Home

CE Workshops

CE Workshops Enrollment Form

Home Study CE Courses

Home Study CE Enrollment Form

Massage Therapy

About Me



Flameless Scented Candles

E-Mail

 


I provide continuing education (CE) courses to massage therapists.  Home study courses are NCBTMB, AL & FL approved (SOME are MS approved).  All in-class workshops are NCBTMB and MS, AL, and FL state approved.  Classes are held mainly in the Memphis area; however, if you would like to schedule a workshop in your area please contact me at 901-413-2616 or by email at cesforlmts@gmail.com



Please browse the website and click the links on the right for a more detailed description of the courses I currently offer.  Discounts apply when enrolling in more than one workshop during the same calendar year.


MEMPHIS TN - MAY-DEC 2016:

All classes are NCBTMB, FL, AL & MS Approved
unless otherwise noted with **


MAY - DECEMBER 2016

-
MAY 2016 - SOUTHAVEN, MS
@ Health Source Chiropractic, 5740 Getwell Rd #B


SCAPULA RELEASES (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 5/13/16 from 1:00-5:30

RESTORATIVE SPORTS MASSAGE & STRETCHING TECHNIQUES (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Saturday 5/14/16 and Sunday 5/15/16 from 10:00-5:00 both days

MAY 2016 - TUPELO, MS
@ Renisant Center, 398 E Main St

THE ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS REJUVENATION (6 CEs) - $135
Wednesday 5/18/16 from 12:00-7:00

THE AROMA WRAP MASSAGE (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 5/19/16 from 10:00-2:30

MAY 2016 - COLLIERVILLE, TN
 @ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

CPR-AED-FIRST AID (ADULT--DOES NOT INCLUDE CHILD OR INFANT)
2-Year Certification approved by the American Heart Association
Saturday 5/21/16 from 12:00-4:30

HOT STONE BASICS (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Wednesday 5/25/16 from 12:00-7:00 and Thursday 5/26/16 from 10:00-5:00

JUNE 2016 - GERMANTOWN/COLLIERVILLE AREA - LOCATION TO BE DETERMINED

CELLULITE MASSAGE & CUPPING TECHNIQUES (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 6/24/16 from 4:00-8:30

CUPPING MAGNETS & MASSAGE (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $310
(Includes cupping sets, instruction manual and acupressure chart)
Saturday 6/25/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Sunday 6/26/16 from 10:00-5:00

JUNE 2016 - COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar #120


CUPPING MAGNETS & MASSAGE (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $310
(includes cupping sets, instruction booklet and acupuncture chart)
Sunday 6/26/16 from 2:00-9:00 & Monday 6/27/16 from 10:00-5:00

REFLEXOLOGY BASICS (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Wednesday 6/29/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 6/30/16 from 10:00-5:00

JULY 2016 - COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

BODY SCRUBS (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 7/15/16 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)
and
THE AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 7/15/16 from 3:00-7:30

**TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUES (2 CEs) - $50
Saturday 7/16/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
**ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Saturday 7/16/16 from 2:30-4:30
and
**INTRODUCTION TO TUNING FORKS (2 CEs) - $50
Saturday 7/16/16 from 5:00-7:00

RESTORATIVE SPORTS MASSAGE & STRETCHING TECHNIQUES (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Wednesday 7/20/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 7/21/16 from 10:00-5:00

CPR/AED WITH FIRST AID (ADULT CPR, DOES NOT INCLUDE CHILD OR INFANT) - $60
Friday 7/22/16 from 12:00-4:30

AUGUST 2016
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

ACUPRESSURE FOR NECK/BACK/SCIATICA PAIN (6 CEs) - $135
Friday 8/26/16 from 12:00-7:00

ACUPRESSURE FOR WRIST AND ARM PAIN (4 CEs) - $100
Saturday 8/27/16 from 10:00-2:30

SEPTEMBER 2016
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

**TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES (2 CEs) - $50
Wednesday 9/7/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
**ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Wednesday 9/7/16 from 2:30-4:30

**INTRODUCTION TO TUNING FORKS (2 CEs) - $50
Thursday 9/8/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
SCAPULA RELEASES (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 9/8/16 from 3:00-7:30

CPR/AED WITH FIRST AID (ADULT-DOES NOT INCLUDE CHILD OR INFANT CPR) - $60
Friday 9/9/16 from 12:00-4:30

PRENATAL MASSAGE (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Tuesday 9/13/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Wednesday 9/14/16 from 10:00-5:00

OCTOBER 2016
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

CELLULITE MASSAGE AND CUPPING TECHNIQUES (4 CEs) - $100
Tuesday 10/4/16 from 12:00-4:30 (1/2 hour break)

CUPPING MAGNETS & MASSAGE (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $310
(includes 2 sets of cups, instruction book and acupuncture chart)
Wednesday 10/5/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 10//16 from 10:00-5:00

ACU-LYMPH FACE TONING MASSAGE (6 CEs) - $135
Friday 10/7/16 from 10:00-5:00

REFLEXOLOGY BASICS (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Sunday 10/9/16 from 2:00-9:00 & Monday 10/10/16 from 10:00-5:00

