Pregnancy Massage Training - 3-Day Diploma Course

By: Knotstressed Therapeutic Massage  05/01/2011
Keywords: massage courses, massage training, massage course

This is a wonderful course designed for all massage and bodywork students and pracitioners who wish to work with women during pregnancy.

Through this course, you will gain an understanding of pregnancy, the contra-indications to working with pregnant clietns, a holistic view of supporting pregnant women, and how to safely adapt positioning, massage and stretching techniques to pregnancy's demands.

You will explore general massage and selected essential techniques to safely address common issues arising during pregnancy such as back pain, nerve impingement, oedema, cramping, ribcage pain, headaches, nausea, thoracic outlet syndrome, carpal tunnel syndrom, ligament pain and musculo-skeletal issues surrounding the pregnant pelvis.

Techniques you will learn will include deep tissue, hands free and swedish massage techniques, lymphatic drainage, indian head massage, shiatsu and passive stretching. You will also learn how to work with a pregnant woman on a holistic level including relaxation, breathing and visualisation techniques, how to conduct a full consultation and how to advise on prenatal care including exercise and nutrition.

There will be an opportunity on the final day of the course to practice your techniques and prenatal care with pregnant women.

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