Institute of Thai Massage and Traditional Bodywork

Prenatal and Elderly Thai Massage

USD$382.43
  • CAD: CAD$525.00

Prerequisites
None. This course is open to anyone who is in good health.

Deposit : USD$191.22 Per item

With this course, you will gain the confidence you need to provide wellness and comfort to people in varying physical states.

Schedule
June 5-8, 2024 (Wed-Sat), 9am – 4:30pm

Location
Lotus Palm
5244 St Urbain (corner Fairmount)
Montreal, QC
H2T 2W9

Languages
This course is bilingual (English and French)

Prerequisites
None. This course is open to anyone who is in good health.

DETAILS

Objective
This 4-day class will prepare you to confidently provide a safe and caring session for both pregnant women and the elderly. It was designed to help relieve the natural stresses of pregnancy or aging and promote wellness and balance. Thai Massage is especially well suited to help women adapt physically, mentally and emotionally to pregnancy. You will discover the specific needs of childbearing women, including discomforts and changes occurring in their bodies at every trimester.

NOTE: It’s best to not give massages to pregnant women in their first trimester of pregnancy.

Course content

  • Complete a 60-minute Prenatal and Elderly Thai Massage Flow
  • Complete an additional adapted 30-minute flow specifically designed for the elderly
  • Understand the unique needs of childbearing women and the elderly
  • Cover contraindications for massage and for specific postures
  • Address common ailments and discomforts
  • Using props and tools to adapt and customize your massage
  • Incorporate compassion, mindfulness and meditation into your massage

 

Required Reading

  • Prenatal and Elderly Thai Yoga Massage Manual
    * Books are not included in the course price.

 

Returning Students
If you have already completed this course you are eligible to retake it for only 50% of the current price.

MORE INFORMATION CONTACT US:
admin@lotuspalm.com or 514-270-5713 or toll-free 1-855-888-5713

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