Pregnancy Massage

DAY TIME
Wednesday 21st November 2018
9AM - 4PM


NIGHT TIME
Commence: TBA
Tuesday & Thursday / 6:30pm - 9:30pm

Topics:

  • Anatomy and Physiology of pregnancy
  • Understanding of the stages of pregnancy
  • How to help alleviate non pathological discomforts during pregnancy
  • Contraindications to massage
  • Safe and comfortable positioning of the client
  • Adaptation of massage strokes, areas to avoid
  • Massage routine for pregnancy
  • Postpartum massage

During pregnancy women's bodies go through drastic changes. Massage during the second and third trimester of pregnancy is very helpful in assisting women to cope with both the physical and emotional changes that happen.

There are a lot of cautionary issues though to be understood in order to massage safely during this important time.

You will learn about the relevant physical changes and how to accommodate them in your massage and you will  be able to deliver enjoyable, relaxing, safe, remedial pregnancy massage. You will also learn when and how to perform postpartum massages.

To enrol, students will evidence that they have completed Swedish Massage. This course is delivered by a fully qualified massage therapist.

 

You can enrol and pay online by completing the form below or download a PDF version of the enrolment form here - Day-time course - Night-time course