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Certification Program – SFH Orthopedic Massage

$1,299.00 $1,099.00
Seminars for Health, Calgary (Lakeview)
Tue Mar 10–24, 2020 8:30am – 5:30pm
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Instructor

Mara Boaru
Mara Boaru, PT, BScPT, RMT
Creator and instructor of SFH Intraoral TMJ with Precision and SFH Advanced Orthopedic Massage certification programs, Mara provides superior instruction, explaining distinct specifics of finger placement, to effect best treatment results.

The successful SFH Orthopedic Approach for Massage Therapists.


Schedule

Tues March 10: 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Fundamentals of SFH Orthopedic Massage

Wed March 11: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Chest & Anterior Shoulder

Wed March 11: 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Rotator Cuff

Thurs March 12: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Anterior Neck

Thurs March 12: 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Posterior Neck

Mon March 23: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Hip & Thigh

Mon March 23: 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Leg & Foot

Tues March 24: 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Lumbar & SI Joint

Tues March 24: 1:30 pm to 5:30 pm
SFH Orthopedic Massage of the Forearm, Wrist & Hand

SFH Orthopedic Massage


Achieve a deeper healing potential and retain your clientele with this essential Orthopedic Massage. This course was developed for RMTs based on the application of physiotherapy. Your instructors, trained in both physiotherapy and massage therapy will present you with original concepts such as muscle base, scooping, and vector of force. Additionally, because the body is designed to move, a strong emphasis of this course is on moving the joints to produce the desired effect – a return to health.


How can your clients benefit from SFH Orthopedic Massage?


This course will dramatically change your client’s progress and response to treatment.

Learn how to implement Orthopedic Massage in your regular practice and understand it in reference to pathologies.

Invest in YOURSELF and lengthen your career with improved body mechanics.


SFH Certification requirements


As of 2019, there will be two options for students participating in our certification programs.

  • Students can take our classes and receive an attendance certificate. They will still receive the allotted amount of credits specified by their association and do not need to complete an exam.
  • Students can write an exam at the end of each class. If they pass all exams, then they will receive a final certificate stating that they completed all the requirements to be a ‘Certified Therapist.’

Who should take this massage therapy course?


  • Registered massage therapists
  • Massage therapy graduates
  • Massage therapy students (second-year massage students once you have completed pathology)


SFH Orthopedic Massage Program – Specifics of each regional course


Fundamentals of Orthopedic Massage: Rise above to provide the best treatment your clients crave. Provide corrective care that brings recovery. This is muscle therapy that will raise your practice to the next level.

Prepare yourself for your journey of Orthopedic Massage certification. Learn the fundamental steps involved in this superior approach created by Seminars for Health. This path will give you the foundation to begin your Orthopedic Massage practice confidently. Incorporate this methodology, become transformed and reach your real potential. Once you understand these principles, bring them into your practice to become the best you can be. Be satisfied that you are making the most significant difference with Orthopedic Massage.

 

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Chest and Anterior Shoulder Collapse posture is becoming the norm. Create a lasting opening that affects the entire body.

Forward positioning of the body is an epidemic. Your Orthopedic Massage will powerfully influence this growing problem by restoring chest expansion and correcting shoulder alignment. Release and minimize the persistent upper body tension linked to forward positioning. Resolve the conditions rooted with postural alignment issues. Transform your client’s overall health. (Clients who can especially benefit: Office workers, hair stylists, dental hygienists, office workers, teenagers, and massage therapists)

 

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Rotator Cuff – Regain the natural fluidity of the shoulder joint.

Upgrade your skills. Master the highly effective Orthopedic Massage techniques that treat debilitating tendinopathy. Execute targeted dynamic movement respecting the synergistic relationship between the rotator cuff muscles, the thoracic cage, and the spine. Provide lasting and permanent pain relief and create optimal function.

 

 

SFH  Orthopedic Massage: Anterior Neck – Be confident to work safely and effectively around vulnerable structures. Eliminate the compression that restricts mobility.