SHIATSU JIN SHIN AND DO-IN ACUPRESSURE (3-Days; 18 CEs) - A4310
Wednesday 10/19/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 10/20/16 from 10:00-5:00 & Friday 10/21/16 from 10:00-5:00

NOVEMBER 2016
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

TN LAW - MASSAGE STATUTES (2 CEs) - $50
Thursday 11/3/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Thursday 11/3/16 from 2:30-4:30

ACUPRESSURE FOR STRESS RELIEF (6 CEs) - $135
Sunday 11/6/16 from 2:00-9:00

ACUPRESSURE FOR WRIST AND ARM PAIN (4 CEs) - $100
Monday 11/7/16 from 10:00-2:30

THE AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (4 CEs) - A$100
Tuesday 11/29/16 from 12:00-4:30
and
INTRODUCTION TO TUNING FORKS (2 CEs) - $50
Tuesday 11/29/16 from 5:00-7:00

DECEMBER 2016
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

DETOX FOOT BATH & ACU-POINT FOOT MASSAGE (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 12/1/16 from 10:00-2:30

ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS REJUVENATION (6 CEs) - $135
Wednesday 12/7/16 from 12:00-7:00

BETTER BODY MECHANICS = BETTER BODYWORK (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 12/8/16 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)

SCAPULA RELEASES (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 12/16/16 from 12:00-4:30 (1/2 hour break)

ACUPRESSURE FOR NECK/BACK/SCIATICA (6 CEs) - $135
Saturday 12/17/16 from 10:00-5:00

**TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES (2 CEs) - $50
Sunday 12/18/16 from 2:00-4:00
and
**ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Sunday 12/18/16 from 4:30-6:30

Register for any class by filling out the Workshop Enrollment Form, then follow the payment prompts to pay by Mastercard, Visa or Paypal.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your space in any class.  Balance is due on or before the date of class.  Deposits/Payments may be applied to other classes and/or home study course with 3-days cancellation notice.

Have a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!


















 
Return to the list of our services

TUPELO MS - MAY 18-19, 2016:
TUPELO MS
@ The Renasant Center, 398 E Main St (Upstairs Conference Room)
(Across from the Hilton Garden)

MAY 18-19, 2016


ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS REJUVENATION (6 CEs) - $135

Wednesday 5/18/16 from 12:00-7:00
Participants bring 2 sets of sheets, a blanket, 8 hand towels and pen or pencil

AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 5/19/16 from 10:00-2:30
Participants bring 4 flat sheets, a blanket, 2 hand towels and pen or pencil

Register via the website by filling out the Enrollment Form and then follow the payment prompts.  Register by postal mail by filling out the Enrollment Form,
print and make payment payable to Vicki Sutherland and mail to PO Box 381664, Germantown TN 38183-1664



 
Return to the list of our services

MURFREESBORO - JUNE 1-3, 2016:
MURFREESBORO TN - JUNE 1-3, 2016
@ The Sleep Inn, 193 Chaffin Pl

JUNE 1, 2016
DRY BRUSHING TECHNIQUES (4 CEs) - $100
Wednesday 6/1/2016 from 12:00-4:00
and
INTRODUCTION TO TUNING FORK THERAPY (2 CEs) - $50
Wednesday 6/1/2016 from 4:30-6:30

JUNE 2, 2016
BETTER BODY MECHANICS = BETTER BODYWORK (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 6/2/16 from 10:00-2:30
and
SCAPULA RELEASES (4 CEs) - $100
Thursday 6/2/16 from 3:00-7:30

JUNE 3, 2016
TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES (2 CEs) - $50
Friday 6/3/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Friday 6/3/16 from 2:30-4:30
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

Register for any class by filling out the Enrollment Form then follow the payment prompts. 


 
Return to the list of our services

LEBANON TN JUNE 4 & 20, 2016:
LEBANON, TN
@ Happy Muscles, 238 W Main St

JUNE 4, 2016
TN LAW (2 CES) - $50
Saturday 6/4/16 from 3:00-5:00
and
ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Saturday 6/4/16 from 5:30-7:30


JUNE 20, 2016
TUNING FORK THERAPY LEVEL 1 (6 CEs) - $225
(Includes tuning forks, Level 1 Book and Certification)
Monday 6/20/16 from 10:00-5:00





 
Return to the list of our services

COOKEVILLE - NOV 10-12, 2016:
COOKEVILLE, TN
@ Healing Hands Spa, 260 W 5th St

NOVEMBER 10-12, 2016



Thursday, November 10, 2016
ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS REJUVENATION (6 CEs) - $135
Thursday 11/10/16 from 12:00-7:00 (1-hour break)

Friday, November 11, 2016
CELLULITE MASSAGE AND CUPPING TECHNIQUES (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 11/11/16 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)
and
THE AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 11/11/16 from 3:00-7:30 (1/2 hour break)

Saturday, November 12, 2016
TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES (2 CEs) - $50
Saturday 11/12/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Saturday 11/12/16 from 2:30-4:30


