The day-to-day demands on a Massage Therapist’s body can be taxing. Therapists often neglect their own self care, leading to shortened careers, overuse injuries and burnout. Massage Therapists often suffer from the same conditions that they treat their clients with. Break the burnout with Cupping for Self Care. Energize between client appointments. Decrease fascial, muscular and joint compression that limits your range of motion. Maximize career longevity with Cupping for Self Care.

This Cupping for Self Care course is designed specifically to help relieve the pain and tension that comes with being a busy therapist. Discover how to safely treat different regions of your body to preserve and prolong your career.

Course outcomes

Learn risks and common problems with being a massage therapist.
Prevent and treat common soft tissue injuries encountered amongst Massage Therapists.
Learn to work with 4 different sizes cups on different body regions.
Discover and apply the power of negative pressure applied by the cups.
Learn an effective self care protocol and how to apply it to your own body.
Prolong your massage career with learning how to properly treat and care for your body.

Who should take this course?


Prerequisite: Massage Therapists, Chiropractors, Physiotherapists, Athletic Therapists, and Osteopaths can benefit and are welcome to take this course.

2nd Year Massage Therapy students who have completed Pathology are welcome.

*RMTA members: Please note that RMTA members will not have the suction cupping modality added to their approval list for this course. Our Dynamic Cupping and Massage course is required if you would like to have suction cupping added to your list of RMTA modalities.


Price includes a quality CryoDerm set of 4 silicone cups of various sizes. Retail value of $50 dollars.

Need additional cups?

As part of this course, you can add these to your cart at a discount (Retail value $50)