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Deep Tissue and Myofascial Release I

at SF School of Massage & Bodywork - Inner Mission

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Inner Mission
475 Valencia St 3rd Fl
Btwn 15th & 16th Streets
San Francisco, California 94103
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Karen Gramberg

What you'll learn in this massage class:

This workshop introduces Myofascial techniques to work effectively with localized tension, injuries, and chronic holding patterns. The course is designed to allow these techniques to be immediately incorporated with present massage skills and allow massage therapists to work deeply, safely and with ease.

In addition to techniques, the class will explore and develop a deeper understanding of body mechanics, evaluation skills, and therapeutic style. Learn to work safely and confidently with deep restrictions and common postural patterns. Examine practitioners’ personal body mechanics to reduce the chance of injury, strain, or fatigue while working.

The class format is discussion, demonstration, and hands-on exchange between students. Some specific topics to be covered in class are as follows:
  • Proper use of knuckles, fist, forearm, fingers, and elbow
  • Application of stroke strategies, such as anchor and stretch, and compartment separation
  • Assessment Principles: Movement, palpation and body-reading
  • Learning to differentiate and work with different layers of the body
  • Exploration of how to incorporate a structural approach to therapeutic massage
Prerequisite: 
100-hr massage training. Bring two sheets to class.

As a bonus, participants will receive Art Riggs’ “Deep Tissue Manual: A Visual Guide to Techniques”

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If you have registered for a workshop and need to cancel, you must do so a week or more prior to the start of class to receive a full refund or credit minus the $50 nonrefundable deposit*. If you cancel less than one week prior to your scheduled workshop, you will receive credit only minus the $50 non-refundable deposit*. There will be no refund or credit for no shows or day-of-workshop cancellations.

*Workshop deposits are non-refundable under any circumstance.

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