Training and Workshops for
Registered Massage Therapists (RMT’s)


Course Summary

Event date: Fri 07-04-2017 18:00 pm
Event End Date: Sun 09-04-2017 17:00 pm
Original Price $ 685
Discounted Price $ 569
Location Seminars for Health, Calgary
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Join us for this 2½-day intensive and comprehensive shiatsu course for health practitioners. You will learn the basic concepts of shiatsu, specific techniques for treating common conditions and specific muscles, as well as how to combine shiatsu with massage and other modalities. Learn techniques, which will allow you to effortlessly increase pressure depth, which clients often crave. These deep tissue techniques will enhance your treatments, creating greater release and client satisfaction.

In this course you will learn:

-        Basic concepts of shiatsu

-     Indications and contraindications

-     Basic shiatsu technique

-     Physiological effects of Shiatsu

-     How to perform a full body shiatsu treatment

-     Integrating shiatsu with massage and other modalities

-     The majority of this course will be focused on Shiatsu deep tissue massage techniques (non-meridian style of Shiatsu), as 3 days in not enough time to learn Traditional Chinese medicine.

-     Students will effectively learn shiatsu techniques to release hyper tonicity in major muscle groups, treat common conditions such as Headaches, lumbago, shoulder injuries, carpal tunnel, stress, sciatica, whiplash, fibromyalgia, as well as minor systemic conditions such as indigestion, constipation, insomnia, dysmenorrhoea and pain syndromes.

-     Students will also be introduced to some common acupressure points, as well as abdominal shiatsu treatment techniques, known as Ampuku.


 This 2½-day intensive and comprehensive shiatsu course runs from April 7-April 9

April 7 (Friday) 6:00pm - 9:00 pm

April 8 (Saturday) 9:00am - 5:00pm

April 9 (Sunday): 9:00am - 5:00pm


 All Health care practicioners welcome!


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Anita Szuster, RMT, Dipl.S.T.

Anita Szuster is an RMT who has been practising shiatsu for 22 years. She developed and taught the Shiatsu Therapy program at Mount Royal University.

Credits per course:

NHPC: 15  |  RMTA: 12  |  CRMTA: 15


What to bring to the seminar?

Yoga mat

Wear comfortable clothing that you can move around in (NO jeans)


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