Table Thai Explorations

Sep 21, 2024

Sep 22, 2024

9:00 am To 5:00 pm

1577 W 15th St, Fayetteville, AR 72701, USA

https://www.elevatemassage.training

$450

9014895612

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Event Description

14CE TABLE THAI IMMERSION TRAINING Prerequisites : Licensed Massage Therapist Take a two-day journey through the multi-faceted modality of Thai Massage. At the end of this course you will be able to demonstrate a full-body selection of Thai Massage techniques that have been adapted for table bodyworkers including : a basic Thai foot reflexology treatment, sen line acupressure for the arms and legs, a detailed, lower body stretch sequence and a shoulder mobilization series. You will use your hands, thumbs, elbows and feet to apply table Thai Massage techniques with the client clothed in supine and side lying positions. You will also identify Thai Massage as a holistic healthcare treatment and a branch of Traditional Thai Medicine, practice Thai Yoga self-care exercises and share a neck and shoulder treatment with your partner using Thai herbal balm. Tuition includes a manual with photos and use of Thai herbal balms in class. All levels welcome, beginner-friendly. Therapist positions used : standing with one foot or both feet on the floor, sitting on the edge of the table, sitting and kneeling on the table behind the client who is sitting on the edge of the table​. Most moves do not require the LMT to climb completely on the table with the client.

Organizers

Charlene Gaffney

About the Instructor

Instructor Charlene Gaffney has been a licensed massage therapist since 2001 with much of that time spent in private practice. She has over 20 years of massage teaching experience in both entry-level and continuing education. She is a registered instructor with the Thai Healing Alliance International, a Certified Massage and Bodywork Educator with the AFMTE and the founder/curriculum specialist for Elevate Massage Training. She has studied and practiced Thai massage and ashiatsu since 2008 and leads annual Thailand Study Tours for LMTs since 2016.

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