Senior Spa I & II

October 5, 2019

October 5, 2019

12:00 pm To 12:00 pm

Western North Carolina School of Massage, 200 Charlotte St, Asheville, NC 28801, USA

https://www.wncmassageschool.com/ce-schedule-2018

$TBA

828-761-1553

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Event Description

Senior Spa I & II

Organizers

Sheila Alexander

https://www.wncmassageschool.com/ce-schedule-2018

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Geriatric Massage CE Class

Asheville, NC

$320


Sheila Alexander

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Are you ready for the ‘Silver Tsunami’ of Baby Boomers? Learn to massage seniors in all stages of health, apply Ayurvedic principles and incorporate spa services for this special population. Read more…

Geriatric Massage

Massage for the elderly demands great care and understanding. By learning to use a light touch, proper stretching and safe techniques, you can help improve your elderly clients’ physical and emotional health. Continuing education for geriatric massage can teach you what you need to know for both massage and other spa therapies.

Geriatric massage CE classes are unique in that they focus on building postural stability, improving balance and enhancing your client’s quality of life. Home study courses are commonly available as is training in well-known approaches like Compassionate Touch®. You can also find courses that discuss how to succeed performing massages at senior living facilities or how to address conditions like osteoarthritis. Some geriatric massage CE classes may even include hospice massage training.