 
Return to the list of our services

KINGSPORT TN - AUG-NOV 2016:
CE CLASSES IN KINGSPORT TN
AUGUST-NOVEMBER 2016
 Remax Real Estate 1567 N Eastman Rd in the Yoga Room

AUGUST 4-10, 2016

A
CU-LYMPH FACE TONING MASSAGE (6 CEs) - $135
Thursday 8/4/16 from 10:00-5:00


ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS REJUVENATION (6 CEs) - $135
Friday 8/5/16 from 10:00-5:00

TN LAW (2 CEs) - $50
Monday 8/8/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Monday 8/8/16 from 2:30-4:30

SCAPULA RELEASES (4 CEs) - $100
Tuesday 8/9/16 from 10:00-2:30
and
INTRO TO TUNING FORK THERAPY (2 CEs) - $500
Tuesday 8/9/16 from 3:00-5:00

BETTER BODY MECHANICS = BETTER BODYWORK (4 CEs) - $100
Wednesday 8/10/16 from 12:00-4:30
--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

NOVEMBER 14-16, 2016

ACUPRESSURE FOR STRESS RELIEF (6 CEs) - $135
Monday 11/14/16 from 10:00-5:00

LEVEL 1 TUNING FORK THERAPY (6 CEs) - $225
(Includes tuning forks, instruction manual and tuning fork therapy level 1 certification)
MUST REGISTER FOR THIS CLASS BY PAYING A $75 DEPOSIT BY 11/1/16

TN LAW (2 CEs) - $50
Wednesday 11/16/16 from 12:00-2:00
and
ETHICS LECTURE (2 CEs) - $50
Wednesday 11/16/16 from 2:30-4:30

REFLEXOLOGY BASICS (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Thursday 11/17/16  and Friday 11/18/16 from 10:00-5:00 both days





Register by filling out the CE Enrollment Form and then follow the payment prompts.  A $50 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your space in any class. 







 
Return to the list of our services

OXFORD MS - SEPT-OCT 2016:
OXFORD, MS
(Location to be determined)

SEPTEMBER 2016
CELLULITE MASSAGE & CUPPING TECHNIQUES (4 CEs) - $100
Sunday 9/11/16 from 12:00-4:30

OCTOBER 2016
AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (4 CEs) - $100
Sundy 10/2/16 from 12:00-4:39

 
Return to the list of our services

CORINTH MS - MARCH-MAY 2017:
CORINTH, MS
@ Selah Therapeutic Massage Clinic
2040 Shiloh Rd #10, Corinth MS


MARCH 22-24, 2017

RESTORATIVE SPORTS MASSAGE & STRETCHING TECHNIQUES (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Wednesday 3/22/17 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 3/23/17 from 10:00-5:00 (1-hour break)
and
SCAPULA RELEASES (4 CEs) - $100
Friday 3/24/17 from 10:00-3:00 (1-hour break)

MAY 7-8, 2017

REFLEXOLOGY BASICS (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
Sunday 5/7/17 from 12:00-7:00 & Monday 5/8/17 from 10:00-5:00

MAY 9, 2017

ACUPRESSURE FOR WRIST AND ARM PAIN (4 CEs) - $100
Tuesday 5/9/17 from 10:00-3:00




 
Return to the list of our services

DRY BRUSHING (MS: 61):
4-CE Hours - $100
MS MAP: 33-61


MEMPHIS, TN
@ Goulds Academy of Massage, 1203 Ridgeway #201

Sunday 1/10/2016 from 10:00-2:30
and
Thursday 8/25/2016 from 10:00-2:30






 
Return to the list of our services

BODY SCRUBS (MS 60):
BODY SCRUBS - 4 CE HOURS - $100
MS MAP: 33-60

MEMPHIS/COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120

Friday 7/15/16 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)

Skin treatments are popular in the spa setting and body scrubs are effective for exfoliating the skin, removing dead skin cells and restoring moisture and nutrition to the skin. 

AFTER TAKING THIS COURSE PARTICIPANTS WILL KNOW HOW TO:
  • indications, contraindications and precautions for body scrubs;
  • Establish protocols for giving body scrubs;
  • Perfoa body scrub using a body/bath mitt

Participants bring the following supplies to class:
2 sheets
4 large bath towels
10-12 hand towels (to use as hot compresses)


 
Return to the list of our services

AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (MS 62):
AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE - 4 CEs - $100
MS MAP 33-62

COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Friday 7/15/16 from 3:00-7:30 (1/2 hour break)
Friday 12/9/16 from 4:00-8:30


TUPELO, MS - @ The Renasant Center, 398 E Main St (Conference Room)
Thursday 5/19/16 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)

OXFORD, MS - (Location to be determined)
Sunday 10/2/16 from 12:00-4:30 (1/2 hour break)

COOKEVILLE, TN
@ Healing Hands Spa, 260 W 5th St
Friday 11/11/16 from 3:00-7:30 (1/2 hour break)

