Postnatal Massage Therapy

2 days - FEDANT accredited Post-Graduate workshop

 

Through this full 2-day training you will learn:
* movements and positions for childbirth
* gentle relaxation and guided meditation exercises for pregnancy
 

  and childbirth
* acupressure and massage techniques for childbirth
* positioning, contraindications and techniques to help restore

  and maintain the mother’s well being
* techniques to extinguish trigger points reducing referred pain in

  the abdomen and back
* structural rebalancing of the Erector Spinae and Lumbodorsal

  Fascia and Iliopsoas through gentle restorative breathing and

  relaxation, and where necessary hands-on release work
* restoration of the abdomen (skin, connective tissue,

  musculature, abdominal organs)
* how to normalise Diastus Recti (separation of the abdominal

  muscles)
* how to perform post-operative and scar tissue release work on

  caesarean sections
* working with a postnatal woman on a holistic level including

  tools for relaxation, calmness and self-confidence
* how to identify and signpost for support for pregnancy and birth-

  related traum
* how to advise on postnatal care and support.

 

14 CPD points.

 

Entry Requirements: Swedish Massage or Level 3 Massage plus Anatomy & Physiology Qualifications

 

Desirable (but not essential): KnotStressed Pregnancy Massage Training Qualification

 

Dates in Edinburgh:

 

Dates:  7-8th March 2020

 

Dates: 26-27th April 2020

 

Dates: 27-28th June 2020

 

Dates: 26-27th Sept 2020

 

Dates: 12-13th Dec 2020

 

Cost: £250 (including a comprehensive set of photographic course handouts)