Lower Extremity

Lower Extremity

In this continuing education seminar, you will learn specific techniques to correct postural misalignments of the lower extremity including:

  • Shin Splints
  • Chondro-malacia
  • Plantar Fascitis
  • and much, much more!

Upon completion of this class students will:

  • Understand the indications and contraindications for applying medical massage protocols to the lower extremities and be able to explain when and when not to utilize learned techniques;
     
  • Review the chemical and mechanical processes of the pain mechanism of soft tissue injury, be able to identify the systemic effects of injury, recognize an erythemic response and learn and practice techniques to reverse cyclic soft tissue injury;
     
  • Recognize healing crisis vs pathologies;
     
  • Understand duration and frequency of treatments for medical massage;
     
  • Explain post treatment care and follow up care;
     
  • Learn, practice and experience a thorough set of treatment methods and specific protocols to address conditions of the lower extremity.

 

This class is one of six classes that is required as core curriculum in our Medical Massage Practitioner Program. This class is part of our Masters Level Series. Discounted pricing is available when enrolling in a series of classes.

 

Days and Times

This class typically takes place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

This class is also offered at Las Vegas Success School, on Costa Rica Education Vacations and on various Seminars at Sea. Days and times may vary based on the event.

 

CE's

This course offers 8 live, contact hour massage therapy continuing education credits.

 

Special Offer for Florida Therapists

This class is one of several classes that, when taken at a Florida location, are eligible for our Florida Therapist License Renewal Offer. Enroll in this class and you will receive an additional 12 hours of online home study which includes Florida Law, Ethics and Medical Errors, which are required for license renewal. All classes must be completed by August 31, 2017.

 

Please enroll early to ensure your place in class. Our class size limits are strictly enforced.

Fort Lauderdale, FL - October 22, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location changed to: Hampton Inn & Suites, Coconut Creek, 5740 N. State Road 7, Coconut Creek, FL, #954-363-3000

Austin, TX - October 29, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location: Comfort Suites Airport, 7501 E. Ben White Blvd., Austin, TX, #512-386-6000

Pittsburgh, PA - October 29, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location: Homewood Suites Airport, 2000 GSK Drive, Moon Township, PA, #412-490-0440

Atlanta, GA - November 5, 2017 * This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

*Sorry, class closed.

Orlando, FL - November 5, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location changed to: Residence Inn by Marriott, 8800 Universal Blvd., Orlando, FL, #407-226-0288.

Asheville, NC -November 12, 2017 * This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

*Date changed to December 3, 2017.

Cincinnati, OH -November 12, 2017 * This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

*Sorry, class closed.

Dallas, TX -November 12, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location: Advanced Bodywork and Massage, 218 E. Dallas Road, Suite 100, Grapevine, TX, #817-416-2500

Phoenix, AZ - November 19, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location changed to: Fairfield Inn & Suites, 2520 N. Central Ave., Phoenix, AZ, #602-716-9900

Las Vegas, NV - December 1, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Friday from 8:30am-5pm.

Seminar and Room Block Location: Flamingo Hotel & Resort, 3555 S. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, NV, #702-733-3111. A $10 per person, per day table rental fee has been included in the tuition.

Asheville, NC - December 3, 2017 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm.

Location: Fairfield by Marriott, 31 Airport Park Road, Fletcher, NC, #828-684-1144

Orlando, FL - Februry 4, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Tampa, FL - February 10, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Fort Lauderdale, FL - March 4, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Hartford, CT - April 15, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Richmond, VA - April 15, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Boston, MA - April 22, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Philadelphia, PA - April 22, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Pittsburgh, PA - May 6, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Chicago, IL - May 20, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Baltimore, MD - May 26, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Nashville, TN - June 3, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Atlanta, GA - June 10, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Dallas, TX - June 10, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Seattle, WA - June 17, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Charlotte, NC - June 24 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Houston, TX - July 15 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Portland, OR - July 15 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

Denver, CO - July 29, 2018 This class is scheduled to take place on a Sunday from 8:30am-5pm. Location: To Be Announced.

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CLASS SIZES

All of our classes have minimum and maximum enrollments that can be accepted. If a class is getting close to being full, we may close online enrollment. If a class is closed online, you may still call us at #800-201-2247 to see if there are any additional spaces or to go on a waiting list. If you want to go, let us know!  On rare occasions, we do not meet the minimum number of enrollees or an unexpected situation occurs and we need to cancel or reschedule a class. Please confirm that your class will be going forward prior to making any non-refundable travel arrangements. 

 

 

  • $195.00

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