The Aroma-Wrap Massage is a massage and body-wrap rolled into one.  It utilizes aromatherapy, massage therapy and hydrotherapy to create a relaxing and therapeutic experience.  Bodyworkers who expand their skills to include the Aroma-Wrap Massage will create a relaxing and healing environment for those who request their services.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
After Taking This Course Participants Will Know How To:
  • Identify benefits, indications, contraindications and precautions for performing the Aroma-Wrap Massage
  • Establish protocols for performing the Aroma-Wrap Massage
  • Perform a 1-hour Aroma-Wrap Massage to relieve muscle pain on other
PARTICIPANTS BRING TO CLASS:
  • 4 flat sheets
  • 2 large bath towels
  • blanket
  • massage lotion or oil
  • table warmer (optional)
  • pen or pencil










 
Return to the list of our services

CELLULITE MASSAGE/CUPPING (MS 63):
CELLULITE MASSAGE & CUPPING TECHNIQUES - 4 CEs $100
MS MAP: 33-63


COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Monday 4/25/16 from 3:00-7:30 (precedes Aroma-Wrap Massage Class which is from 10:00-2:30)

GERMANTOWN/COLLIERVILLE AREA - LOCATION TO BE DETERMINED
Friday 6/24/16 from 4:00-8:30

OXFORD, MS
@ Halon Salon, 609 S 16th St
Sunday 9/11/16 from 12:00-4:30

COLLIERVILL, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Tuesday 10/4/16 from 12:00-4:30

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
Massage and skin treatments that improve the appearance of cellulite are requested frequently by clients in the spa/massage setting.  Massage techniques such as skin rolling, tapotement, cupping and lymphatic pumping along with the application of skin-care products that are known to effectively stimulate the lymph and blood circulation and improve the skin tone.


After Taking This Course Participants Will Be Able To:
  • Demonstrate dry brushing for skin exfoliation; and
  • Demonstrate massage and cupping techniques that help improve the appearance of cellulite
Participants bring the following supplies to class: 
  • 2 sets of sheets
  • 2 large beach towels
  • pen or pencil




 
Return to the list of our services

DETOX FOOT BATH (MS 53):
4 CEs - $100
MS MAP: 33-53
This is a 4-CE hour class with a 1/2 hour break




MEMPHIS, TN
@ Goulds Academy of Massage, 1203 Ridgeway #201
Saturday 8/20/16 from 12:00-4:30
Saturday 12/10/16 from 12:00-4:30

Participants bring a set of sheets, 6 hand towels (to use as hot compresses), an anti-bacterial disinfectant (i.e. dishwashing liquid) and pen or pencil

Learning Objectives: After Taking This Course You Will Be Able To:
Identify and stimulate acu-points on the feet that open the pores;
Identify indications and contraindications for acu-point foot massage and the detox foot bath
Administer the detox foot bath to self and clients



 
Return to the list of our services

BODY MECHANICS (MS 56):
Better Body Mechanics = Better Bodywork - 4 CE Hours - $100
MS MAP: 33-56


MURFREESBORO, TN
@ The Sleep Inn, 193 Chaffin (Meeting Room)
Thursday 6/2/16 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)

COLLIERVILLE, TN 
- @ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave Room 120
Wednesday 12/8/15 from 10:00-2:30 (1/2 hour break)

KINGSPORT TN - @ Remax Results 1567 N Eastman Rd (Yoga Room)
Wednesday 8/10/16 from 10:00-2:30

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:
Bodyworkers often become creatures of habit when working - and some of those habits are not good ones.  Shallow breathing, slumped shoulders, and improper stances that put strain on joints and muscles are common and sometimes result in injuries that could have been prevented.  This course provides guidelines for safe body postures while working.  Practitioners who use good body mechanics extend the life-line and time-frame of their careers and improve the quality of their work not only for themselves but to their customers as well. 

After Taking This Course Participants Will Know How To:
  • Demonstrate safe postures to protect muscles/joints from injury while giving bodywork;
  • Explain safe postures and breathing techniques to clients to benefit them on a daily basis and between sessions; and
  • Identify ways that using proper alignment and safe postures during bodywork improves the quality of bodywork to clients
Participants bring the following suppies to class:
  • 2 sets of sheets
  • Massage lotion/oil
  • Pen or pencil




 
Return to the list of our services

PRENATAL MASSAGE (MS 26):
12 CEs (2-Days) - $225
MS MAP: 33-26
Textbook "Massage During Pregnancy" by Bette Waters is available for $30 (optional purchase)


COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Tuesday 9/13/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Wednesday 9/14/16 from 10:00-5:00
and
Wednesday 4/19/17 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 4/20/17 from 10:00-5:00

Participants bring each day to class:
2 Sets of Sheets
1 Blanket
6 Firm Pillows
Massage Lotion or Oil (No Vitamin E Products)
Pen or Pencil

Learning Objectives:
After Taking This Course, Participants Will Know How To:
  • Identify and recognize various physical and emotional changes that take place during pregnancy;
  • Perform massage therapy techniques on prenatal clients using Body Contour Pillow;
  • Perform massage therapy techniques on prenatal clients in supine, semi-reclined position, and left and right side-lying positions


 
Return to the list of our services

HOT STONE BASICS (MS 09):
12 CEs (2-Days) - $225
MS MAP: 33-09



JANUARY 2017 - MEMPHIS/COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn 1280 W Poplar Ave #120 in Collierville
Wednesday 1/25/17 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 1/26/17 from 10:00-5:00

Each day participants bring 2 sets of sheets, a blanket, 2 large bath towels, 2 wash cloths, 4 pillow cases, anti-bacterial dish-washing liquid, massage oil (no lotion), and pen or pencil.

