SCHEDULE

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THE ART OF THAI MASSAGE AN INTRODUCTION

March 6 & 7 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THAI MASSAGE FOR LOW BACK

April 9 & 10 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THAI TECHNIQUES FOR ABDOMINAL MASSAGE

May 7 & 8 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THAI MASSAGE FOR HEAD / NECK / SHOULDERS

June 4 & 5 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THAI YOGA USING YOUR FEET

July 10 & 11 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THAI YOGA ON THE TABLE

June 12 & 13 2021

Hilton Head, SC

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THAI YOGA ON THE TABLE

September 18 & 19 2021

Asheville, NC

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THAI YOGA ON THE TABLE

October 2 & 3 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THAI YOGA, SIDE LYING, + HERBAL COMPRESS

September 4 & 5 2021

Knoxville, TN

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THE ART OF THAI MASSAGE

AN INTRODUCTION

Introduction to Thai yoga Massage will lay the foundation of a full body Thai massage treatment.  We will observe each of the positions: face-up, (supine), face-down, (prone), side-body, and seated.  This course sets the nature of Thai Yoga Massage by exploring  Thai History, Theory and Elements. We will also observe fundamentals that are beneficial for body mechanics and yoga elements of Thai massage.

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THAI MASSAGE FOR

LOW BACK

One of the main complaints related from clients is related to lower back pain. This area is an important meeting point of different structures,: musculoskeletal, visceral, nervous, facial and energetic.

We will focus on the spine and mainly the lower back area in order to help improve quality of function and structure, in order to increase mobility, restore vitality and bring back ease of movement. We will use special dynamic and static techniques coming from Thai massage and Osteopathy principals. 

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THAI TECHNIQUES FOR

ABDOMINAL MASSAGE

During the practice of traditional Thai Massage, a very delicate touch is needed to manipulate the belly, allowing the detoxification. When we free the structures of the belly, we also free the function of our organs, helping them to play respectively their role. This course highlights the interest for the belly work and describes the techniques that can help your clients. We will see that it is possible to influence specific conditions as "low back" condition and Sacrum/SI Joint pain, in order to set them free, and to function properly.

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THAI MASSAGE FOR

HEAD / NECK / SHOULDERS

In this course we will observe the connection of the muscular, fascia and structural parts of the Head, Neck and Shoulders. The neck is an important pathway for the nervous system and blood circulation. Tension in this area creates numerous problems in our breathing and digestive systems.

This course we will focus on the rib cage, breathing techniques, mobilization of the joints & cerebral spinal fluid and Integration of the spine.

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THAI YOGA USING

YOUR FEET

In this course you will learn an entire Thai yoga sequence utilizing your entire body. We will observe the various postures; supine, prone, and side lying, as well as proper body mechanics. This is a great opportunity for massage therapist earning their required CE’s, yoga instructors looking for safe assisted yoga stretching techniques, or for individuals and partners interested in learning techniques to relieve common pain and tension from the everyday stresses of life. Everyone Welcome!

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THAI YOGA, SIDE LYING,

+ HERBAL COMPRESS

This is a full body sequence from the side lying position. Great for pregnancy or for those who find it difficult to lie face down.

Application of Thai herbal compresses will be infused in the work as an introductory.
A full one day course "THAI Herbal Compress Techniques" is for the benefit of making the compresses, techniques and the benefits of the Thai herbs.

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THAI YOGA

ON THE TABLE

This course incorporates Thai yoga and Osteothai techniques for practitioners working on the table. A bridge between Eastern and Western Modalities demonstrates the best of both worlds. This course will include a full body Thai yoga treatment, safe effective stretching techniques, body mechanics for practitioner.  We will also observe the fundamentals of yoga elements applied in Thai massage.