deep Tissue - Lower Body

(Prerequisite: Course 1 - Core)

In the Lower Body class, you will deepen  your understanding of the kinesiology and pathology of the hips, legs  & feet; you’ll learn to assess gait & review how to quickly  analyze posture; you’ll learn to use your advanced manual soft-tissue  manipulation techniques, and advanced stretching techniques, to release  important hip & leg muscles like Gluteus, Periformis, Tensor Fascia  Lata, Ilio-Tibial Band, Soleus, Flexor Halicus, & Plantar. 


8 Massage CEUs for LMT's

 ​(Florida Provider # 50-24420) 

Additional Techniques you'll learn:

  • Gait assessment
  • Therapist Stretch & Release


Course 4: IODT Homework for Your Clients

 (Prerequisite: Course 1 - Core)
Learn  how to stretch yourself and teach your clients to do stretches and  exercises to address their specific musculoskeletal misalignments and  dysfunctions and restore full range of motion.  Healthcare is what YOU  do to take care of your own health.  Help your clients increase the effectiveness of your work by taking personal responsibility for their structural health.

2 CEs for LMT's

 ​(Florida Provider # 50-24420) 

Learn multiple self-stretches for:

  • Psoas, Quadratus Lumborum, Rectus Abdominus & Erector muscles
  • Kyphosis & lordosis
  • Neck, shoulders and arms
  • Hips and legs