Costa Rican Massage School Offers New Continuing Education Course in Orthopedic Massage
The Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy announces a new continuing education class for massage therapists available at their facility. This class is called Essentials of Orthopedic Massage and is taught by world-renowned massage therapy educator Whitney Lowe, considered a leading expert in orthopedic massage. Lowe worked in massage therapy for over 30 years, eventually becoming an educator and writing a number of texts and articles on the practice of massage.
Whitney Lowe is known in the massage therapy world as a kind, patient, and approachable educator, and has won numerous awards for his work as a massage therapist and educator, including the Massage Therapy Foundation Humanitarian Award in 2015 and the One Group concept. National Educator of the Year Award in 2013. Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy is very happy to have Whitney Lowe teaching the Essentials of Orthopedic Massage course with them. Their Academic Director, Jan Frus, said, “Whitney Lowe is a legend in the massage therapy industry, and we are so grateful to welcome her and Essentials of Orthopedic Massage to the Costa Rican Massage Therapy School. . » More information about Whitney Lowe and her Academy of Clinical Massage can be found at https://www.academyofclinicalmassage.com/
The Essentials of Orthopedic Massage Continuing Education Course with Whitney Lowe is a comprehensive training program that will teach massage therapists the sciences of rehabilitation and give them the skills they need for massage therapy for musculoskeletal pain, injury or pain. movement restrictions. This continuing education course will help massage therapists learn to assess soft tissue and provide them with techniques to make treatment decisions based on their assessment of the client’s situation and their clinical reasoning, instead of simply using a set of standardized practices. for all customers. Different bodies and injury situations can be very different, and being able to assess a client and make appropriate treatment decisions can greatly increase a massage therapist’s success with clients, especially those with pain or injury. . Not only does this course promise to improve students’ skills in these areas, but certified massage therapists can use the course for 32 hours of continuing education credits with the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork – the NCBTMB, at https:/ /www.ncbtmb.org/ – the leading organization in the United States responsible for certifying the continuing education of massage therapists.
Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy is located in Playa Samara, Costa Rica, a coastal town nestled in the green hills of Costa Rica’s Nicoya Blue Zone. Blue Zones are places named by author Dan Buettner as the places in the world where people are healthiest and live the longest. Researchers are studying these areas to find out what can help people around the world live longer, healthier lives, but massage therapists can find out the place for themselves when they take courses at the massage therapy school in the Costa Rica. When not in class, students can explore downtown Samara and its restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and gift shops. The tranquil bay is surrounded by white-sand beaches and palm trees, making it a great spot for fun water activities like kayaking, snorkeling, stand-up paddleboarding, and even swimming. Students stay in Costa Rican-style bungalows in the heart of Playa Samara, giving them easy access to the beach, as well as the use of fully equipped kitchens, a swimming pool, gardens, WiFi and showers with Hot water. Students can stay in shared accommodation or upgrade to have their own space, and air conditioning is also available for an additional fee.
The Essentials of Orthopedic Massage course will cost $1,120 for tuition and shared accommodation, or $1,320 for tuition and a single room. The course will run from May 15 to May 21, 2022 and the cost includes the 32 continuing education credits, as well as airport pickup and drop-off, six nights accommodation in the fully equipped bungalows, a courses and the use of classrooms. . Students will need to pay for airfare and meals separately while in Costa Rica. Massage therapists interested in this course are encouraged to act quickly because, as the school’s Director of Operations, Tess McGrath says, “We expect this course to sell out quickly as orthopedic massage has been one of the most requested continuing education courses. training courses that we have ever offered at massage therapy school in Costa Rica. Interested students can learn more and express their interest in the course on the school’s website, https://crsmt.com/essentials-of-orthopedic-massage-in-costa-rica/.
For more information about Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy, contact the company here:
Costa Rica School of Massage Therapy
1-800-770-9893 ext 1
Costado north of the plaza de deportes
Samara, Nicoya 50205, GTE