Specific Compensation Reprogramming
October 20-21, 2018

Specific Compensation Reprogramming Course Description: Specific Compensation Reprogramming (SCR) is an innovative musculoskeletal technique that uses a combination of assisted stretches and specific muscle activation exercises to get muscles back to their optimal resting length and tone. This 2 day (16 hours) course will teach therapists how to properly assess compensation patterns and how to efficiently address and reverse their effects through the use of stretching and strengthening exercises. Participants will receive a copy of the course manual as well as a number of therapy bands that they will be using throughout the duration of the course.

www.screducation.ca

Modality
Strain/Counterstrain

Credits

12

Facility

Jungle Athletics

Location

Calgary, AB

Instructor

Alex Greaves

Phone

403-466-9753
Cupping Therapy Certification Courses 2018 (Western Canada)
Multiple

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ICTA Cupping Therapy Certification Courses 2018 (Western Canada)

For Registration, Workshop outline and Workshop Dates/Schedules see www.cuppingtherapy.org or contact [email protected]

All ICTA course content and presentation material has been designed by Dr. Jesse McLean based on detailed research, clinical assessments and ongoing practice.  These courses are continually undergoing improvements and upgrading, all taught to the same high standard world wide by highly trained and certified instructors with many years of therapeutic cupping instructional experience.

 

Contemporary Cupping Method

Advanced Cupping Techniques

Facial Rejuvenation

 

12 RMTA Credits

12 RMTA Credits

8 RMTA Credits

Edmonton 12-14 Oct, 2018   15 Oct, 2018
Calgary 10-12 Nov, 2018 7-8 Nov, 2018 9 Nov, 2018
2019 Dates TBA      

*Approved CEU credits with MTAA, MTAM, RMTA, NHPC, MTAS, CATA

CONTEMPORARY CUPPING METHODS (CCM) - 24 Hours – 3 Days
CCM takes Cupping Therapy into mainstream manual soft tissue therapy & provides you with an International Certification in Cupping Therapy!
The CCM course is Canada's most complete and comprehensive course in therapeutic cupping covering traditional stationary cupping, massage cupping, dynamic cupping, flash cupping, facial cupping, biomagnetic cupping and vascular fluid movement. Negative Pressure, rather than compression, is superior bodywork for relieving pain and stiffness in Muscle, Fascia, Deep Tissue, Ligaments, Tendons, Joints and improving Vascular Flow!

Learn indications and contraindications and the beneficial therapeutic interpretation of “cupping marks”.  Become competant in the appropriate application of glass, plastic(handpump), soft silicon, aspirator bulb, and biomagnetic cups along with 22 treatments for the head, face, neck, shoulders, back, visceral organs, hip, thigh, leg and foot  including: ~ Sports & Orthopedic protocols ~ Cellulite ~ Reflexology ~ Biomagnetics ~ Abdominals ~ Facial/dermal Rejuvenation ~ Detoxification.  

Military/student bonus.  Early registration discounts,  ICTA Membership (A comprehensive 80-page manual is included in the tuition and all required cupping equipment is provided for workshop use - your own personal sets of equipment and a 2-DVD set of all treatments will be available tor you to purchase at the workshop).

ADVANCED CUPPING TECHNIQUES (ACT) – 16 Hours – 2 Days
After you become practiced and comfortable with your cupping expertise, enroll in an Advanced Cupping Techniques course. Now you are prepared to learn 24 new protocols for orthopedic and myofascial treatments for the foot, leg, thigh, hip, trunk, back, chest, face and scars tissue (both dermal and deep tissue). This workshop is 85% hands-on and builds on the fundamentals you learned in the CCM course.   (Tuition includes a 40-page manual showing step-by-step treatments.  You are required to bring your own cups - additional cups are available for purchase at the course).

FACIAL REJUVENATION (FR) – 8 Hours – 1 Day
Contrasting thermotherapy, facial and neck muscle decompression, TMJ and sinus release, vascular flow, and dermal scar rehabilitation using proprietary cups. (Tuition includes: 1 set each of the Belletazze & EarthSpa Bell cups; facial stones and a comprehensive 48-page manual).

ICTA WORKSHOP TUITION - Note: All tuition prices are in $U.S.  Go to www.cuppingtherapy.org to register and for detailed information.  Email [email protected] with questions.

Contemporary Cupping Methods is a 3-day comprehensive workshop priced at $US545 for early-bird registration 30 days prior to the start date (that’s only $US182/day!). Late registration price is $US605.  Inquire about group rate discounts (for CCM only) by emailing [email protected]

Advance Cupping Techniques is a full 2-day workshop priced at $US420 for early-bird registration 30 days prior to the start date (equivalent to $US210/day!).  Late registration tuition is $US465.

Facial Rejuvenation Massage is a 1-day workshop priced at $US350 for early-bird registration 30 days prior to the start date. (tuition includes 2 sets of cups and 1 set of facial stones).  Late registsration price is $US395.

