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CCRI's Therapeutic Massage Program 

Acupressure and Shiatsu Workshops

Introduction to Acupressure and Shiatsu

This hands-on workshop will introduce you to acupressure and shiatsu, two hands-on-healing arts with ancient roots. You will learn a set of easy-to-learn acupressure points for reducing stress and pain conditions, and a simple shiatsu routine for addressing back, neck, and shoulder pain, with the receiver sitting in a chair. Acupressure and shiatsu charts will be provided for future reference.

$44 + $5 non-refundable registration fee
50178 PSEM-8040-001
Wednesday, 6-9p.m., January 28, 2015 Warwick
(Open to the general public)

Bringing Shiatsu and Acupressure Into Your Full Body Massage Treatments

NCBTMB Approved Provider

This hands-on workshop will teach you how to take basic shiatsu techniques off the mat and into your day-to-day table massage practice. You will experience how these techniques can inform massage therapy body mechanics, diagnostics and treatment strategies. You will also learn some helpful acupressure points for common ailments and discover how to insert meridian work seamlessly into your table massage.

$44 + $5 non-refundable registration fee
50179 PSEM-8041-001
Wednesday, 6-9p.m., February 25, 2015, Warwick
(Open to massage therapists only. Please bring a massage table.)

Bringing Shiatsu and Acupressure Into Your Chair Massage Treatments

NCMBTMB Approved Provider

This hands-on workshop will teach you shiatsu and acupressure techniques that are particularly well suited for the massage chair. The training will cover how to work helpful meridian sequences and acupoints for quickly addressing your clients' back, neck, shoulder, or hip pain. You will experience how these techniques can inform proper body mechanics and enable you to give more effective and graceful treatments.

$44 + $5 non-refundable registration fee
50180 PSEM-8042-150
Wednesday, 6-9p.m., March 11, 2015, Lincoln
(Open to massage therapists only. Participants must bring a massage chair.)

Acupressure Strategies

NCBTMB Approved Provider

Acupressure points are richer in complexity, depth, and healing potential than is commonly understood. How can givers of acupressure get better results? This workshop teaches a variety of mind-body strategies to help you increase your awareness of common acupoints and the effectiveness of your caregiving.

$44 + $5 non-refundable registration fee 
50181 PSEM-8043-401
Wednesday, 6-9p.m., April 15, 2015, Shepard Building Providence
(Open to massage therapists, nurses, occupational therapists, physical therapists, and other caregivers.)

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