Basic and advanced chair massage techniques are demonstrated and explained, so you can incorporate modified Swedish massage techniques, position your client well, review and practice applications of massage. Learn a 10 minute basic and a 15 minute advanced massage routine for the chair
Learn over the clothing assessment and the importance of proper miomechanics when working. Also learn about accessories and tools you can use as you work with clients in your massage chair.
Warm Up and Grounding exercises help prepare you to safely apply learned chaii massage skills, reducing strain and stress on your body. Also learn alternative uses and strategies for integrating chair massage into your existing practice!
Adjustments for the massage chair are show throughout the demonstration, including how to adjust the chair for optimal client comfort, chair maintenance, limitations and repairs.
Product description Learn to reduce neck back and shoulder pain by giving a fantastic seated massage. This Telly award winning hands-on DVD was produced for professional massage therapists to learn safe and effective chair massage but it is so easy to follow that it has become a hit for both professional massage therapists and home users. Designed for professionals but is so easy for users with any training level to learn basic chair massage. The DVD is loaded with useful effective techniques for stress tension and pain reduction. Paul shares strategies for integrating chair massage into a professional practice gives a step by step demonstration on how to properly adjust a massage chair for comfort and safety. Finally he demonstrates two full chair massage routines a 10 minute basic and a 15 minute advanced routine which integrates the teachings of this DVD.
INSTRUCTOR: Paul Lewis is a Registered Massage Therapist in the USA NCBTMB Canada CMTO and Europe FHT approved provider . His mission is helping people in pain by teaching therapists worldwide his pain treatment approach which incorporates both body work and self-care techniques. These integrated treatments are developed from the diverse techniques of many different body work modalities and from his 20 years of fitness instruction experience.
FORMAT: This DVD works in all countries and is published in seven languages including English French Japanese German Spanish Cantonese and Mandarin.