Learning Objectives:  After taking this course you will be able to:
1.  Explain the history and origin of hot stone massage;
2.  Explain the effects that hot stone therapy has on the body;
3.  Establish protocols for giving hot stone therapy;
4.  Demonstrate preparation and clean-up of stones;
5.  Perform a 1-hour hot stone therapy routine.  

 
Return to the list of our services

SCAPULA RELEASES (MS 59):
Scapula Releases (4 CEs) - $100
MS MAP: 33:59



MEMPHIS/COLLILERVILLE, TN
@The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Thursday 9/8/16 from 3:00-7:30 (1/2 hour break)
Friday 12/16/16 from 4:00-8:30

KINGSPORT TN
@ Remax Results, 1567 N Eastman Rd
Tuesday 8/9/16 from 10:00-2:30

CORINTH MS
@ Selah Therapeutic Massage Clinic, 2040 Shiloh Rd #10
Friday 3/24/17 from 3/24/17 from 10:00-3:00
(Restorative Sports/Stretching Class precedes on March 22-23, 2017)

Learning Objectives
More than 90% of clients seeking massage therapy suffer from some type of scapula, shoulder or thoracic (upper body) impingement.  Releasing the scapula can also relieve pain symptoms in the entire thoracic area, shoulders, neck and arms/fingers.  The techniques taught in this course are invaluable and a vital enhancement to effective bodywork,

After Taking This Course Participants Will Know How To:
Identify work-related tasks and postures that cause scapula impingement;
Identify scapula impingement conditions/injuries; and
Demonstrate techniques to relieve scapula impingement

Participants bring the following supplies to class:
  • 2 sets of sheets
  • 1 blanket
  • massage lotion/oil
  • pen or pencil


 
Return to the list of our services

RESTORATIVE SPORTS/STRETCHING (MS 55):
Restorative Sports Massage & Stretching Techniques (2-Days; 12 CEs) - $225
MS MAP: 33-55



JULY 29-20, 2016 - MEMPHIS/COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Wednesday 7/20/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 7/21/16 from 10:00-5:00

APRIL 29-30 2017 - TUPELO MS
@ The Renasant Center, 398 E Main St (Upstairs Conference Room)
Saturday 4/29/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Sunday 4/30/17 from 10:00-5:00

MARCH 22-23, 2017 - CORINTH MS
@ Selah Therapeutic Massage Clinic, 2040 Shiloh Rd #10
Wednesday 3/22/17 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 3/23/17 from 10:00-5:00

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

Restorative Sports Massage is a type of preventive or maintenance massage for athletes.  It helps the athlete recovery from heavy exercise activity and restores him/her back to the fitness and performance levels achieved before strenuous activity.  It addresses the entire body with special emphasis on the muscle groups that are overworked during competitions and strenuous workouts.  Restorative sports massage techniques combined with stretching provide an optimum level of bodywork for an active lifesyle.  Participants who learn these techniques can expand their knowledge and skills and create more business opportunities for themselves and offer a wide variety of services for clients. 

After Taking This Course Participants Will Be Able To:
  • Define restorative sports massage and its purpose;
  • Identify benefits, indications and contraindications of restorative sports massage and stretching techniques;
  • Identify muscle groups affected by specific sports activities listed in the handouts;
  • Demonstrate a variety of techniques and stretches that are used during restorative sports massage;
  • Create routines that are specific to a particular sport and individual client's needs; and
  • Perform a full-body restorative sports massage technique on others.    
Participants bring the following suppies each day to class each day:
  • 2 sets of sheets (each day)
  • Massage oil or lotion and
  • Favorite muscle rub cream (i.e. biofreeze)
  • Pen or pencil
  • Wear or bring shorts or workout clothes (best to practice stretches)


 
Return to the list of our services

REFLEXOLOGY BASICS (MS 29):
REFLEXOLOGY BASICS - 12 CEs (2-Days) - $225
MS MAP: 33-29
Textbook "The Reflexology Manual" by Pauline Wills is available for $30


MEMPHIS/COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120 in Collierville

Wednesday 6/29/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 6/30/16 from 10:00-5:00
Sunday 10/9/16 from 2:00-9:00 & Monday 10/10/16 from 10:00-5:00

KINGSPORT, TN
@ Remax Results, 1567 N Eastman Rd #14 (in the Yoga Room)
Thursday 11/17/16 & Friday 11/18/16 from 10:00-5:00 both days

