Touch is a universal way to truly make someone feel better. Everyone can provide comforting, restorative and soothing touch to people in their life who need it. This workshop will teach you safe techniques to use to address the discomfort and anxiety experienced by people who are medically compromised. You will learn about helpful acupressure points, strategic reflexology areas, energetic holds and restorative massage techniques. Also included is information about neuropathy and some tips to ease the discomfort it causes. Learn how to employ simple methods that are easy to use and provide wonderful results allowing both the giver and receiver to feel good. No prior massage experience is required. Dress comfortably in loose, warm clothing. A $5 materials fee is payable to the presenter at the first meeting.
Program fee $75
Saturdays, Mar 4 & 11
9 am – Noon
Rec Ed 100 5368.201
Presenter: Sarah Hoeven, NCMTB, CMT, S4OM – Has provided education and training facilitation since 1993, working specifically with oncology and medically sensitive education since 2008. She holds two Bachelor of Arts degrees. Sarah is an approved instructor for the Society of Oncology Massage.
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