One of your
most important jobs as a massage therapist starts before your begin your
massage with proper positioning. Every client is different and there are many
causes of postural variations and muscular-skeletal tension. Some are
congenital, others may be due to an accident or injury, still others may be
caused by repetitive use of certain muscles, poor positioning or may be the
result of cumulative physical and emotional stress. Proper positioning is
better for you and your clients. Helping your client recognize and become aware
of the difference between tension and relaxation can have enormous benefits.
When a client is positioned properly your work becomes easier and more
This workshop reviews the muscular skeletal support needs of clients in supine, side lying, 3/4 prone and prone position.
2 CE Hours