Participants bring the following supplies each day: 2 sets of sheets, a blanket, 2 firm pillows, lotion (no oils)

Learning Objectives:  After Taking This Course You Will Be Able To:

  • Identify and stimulate reflexes on the bottom, top and sides of feet; and
  • Perform a 1-hour reflexology session on the feets and hands



 
Return to the list of our services

CUPPING/MAGNETS/MASSAGE (MS 52):
CUPPING MAGNETS & MASSAGE (2-Days; 12-CEs) - $310
Includes cupping sets, instruction manual and acupressure chart

MS MAP: 33-52


MEMPHIS/COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Sunday 6/26/16 from 2:00-9:00 & Sunday 6/27/16 from 10:00-5:00
Wednesday 10/5/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 10/6/16/ from 10:00-5:00

Each day participants bring the following supplies:
  • 2 sets of sheets
  • 1 blanket,
  • 2 wash cloths,
  • 2 hand towels
  • Massage oil ONLY (no lotion or cream)
  • Anti-bacterial disinfectant (i.e. dishwashing liquid to sanitize cups)
Learning Objectives:  (After Taking This Class Participants Will Know How To:
  • Identify indications, contraindications and protocols for cupping therapy
  • Demonstrate massage cupping techniques using rubber acu-cups;
  • Demonstrate massage cupping techniques using medi-cups and pump;
  • Identify protocols for magnet therapy; and
  • Demonstrate magnetic therapy with cupping



o




 
Return to the list of our services

SHIATSU JIN SHIN DO-IN (MS 41):
18-CEs (3-Days) - $310
MS MAP: 33:41
Includes Booklet "Introduction to Acupressure" by Michael Reed Gach



COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave 3120

Wednesday 10/19/16 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 10/20/16 from 10:00-5:00 & Friday 10/21/16 from 10:00-5:00
and
Wednesday 5/17/17 from 12:00-7:00 & Thursday 5/18/17 from 10:00-5:00 & Friday 5/19/17 from 10:00-5:00


Participants bring each day to class:
  • 1 set of sheets for each day (3 sets total)
  • 1 blanket
  • 2 pillows
  • Yoga/exercise mat (optional)
  • Pen or Pencil

Learning Objectives:  After taking this course you will be able to:
1.  Perform 5 qi gong self-care exercices;
2.  Identify 30 acupressure points for health, well-being and pain-relief
3.  Establish protocols for and perform a 1-hour zen shiatsu relaxation technique;
4.  Perform a jin shin final balancing technique
5.  Identify the importance of and perform acupressure self-care techniques

 
Return to the list of our services

ACU-LYMPH FACE TONING MASSAGE (MS 54):
ACU-LYMPH FACE TONING MASSAGE - 6 CEs - $135
MS MAP: 33-54
Includes Booklet "The Acu-Face Lift" by Michael Reed Gach


COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Friday 10/7/16 from 10:00-5:00

KINGSPORT, TN
@ Remax Results, 1567 N Eastman Rd (in the Yoga Room)
Thursday 8/4/16 from 10:00-5:00

Participants bring two sets of sheets and 4 hand towels.

Learning Objectives:  After Taking This Course You Will Be Able To:
     -  Locate facial muscles of expression;
     -  Identify meridians and respective abbrevations;
     -  Identify and explain indications, contraindications, and benefits of the Acu-Lymph Face
       Toning Massage;
     -  Establish protocols for face-toning;
     -  Demonstrate hydrotherapy, acupressure, lymphatic drainage and cupping techniques on the
        face;
     -  Perform a 1-hour Acu-Lymph Face Toning Massage with client supine





 
Return to the list of our services

ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS (MS 39):
Acu-Thera Scalp/Sinus Rejuvenation - 6-CE hours - $135
MS MAP: 33-49


KINGSPORT, TN
@ Remax Results, 1567 N Eastman Rd
Friday 8/5/16 from 10:00-5:00

COOKEVILLE, TN
@ Healing Hands Spa, 245 W 5th St
Thursday 11/10/16 from 12:00-7:00


COLLIERVILLE, TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Wednesday 12/7/16 from 12:00-7:00


Participants bring 2 sets of sheets, 2 large bath towels and 8-10 hand towels (to use as compresses), and pen or pencil

Learning Objectives:  After taking this course you will be able to:
Perform basic lymphatic drainage techniques on the face that help drain the sinuses;
Identify acupressure points on the face that help relieve sinus discomfort and headaches;
Establish protocols for using hot and/or cold compresses on the face; and
Identify and use essential oils that help improve breathing and relieve sinus congestion


 
Return to the list of our services

ACU-NECK/BACK/SCIATICA (MS 40):
Acupressure for Neck/Back/Sciatica Pain - 6-CEs - $135
MS MAP: 33-40
Textbook "Acupressure's Potent Points" by Michael Reed Gach is available for $20



COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
Friday 8/26/16 from 12:00-7:00
and
Saturday 12/17/16 from 10:00-5:00

