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This series of courses is designed to follow the guidelines established by local Nevada ordinances as well as the National Certification Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork. These classes offer CEUs to area LMTs. To enroll in the Massage certification or degree program, visit mytmcc.edu.
 
Hot stone massage is a restorative stone thermotherapy and an adjunctive therapy which can be used with all styles of massage therapy.  Types of stones, their optional uses and placement, proper sanitation, and how to incorporate hot stones into multiple massage modalities will be explored.  

Schedule : Weekly - Fri, Sat 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM; 2 sessions; starting 9/8/2017, ending 9/9/2017

Tuition: $199.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Robyn Griffith 



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Learn proper body mechanics and feel while using forearms, loose fists, elbows, knuckles, and hands. Discover the keys to career longevity and excellent touch. Work on creative client positioning with variations on side-lying and supine as well as seated positions.

Schedule : Weekly - Fri, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 9/15/2017, ending 9/16/2017

Tuition: $159.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Eric Asay 



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This course is an introduction to the guiding principles, history and theory of acupuncture using acupressure and alternative methods to enhance the benefits of massage as it relates to the meridians of oriental medicine. Learn about each of the 14 major meridians and how the Five Element Theory relates to these meridians, the organs and Yin and Yang. Explore the biophysical connection and how Oriental massage techniques can be applied to points and along meridians to enhance healing through massage.

Schedule : Weekly - Mon 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM; 8 sessions; starting 9/18/2017, ending 11/6/2017

Tuition: $159.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Logan DiNapoli 



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Students will learn the various strokes and techniques used in sports and athletic massage, what effect each has on the tissue, and when to use them. Additionally, the course will cover sports-specific routines, sports injury prevention and treatment, nutrition conducive to athletes, as well as psychology of the athlete as it pertains to interaction with the massage therapist.

Schedule : Weekly - Fri, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 9/22/2017, ending 9/23/2017

Tuition: $159.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Tawni Grubaugh 

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Learn facilitated stretching techniques and muscle energy techniques, including Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation, which is used for the rehabilitation of neurologic and soft tissue disorders. Explore ways to incorporate these techniques into massage to help counteract muscle hypertonicity and spasms, improve flexibility and range of motion, and restore muscle strength.

Schedule : Weekly - Fri, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 10/13/2017, ending 10/14/2017

Tuition: $159.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Tawni Grubaugh 



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  Learn about the anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system, common pathologies related to this system and the indications, contraindications and precautions necessary for massage therapists to be aware of. When massage is indicated, discover the benefits of lymphatic massage, what type of techniques are appropriate for each individual client, and whether or not the student has the necessary training to perform those techniques or should refer the client to other professionals. Please bring a notebook, pen or pencil and a set of sheets to class.  

Schedule : Weekly - Fri, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 10/20/2017, ending 10/21/2017

Tuition: $159.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Gayle Ferruccio 

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Aromatherapy uses essential oils as an adjunct therapy in combination with multiple styles of massage therapy. Identifying the need and purpose of the modality is addressed as well as when to practice the technique based on indications and contraindications from the client’s health history.  Aromatherapy is practiced to enhance the therapeutic and relaxation properties of massage therapy.  The therapeutic uses of 18 essential oils are explored and the students are provided the opportunity to practice blending the oils to enhance therapeutic benefits and induce a deeper relaxation response for the client.  

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM; starting 11/4/2017, ending 11/4/2017

Tuition: $99.00

Materials Cost: $40.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Sandra Anderson 



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Learn normal psychosocial and physiological developmental concepts related to the geriatric client. Explore common pathologies found in this age group and find out for which conditions or pathologies massage is indicated and contraindicated. When massage is indicated, discover the benefits, what type of techniques are appropriate for each individual client, and whether or not the student has the necessary training to perform those techniques or should refer the client to other professionals. Bring notebook, pen or pencil,  set of sheets, lotion or oil and 3-4 pillows to class.

Schedule : Weekly - Fri, Sat 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM; 2 sessions; starting 12/1/2017, ending 12/2/2017

Tuition: $159.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Gayle Ferruccio 



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This class is designed to expand students’ knowledge about the field of ethics as it relates to the profession of massage to ensure the student has the tools to set boundaries and manage an ethical practice.  This class will provide thought-provoking information, examples and scenarios for resolving ethical dilemmas.    

Schedule : Weekly - Sat 9:00 AM - 4:30 PM; starting 12/9/2017, ending 12/9/2017

Tuition: $79.00

Materials Cost: $0.00

Location : TMCC Meadowood Center Location : 
  TMCC Meadowood Center.

Instructor : Tawni Grubaugh 



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