Continuing Education classes:

Elements of Wellness is an approved provider by the NCBTMB 

This is EOW’s 2017 CE Calendar.  For more information or to sign-up for a class please contact Elements of Wellness at 314-432-1778 or info@eowmassage.com. EOW offers smaller class sizes to make sure each participant gets the individual attention they expect when working with Elements of Wellness so please register early.  Please note some dates have not been set yet so please check back for updated information or sign-up for our e-letter list by contacting info@eowmassage.com. 

Elements of Wellness also offers one-on-one training and mentorship for massage and bodyworkers looking for a more specified area of study.  We have helped practitioners with achieving license in MO from another state, getting their business running, increasing business success, over coming an injury or recovering from burn-out, working with a specific population, specific conditions, and modalities. Please contact us for more information.

 

Lymph Drainage Massage – Jessica Appel                                                      12 CE hours

Fri. June 3rd, 2017 (3 – 9) Sat. June 4th, 2017 (9 – 3) $230.00 ($215.00 if paid 2 weeks before class date)

Learn an introduction into the gentle technique of Lymph Drainage Massage. This technique is a great tool for encouraging lymph and blood flow, reducing swelling/edema, and promoting healthy skin.

Myofacial Release Scar Work – Lucinda Sohn                                 3 CE hours

Friday June 16th (6 – 9) $50.00

The body’s formation of scar tissue is an amazing demonstration of self-preservation.  However the resulting fibrous mass sets the stage for problems down the road.  By addressing scar tissue early in its development, body-workers can help minimize any of the secondary scar tissue problems.  Scar release will be beneficial any time following initial tissue repair, even up to many years later. 

Special Populations Pre-natal Massage – Jessica Appel                              16 CE hours

Sat. Aug. 19th, 2017 (9 – 6) Sun. Aug. 20th, 2017 (9 – 6) $270.00 ($250.00 if paid 2 weeks before class date)

Learn to work with pregnant clients throughout all stages of pregnancy. This class will include positioning for prenatal clients throughout pregnancy, modalities and techniques that will benefit pregnant clients, and cautions. Students will learn a full body 1 hour massage routine for Pre-natal clients. 

Beyond Technique – Gail Cloud                                                                         8 CE hours

Sun. Sept. 10th (9 – 6) $150.00 ($135.00 if paid 2 weeks before class date)

This course provides you with a system of silent understanding that shows you what clients are saying at a much deeper level through body and language cues.

Reflexology – Jessica Appel                                                                              14 CE hours

Sat. Sept. 30th, 2017 (9 – 5) Sun. Oct. 1st, 2017 (9 – 5) $250.00 ($230.00 if paid 2 weeks before class date)

This class will teach techniques, a basic routine, and how to offer this modality as a stand-alone service or add it to another session.

Hot Stone Massage                                                                                              8 CE hours

Coming Early Fall 2017 (9 – 6) $160.00 ($140.00 if paid 2 weeks before class date)

This extremely relaxing and renewing treatment is perfect for the colder weather months. Includes techniques to combine therapeutic and energetic aspects of working with various stones and layouts.

Myofacial Release – Lucinda Sohn                                                         8 or 16 CE hours

Coming November 2017 (9 – 6) Core Release $150.00

Coming November 2017 (9 – 6) Extremities $150.00 ($270.00 if both classes are paid 2 weeks prior)

Tap into the center to find the cause of symptoms of pain and decreased function.

Day 1: Abdominal and scar release techniques that can address disorders such as digestive difficulties, IBS, and more.

Day 2: Focus on the shoulder and hip as links to the myofascial system.

Introduction to Cranial Sacral Therapy – Corirose Benitez                                   12 CE hours

Coming November 2017 (10:00 – 5:00)  $240.00

An introduction to this light touch therapy that brings therapeutic work to the nervous system level for deep relaxation and release of stress and trauma.

 

Completed classes for the year:

Stretch out! – Jessica Appel                                                                              8 CE hours

Sat. Jan. 28th, 2017 (9-6) $160.00 ($140.00 if paid 2 weeks before class date)

This class will teach participants about stretching your clients. We will review stretches for the shoulder/arms, hip/low back, and head/neck. A 30-minute stretch routine will also be outlined and can be added to a massage session as an up-sell to a 90-minute session for clients.

MFR Head, Neck, and TMJ – Lucinda Sohn Anjali                                             8 CE hours

Sun. Jan. 29th, 2017 (9:00 – 6:00) $160.00

This class focuses on Myofacial Release techniques. Students will learn about the anatomy of the head & neck and techniques to offer relief for common complaints in these areas. 

Muscle Balancing and Joint Stabilization – John Joseph Ray                        12 CE hours

Sat Jan. 21, 2017 & Sun Jan. 22, 2017 (9:00 – 4:00) $295.00 ($227.00 early registration) 

Register for the class here: 

http://rolmt.net/product/muscle-balancing-stlouis-jan21-22/ . Or call us at 800-584-1562

This class gives you tools to help You And Your Clients to balance the muscles, tendons, and fascia around joints. Muscle Balancing provides more stability, less chance of injury, and quicker recovery times when there is an injury. You will learn and practice techniques to quickly find and then strengthen weak muscles, tendons, and fascia. These techniques can help you increase vitality, improve physical and athletic performance, and resolve pain. They can also increase the effectiveness of your massages with less work.

 

Have a class/modality you’re interested in but don’t see listed?  Let us know and we will try to get that offered at EOW!!!

Please review EOW’s CE policies here prior to signing up for a class/event.

EOW CE Policies