LEARNING OBJECTIVES
Acupressure points are effective in relieving pain and tension in the neck, shoulders, low back and sciatica areas.  It adds a quick and effective touch to relieving tension and stress as a self-technique or in conjunction with massage and bodywork

After Taking This Course Participants Will Be Able To:
  • Identify underlying causes of upper and lower back and sciatica pain;
  • Identify acupressure points that relieve both upper and lower back and sciatica pain;
  • Demonstrate a self-acupressure technique to relieve upper and lower back/sciatica pain;
  • Demonstrate acupressure techniques on others who are suffering from upper and lower back/sciatica pain
Participants bring the following supplies to class:
  • 2 sets of sheets
  • pen or pencil




 
Return to the list of our services

ACU-WRIST/ARM PAIN (MS 38):
ACUPRESSURE FOR WRIST AND ARM PAIN - 4 CEs - $100
MS MAP: 33-38



MEMPHIS/COLLIERVILLE, TN - NOVEMBER 2016
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #A120
Monday 11/7/16 from 10:00-5:00 (1-hour break)

TUPELO, MS - APRIL 2017
@ The Renasant Center, 398 E Main St (upstairs conference room)
Friday 4/28/17 from 12:00-5:00 (1-hour break)


Participants bring a set of sheets, massage lotion and pen or pencil.

Learning Objectives:
After taking this course participant will be able to:
  •  Demonstrate self-acupressure techniques that relieve pain and tension in the wrists and arms;
  • Identify indications and contraindications of wrist and arm acupressure work;
  • Identify protocols for acupressure work on the wrists and arms; and
  • Demonstrate acupressure techniques for relieving pan and tension in the wrist and arms to use on clients

 
Return to the list of our services

ACU-STRESS RELIEF (MS 18):

ACUPRESSURE FOR STRESS RELIEF
6 CEs - MS MAP: 33-18 - $135
Textbook "Acupressure for Emotional Healing" by Michael Reed Gach available for $20


MEMPHIS, TN
@ Goulds Academy of Massage, 1203 Ridgeway #201
Sunday 8/28/16 from 10:00-5:00


This course is for the practitioner interested in learning acupressure points that help relieve emotional stress and anxiety.  Self acupressure techniques are taught as well as a technique to use on others.  Participants bring a set of sheets, blanket and pen or pencil.  Dress comfortably, lots of hands-on work is done in class.   


 
Return to the list of our services


TUNING FORK INTRO (NOT MS APPROVED):
INTRODUCTION TO TUNING FORKS - 2-CE HOURS - $50
NOT APPROVED FOR MISSISSIPPI LMTS

COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Saturday 7/16/16 from 5:00-7:00 (TN Law and Ethics precede from 12:00-4:30)
Thursday 9/8/16 from 12:00-2:00
Tuesday 11/29/16 from 5:00-7:00

KINGSPORT, TN
@ Remax Results, 1567 N Eastman Rd (In the Yoga Room)
Tuesday 8/9/16 from 3:00-5:00 (Scapula Releases precedes from 10:00-2:30)


Tuning fork therapy adds the science of sound and vibration for enhanced relaxation and body/mind balancing.  It can be used for added relaxation, to calm and soothe sore muscles and to produce body/mind balancing.  This course provides introductory information and a short routine for participants to practice, a routine that can easily be used as a final balancing finish to a massage;


After Taking This Course Participants Will Know How To:
  • Identify 8 tuning forks (Low C, D, E, F, G, A, B, High C) and their corresponding Chakra, Color and Element;
  • Perform a 15-minute final balancing tuning fork routine

 
Return to the list of our services

TUNING FORKS LEVEL 1 (NOT MS APPROVED):
TUNING FORK THERAPY LEVEL 1 (6 CEs) - $225
(includes a set of tuning forks and textbook "Tuning Fork Therapy Level 1 by Francine Milford)

(This Class is NOT approved for MS LMTs)

COLLIERVILLE TN
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar #20
Monday 10/26/15 from 10:00-5:00
and
Friday 1/15/2016 from 12:00-7:00
------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
Learning Objectives:

1.  Identify scientific facts about how sound therapy and tuning fork therapy works;
2.  Identify each tuning fork (Low C - High C) as well as its corresponding element and chakra;
3.  Establish protocols for tuning fork therapy on self and others;
4.  Perform various tuning fork techniques on self as well as others; and
5.  Perform full 1-hour tuning fork therapy session on others using various tuning fork techniques. 



