Burn Scar Massage Therapy Continuing Education
Handle with Care Massage invites you to attend a new and exciting way to obtain your massage CE. Earn 8 hours of specialized continuing education in Burn Scar Massage Therapy!
Burn Scar Massage Therapy is a hands-on experience with actual burn survivors. Be inspired while learning a new modality that will benefit those you 'touch.'
Learn not only to have confidence in your ability to work in a more medical based massage but also heighten your compassion for those that society may deem untouchable.
WHY should you attend this course?
Here is what you will learn:
- Identify varying degrees of burns and the body systems they affect.
- Various psychological and emotional issues faced by burn survivors that can potentially lead to an 'emotional release' during massage.
- Positive indications as well as the negative contraindications posed by massaging burn survivors.
- Proper burn scar massage protocol to treat the various degrees of burns in the different stages of recovery.
LOCATION: Northwest Health Careers - 7398 Smoke Ranch Rd., Las Vegas, NV. 89128 Location and directions.
DATE and TIME: Saturday, April 23rd, 2011. 8a.m. – 5p.m. This class is limited to twenty (20) students.
TUITION COST: Tuition is $300.00 for eight (8) massage CE contact hours.
REGISTRATION INFO: Please see contact information below.
SUPPLIES NEEDED: Please bring two (2) bed sheets, personal towel, and lubrication (preferably non-allergenic for all types of skin). Also, please bring a notebook and a writing utensil for note taking
INSTRUCTOR: Jen Hartley, Nationally Certified Massage Therapist
NCBTMB provider #451026-09
Burn Scar Massage Therapy is taught by Jen Hartley, a Nationally Certified Massage Therapist and a burn survivor herself. Jen has been a burn survivor for over 36 years and is one of only two instructors in the country that teach this modality. Jen was scalded by hot water at 15 months old and has third degree burns over the lower 56% of her body.
Burn Scar Massage Therapy Executive Director is Chris Hallwas who is also a survivor of minor burns and knows the effects that they have not only on the body but also on the spirit of a burn survivor.
For further information on Burn Scar Massage Therapy, please visit: Handle with Care Massage Therapy
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To schedule this seminar please contact:
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