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$175.00 Cost includes all materials needed. If applicable, shipping is one flat rate of $10.00 (no matter how many courses you order). Materials are shipped via USPS Priority Mail.
Learn the unique art of myofascial release in this 16 CE hour course! The Myofascial Release home study course will introduce you to the principles and practice of myofascial release and related theories such as gait analysis and Anatomy Trains Lines. This course will discuss the integral network of myofascia that is present in every human’s body as well as anatomy of the muscular system. It will present myofascial release techniques for the entire body and will outline benefits, indications, and contraindications to myofascial release. This course includes both a textbook and a DVD which presents more than 2 hours of techniques; a great addition to any massage therapist's list of services!
This Course Will Present:
Information on muscular anatomy and the myofascial meridian system
Information on gait analysis an how to assess postural patterns in the body
The benefits, indications, and contraindications to myofascial release
How myofascial release is performed and its effects on the body
Basic techniques for performing a full body myofascial release session
A DVD with more than 2 hours of techniques including a full body session
You Will Receive:Fascial Release for Structural Balance textbook, by James Earls and Thomas Myers, Myofascial Release Techniques DVD with John Hoffmann, guide with instructions, exam of 96 questions, course evaluation, certificate of achievement upon completion, and unlimited phone support for any of your questions.
The Center for Massage Therapy Continuing Education, LLC is an Approved Provider through the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB); Approved Provider number 409296-00.
Our continuing education courses are also accepted by the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), Associated Bodywork and Massage Professionals (ABMP), and most state boards.
For more information on individual state requirements and approvals, please visit our Approvals page and click on your state.
I liked the detail of each individual technique and the in depth language in explanations. - Kimberly Barnes
It was very thorough. I prefer hands on, in person courses, but this suited my needs just fine. - Lydia Tate, LMT
I like that the DVD demonstrated many myofascial techniques. - Stacey Switzer, LMT
Very interesting modality. Loved all the information presented. - A. Mackey, LMT
I will definately use the information learned in this course in my practice. - Michelle Taylor, LMT
I liked that this course not only enabled me to promote change in my clients, but also gave me clear and precise way to engage the body. - David Mcglohn, LMT
Which of the following is a reason to apply client movement as you work?
A. To more efficiently release each layer of tissue
B. To elicit a pain response from the client
C. To diagnose dysfunction in deeper tissue layers
D. To less efficiently release each layer of tissue
What is the acronym for the five-stage model of the Fascial Release Technique (FRT)?
Which of the following structures is the key to many of the dysfunctions that plague the arm and shoulder?
A. The scapula
B. The clavicle
C. The humerus
D. The cervical spine