ICTA Educator for Western Canada… Herb Longworth is a member of the Alberta Remedial Massage Therapists Association (RMTA) & vice-resident of the Albert branch of the Canadian Sports Massage Therapists Association (CSMTA). He holds a Master’s Degree in Science from UofA, a massage therapy diploma & certifications in: advanced cupping therapy, national sports coaching (NCCP), Reiki Master/Teacher and Professional FitnessTrainer.  Herb has worked on the medical teams at Canadian Olympic Track&Field Trials(2012), Canadian National Swim Finals(2012), World Cup Women’s Fastpitch Championships(2016) and Canada Cup(2017); where he introduced the benefits of therapeutic cupping to many world-class athletes.  Herb has been a guest speaker at national conferences in Canada and the U.S. and currently teaches therapeutic courses in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba and is based in Calgary, AB. 

Modality
Suction Cupping

Credits

12, 12, 8

Facility

Multiple

Location

Multiple

Instructor

Herb Longworth

Phone

587-436-2151
Jade Stone Massage Workshop
Various

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Jade Stone Massage Workshop

Calgary September 17-18
Fort McMurray September 19-20
Edmonton September 22-23
Saskatoon September 24-25
Red Deer October 15 – 16
South Surrey October 21-22
Vancouver October 29-30
Lethbridge November 7-8
Grande Prairie December 3-4

Participants learn over two days all aspects of Jade Stone Massage.

Therapists will be able to confidently incorporate this modality into their practice.

The following areas are covered in detail:

• Tools Required
• Historical use of Jade in Massage
• Attributes of Jade
• Types of stones used and there properties
• Benefits of stone massage
• Alternating temperatures in treatment
• Contraindications and considerations
• Temperature control
• Working with the Stones
• Sterilization, care and storage
• Treatment with clothing on
• Full body jade massage.

You will learn how to incorporate Jade into therapeutic and relaxation massage, working in alternating temperatures, working deep with less effort and more comfort for the client.

The two day workshop is designed that you the therapist has a solid knowledge working with a set of only twenty functionally-designed stones in many applications to confidently incorporate your knowledge and skills into a jade treatment.

Two day jade stone massage workshop $595. Includes your set of 20 massage stones to register call Shelley  for the discounted offer  250-619-5423 for more information or to register online visit our website  www.healingjadestone.com  12 CEUS for RMTA

Workshop cost $595. Includes your set of 20 massage stones
Tel: 1-250-619-5423
E-mail: [email protected]

Modality
Hot Stone Therapy

Credits

12

Facility

Multiple

Location

Multiple

Instructor

Shelley Killeen

Phone

1-250-619-5423
Aromatherapy & Acupressure
Multiple

Alberta Aromatherapy

Aromatherapy & Acupressure – 6 credits

You will learn the four conditions fibromyalgia, carpal tunnel, frozen shoulder, and TMJ.  samples provided

Practicum -15 hours
DATES: September 14, 15, 16
Cost: $125 in person or $49.00 online

LOCATION; 12720 111 Avenue Edmonton Alberta (Boardroom) free parking
Register: [email protected]Website: albertaaromatherapy.com

Alberta Aroma Institute

NEW: Aromatherapy Certificate - 6 credits

Aromatherapy is a holistic hands-on therapy which promotes a physical, spiritual, emotional and mental sense of harmony. This entirely relaxing massage treatment uses the essences from plants to help balance and unify the mind, body and spirit.

Along with the skin, the immune, digestive, respiratory, lymphatic, urinary, nervous, endocrine, reproductive and circulatory systems may all utilize essential oils.

Practicum: September 21, 22, 23
Time 12 hours
Register: [email protected]
payment available as a monthly subscription

Modality
Multiple

Credits

6

Facility

12720 111 Ave

Location

Edmonton

Instructor

Laurie Niles

Phone

587 590 4188
Volunteer Massage Therapists Needed!!
Saturday, October 13, 2018

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Volunteer Opportunity!!!

In search of volunteer Massage Therapists for The Ellie Bianca Woman Run on
Saturday, October 13/18

Why we need you:
The Ellie Bianca Woman 5k or 10k Walk & Run will take place on Saturday, October 13 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at North Glenmore Park. This year we will bring together men and women to raise funds for the Ellie Bianca Woman Scholarship to be handed out this fall to a single mother pursuing post-secondary education.

We are searching for massage therapists/massage students to donate their time and provide massages to run participants on event day. We can’t meet our goal without the help of people like you. Massage can be offered for the duration of the run on Saturday, October 13 and go until 2 p.m. We ask that therapists bring their own massage tables/chairs and we will provide the massage oil and towels. Free parking will be available at the event location.

In appreciation of your anticipated attendance, we would like to offer you one SWAG BAG and the opportunity to bring signage and cards to promote yourself or the company you represent.

For more information or to apply please contact:
Caroline Ho, Event Manager Instagram: @elliebiancabeauty
Ellie Bianca Facebook: @EllieBianca
[email protected] Twitter: @EllieBiancaInt
Work (587) 333 – 4141
Cell (403) 466 – 9318

Modality
Other

Credits

3

Facility

North Glenmore Park

Location

Calgary, AB

Instructor

N/A

Phone

(587) 333 – 4141

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