People are living with constant pain and searching for relief. Achieve the best results by regaining segmental C-spine upper and lower mobility to reduce muscle load. An Orthopedic Massage Therapist gains essential anatomical knowledge and execution of targeted advanced techniques. Understand comprehensible steps to perform a safe and effective treatment. Expertly perform the most precise, safe Longus Colli release technique created by Seminars for Health. Specialize in the highest demand body region, the neck.

 

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Posterior Neck – Release the load that burdens your clients.

Too often people endure constant pain and need relief. The complicated neck is vulnerable and prone to injuries. Forward positioning of the head is an epidemic. Achieve results by identifying affected postural structures through accurate palpation with confidence. Orthopedic Massage provides optimal recovery, eliminating the extreme tension while maintaining stability. Provide the ability to access deep and superficial posterior neck muscles with Orthopedic Massage practices. Obtain lasting relief for clients suffering from a postural strain, whiplash, tension headache, and stiff neck.

 

Advanced OM of the Hip and Thigh Training Course

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Hip and Thigh – Give the hip and thigh the attention it deserves. It bears the most load, yet is often undertreated.

The hip is the quickest joint to show age; the effects are devastating. We are becoming a sitting, immobile society; showing an increase of osteoarthritis. Master Orthopedic Massage and influence the healing of the hip joint, capsule, muscle junction, and attachment. Increase range of motion, flexibility, improve joint health, activity performance and slow down the aging process. Be part of preventative and restorative care. Provide quality of life with lasting effects.

 

Advanced OM of the Leg and Foot Training Course

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Leg and Foot – Pain, restriction, and imbalances of the leg and foot affect the entire body. Achieve lasting relief with each step your client takes.

Often unresolved foot and leg problems can lead to conditions that require care. The complexity of this weigh bearing, an intricate region is highly responsive to Orthopedic Massage treatment provided to both joints and muscles. Restore foot function and unload the muscles with dynamic Orthopedic Massage specific joint mobilization methods. Be part of preventative and restorative care.

 

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Lumbar and SI Joint Affect the entire body by bringing balance to the connection of the spine and the pelvis.

Facet joints are not meant to bear load creating pain and muscle tension. Orthopedic Massage releases spinal pressure forming ‘Opening’ by targeting key junctions to eliminate the source of pain immediately. Adding segmental mobility and targeted muscle work will restore pain-free postural balance. Perform a focused lumbar or SI treatment. Become empowered, provide relief and slow down the overwhelming number of back pain sufferers.

 

SFH Orthopedic Massage: Forearm, Wrist, and Hand – With the addition and dependency of electronic devices, everyone needs treatment.

Repetitive and overuse of electronic devices affect everyone, even if they don’t know it. Muscle imbalances and premature wear-and-tear of the joints, possibly leading to nerve compression. Bring awareness to unknown potential conditions before it becomes problematic. This can be treated optimally with Orthopedic Massage. Orthopedic Massage Therapists excel at providing a specific protocol to best target the muscle belly, the tendon, and musculotendinous junction. Get results by providing uplifting and preventative care with Orthopedic Massage techniques.

Credits per course: NHPC: 5 | RMTA: 4 | MTAA: 4 | MTAS: 4 | MTAM: 4 | CRMTA: 4 | NCBTMB: 4

 

 

Class times

Tue Mar 10–24, 2020 8:30am – 5:30pm
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What to bring

  • 1 set of sheets
  • 1 pillow
  • 1 large and 2 small towels
  • Unscented Oil, Lotion or Gel
  • All the energy and enthusiasm you possess

Credits

NHPC 5
RMTA 4
MTAA 4
MTAS 4
MTAM 4
CRMTA 4
NCBTMB 4

Venue

Seminars for Health, Calgary (Lakeview)
6110, 34 ST SW
Calgary, Alberta T3E 5L6 Canada

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I created this course to support, inspire and enable massage therapists to advance their treatment experience. Revolutionize yourself to be your best; start your journey to becoming an SFH Orthopedic Massage Therapist.

Linda Hoppe, SFH Orthopedic Massage creator