Back Care Course
The back care course is a one day course which teaches you to evaluate different back conditions and discover the appropriate treatment. The course will mainly address the spine and the related nerve pathways that give cause for pain.
Anatomy and physiology of the back will be revised along with an introduction to back pain and diseases and conditions of the spine. Posture and back exercises will also be looked at as preventatives as well as help aids for those who suffer with back problems.
It will enable massage therapists to carry out more prescriptive back treatments for specific problem areas and advise clients on best ways to care for their backs.
Full body analysis with specific references to the back will be taught and simple massage techniques to help ease the pain suffered from bad backs are looked. The course will also teach practical massage manipulations for specific conditions.
There will also be some time spent looking at useful essential oil blends to help various conditions of the back.
An informative day of both the theory and the practice of looking after one of our most important bone structures – the back.