 
Return to the list of our services

TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES:
TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES 2-CEs - $50
(NOT APPROVED FOR MISSISSIPPI LMTS)

COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Saturday 7/16/16 from 12:00-2:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 2:30-4:30)
Wednesday 9/7/16 from 2:00-4:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 4:30-6:30)
Thursday 11/3/16 from 12:00-4:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 4:30-6:30)
Sunday 12/18/16 from 12:00-2:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 2:30-4:30)

MURFREESBORO, TN
@ The Sleep Inn, 193 Chaffin Rd (Meeting Room)
Friday 6/3/16 from 12:00-2:00 - (Ethics Lecture follows from 2:30-4:30)

LEBANON, TN
@ Happy Muscles, 238 W Main St
Saturday 6/4/16 from 3:00-5:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 5:30-7:30

KINGSPORT, TN

@ Remax Results Yoga Room, 1567 N Eastman Rd
Monday 8/8/16 from 12:00-2:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 2:30-4:30)
Wednesday 11/16/16 from 12:00-2:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 2:30-4:30

COOKEVILLE, TN
@ Healing Hands Spa, 260 W 5th St
Saturday 11/12/16 from 12:00-2:00 (Ethics Lecture follows from 2:30-4:30)


TN LAW IS $50 - ETHICS LECTURE IS $50
ETHICS HOME STUDY COURSES ARE STILL AVAILABLE FOR $30 (2-HOUR) OR $35 (3-HOUR)

Mandatory class for all TN LMTs - must be taken each CE cycle (currently 2015-2016). 





 





 


 
Return to the list of our services

ETHICS LECTURE (NOT MS APPROVED):
ETHICS LECTURE
2-CE Hours - $50

(NOT MS APPROVED)


COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
@ The Hampton Inn, 1280 W Poplar Ave #120
Saturday 7/16/16 from 2:30-4:30 (TN Law precedes from 12:00-2:00 & Intro to Tuning Forks follows from 5:00-7:00)
and
Wednesday 9/7/16 from 4:30-6:30
(TN Law precedes from 2:00-4:00)
and
Thursday 11/3/16 from 2:30-4:30 (TN Law precedes from 12:00-2:00)
and
Sunday 12/18/16 from 4:30-6:30 (TN Law precedes from 2:00-4:00)

MURFREESBORO, TN
@ The Sleep Inn, 193 Chaffin (Meeting Room)
Saturday 6/3/16 from 2:30-4:30 (TN Law precedes from 12:00-2:00)

COOKEVILLE, TN
@ Healing Hands Spa, 260 W 5th St
Saturday 11/12/16 from 2:30-4:30 (TN Law precedes from 12:00-2:00)

KINGSPORT, TN

@ Remax Results Yoga Room, 1567 N Eastman Rd
Monday 8/8/16 from 2:30-4:30 (TN Law precedes from 12:00-2:00)
Friday 11/16/16 from 2:30-4:30 (TN Law precedes from 12:00-2:00)













 
Return to the list of our services

CPR-AED-FIRST AID:
CPR AED & FIRST AID (ADULT)
DOES NOT INCLUDE CHILD OR INFANT
Approved by the American Heart Association  $60
2-Year Certification

COLLIERVILLE, TN (NEAR MEMPHIS)
@ The Hampton Inn 1280 W Poplar Ave Room 120

Thursday 8/25/16 from 4:00-8:30
Fridat 7/22/16 from 12:00-4:30
Friday 9/9/16 from 12:00-4:30

Learn Adult CPR, AED & First Aid (mandatory for MS LMTs but does not count for CE credit)  Class is limited to 9 people; registration fee must be paid in full before class (no refunds) - This class is a 2-year certification approved by the American Heart Association




 
Return to the list of our services

 

  
MEMPHIS TN - MAY-DEC 2016
TUPELO MS - MAY 18-19, 2016
MURFREESBORO - JUNE 1-3, 2016
LEBANON TN JUNE 4 & 20, 2016
COOKEVILLE - NOV 10-12, 2016
KINGSPORT TN - AUG-NOV 2016
OXFORD MS - SEPT-OCT 2016
CORINTH MS - MARCH-MAY 2017
DRY BRUSHING (MS: 61)
BODY SCRUBS (MS 60)
AROMA-WRAP MASSAGE (MS 62)
CELLULITE MASSAGE/CUPPING (MS 63)
DETOX FOOT BATH (MS 53)
BODY MECHANICS (MS 56)
PRENATAL MASSAGE (MS 26)
HOT STONE BASICS (MS 09)
SCAPULA RELEASES (MS 59)
RESTORATIVE SPORTS/STRETCHING (MS 55)
REFLEXOLOGY BASICS (MS 29)
CUPPING/MAGNETS/MASSAGE (MS 52)
SHIATSU JIN SHIN DO-IN (MS 41)
ACU-LYMPH FACE TONING MASSAGE (MS 54)
ACU-THERA SCALP SINUS (MS 39)
ACU-NECK/BACK/SCIATICA (MS 40)
ACU-WRIST/ARM PAIN (MS 38)
ACU-STRESS RELIEF (MS 18)
   
TUNING FORK INTRO (NOT MS APPROVED)
TUNING FORKS LEVEL 1 (NOT MS APPROVED)
TN LAW-MASSAGE STATUTES
ETHICS LECTURE (NOT MS APPROVED)
CPR-AED-FIRST AID

 



|Home| |CE Workshops| |CE Workshops Enrollment Form| |Home Study CE Courses| |Home Study CE Enrollment Form| |Massage Therapy| |About Me| | | |custom| |Flameless Scented Candles|