Learn On-site Medical & Sports Massage From Ralph StephensEquipment, preparation and sanitation considerations.Theory, timing and techniques for Event Sports Massage.The specific strokes used in Event Sports Massage and the most efficient way to apply them.Cramp management techniques (these will help when patients get cramps on your massage table in your office as well as at the sporting event site).Pre-Event Massage routine on a massage table and on a massage chair.Post Event Massage routine on a massage table and on a massage chair.Learn a full body massage that can be done in 12 - 15 minutes.The neurological effect of each stroke.Inter-competition Massage.
Run Tim: 1 Hour 25 Minutes Format: DVD, Region 0 - Plays Worldwide.
This video is a very complete course in Event Sports Massage. In it, you will learn theory, timing and techniques for event sports massage, the specific strokes used, and the most efficient way to apply them, cramp management techniques (these will help when patients get cramps on your massage table in your office as well as at the sporting event site), equipment, preparation and sanitation considerations, pre-event massage routine on a massage table and on a massage chair, inter-competition massage, and post event massage routine on a massage table and on a massage chair.This video will help you understand how to become a more efficient, effective therapist by teaching you a powerful, full body massage that can be done in 12 - 15 minutes. This leaves you the rest of the session to address the specific complaints of the patient. You will also learn the neurological effect of each stroke so you can chose the exact stroke you need to best help your patient/athlete.'An excellent workshop on DVD' - Massage Magazine
Mr. Stephens is an internationally recognized instructor of medical massage that shares his 20 plus years of experience in a way that makes learning easy and fun, and is one of the few hands-on instructors that come across effectively on video. He has produced 15 videos, one textbook, and has contributed to many magazines, textbooks, and journals, and is a popular presenter at state, regional and national meetings; presenting over 30 weekends each year.
Ralph was the first to adapt specific massage and stretching techniques to the chair and presents tem in his videos, Seated Therapeutic Massage and his textbook, Therapeutic Chair Massage. He has served his profession as a state and national officer of the AMTA and as chair of the Iowa Board of Massage Therapy Examiners. Don’t miss an opportunity to study with this inspiring instructor, in person or by DVD.