2 Day Pregnancy Massage Course

2 Day Pregnancy Massage Course

MTAA 17 Primary Credits

RMTA 12 Primary Credits

NHPC 10 Credits

 

(The pregnancy course in May 2017 is full)  If you would like to secure a place in the September course date,  please fill out the registration form at the bottom of this page with a $50.00 deposit.  

 

The course will be taught following guidelines as set out in a regulated province and will focus on:

 

• The benefits, precautions, indications and contraindications in massage for expectant mothers.

• Review of anatomy, physiology and pathology as it relates to pregnancy.

• Specific health history forms, communication and in-depth questionnaire, to aid the therapist in effective and safe treatment for moms to be.

• Understanding the signs and symptoms of high risk and when to refer out.

• Bolstering and positioning to ensure safety and comfort while treating expectant mothers.

• Theory and instructor demonstration of interview, assessment, treatment and home care more specific to the needs of pregnant women throughout their trimesters including post pregnancy.

• Student participation in interviews, assessment, treatment and home care for expectant mothers

Cost: $ 250.00 + GST (includes continental breakfast and course materials)
$ 50.00 Deposit required on Registration (MTAA members receive a 10% discount)

Feb 25-26, 2017
May 6-7, 2017
Sept 23-24, 2017

Course times:

Saturday & Sunday 8:30am – 5:00pm

Course Location:

Sherwood Park & District Chamber of Commerce
100 Ordze Avenue, Sherwood Park, AB
Upstairs meeting room

Instructor:

Marla Yaworski RMT

This two-day course will be comprised of theory, assessment and treatment of common dysfunction and/or pain as it relates to pregnancy. Discussion of interview questions will be presented that are pertinent to pregnancy in order to devise a treatment plan that is safe recognizing contraindications and the need for outside referrals.

Pregnancy Massage Course Registration Form