Thai Massage is an ancient and timeless therapeutic approach which combines yoga with an extensive range of touch techniques using your whole body to help give. It is amazingly effective in promoting deep relaxation, easing all manner of aches & pains, improving circulation, boosting the immune system, and balancing the body energetically, thus facilitating mind-body integration. Thai Massage incorporates an integrative form of yoga for the practitioner as well as the recipient, enhancing one’s sense of alignment, vitality and health. This workshop will show you how to tap into your own innate abilities to give a sensational massage. Yoga teachers will be also able to bring immediate enhancements into how they teach and provide adjustments in their yoga classes.
In this course, you will learn a complete 60-minute massage, focusing on:
- Safe and effective massage for shoulders, head, back, hands, legs, abdomen, and feet
- The secrets of developing outstanding and intuitive touch as it applies to Thai Massage
- Assisted yoga postures
- Loving touch
- How to get started on a successful career giving Thai Massage
This is perfect for people without any bodywork experience, this training is also invaluable as continuing education for yoga teachers and massage practitioners. The gift of compassionate touch is empowering, incredible, and available to everyone ready to discover it. Still Light Centre is accredited with NCBTMB for massage continuing education and this course can be used as continuing education with Yoga Alliance.
Dates: Friday, September 6th, 6:00pm – 8:30pm (Thai Massage – Yoga Therapy for Everyone; required but free with weekend registration);
Saturday, September 7th, 9:00am – 6:00pm;
Sunday, September 8th, 9:00am – 6:00pm
Cost: Early Bird – $380 ($350 workshop + $30 manual) before August 15th; Full Price– $429 ($399 workshop + $30 manual)
Thai Massage Certification: This workshop is the first part of two toward Thai Massage Certification with Still Light Centre’s Professional Certification Program. Foundations in Thai Massage: Level 2 is offered in December 2019.
Required reading: Thai Massage: Unlocking the Secrets of Universal Touch by Shai Plonski; $30 included in workshop registration price; provided at workshop.