Introduction to myofascial release
Date & Time:25th November 2017, 9am - 4pm
Cost:£27.14 / £48.38
Location:Sheffield Park Academy
Beaumont Road North
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This introduction to myofascial release CPD workshop is for people who are interested in learning more about this powerful form of bodywork. The aim of the workshop is to expand your knowledge of the human body and explore some of the techniques used in myofascial release (MFR). We will explore together during the day using discussion, visuals and practical exercises:
- what MFR is
- the physiology of fascia
- contraindications, effects and responses to MFR
- the conditions that can be treated using MFR
- Direct work, cross-hand work, skin rolling
Jane Midgley MTI (HRSM) NMA VTCT, is a myofascial therapist working from her own practice Wolf and Flow and as a freelance therapist at Thrive Clinic and Studio in Sheffield. Jane is a trained complementary therapist, therapeutic sports and remedial therapist but now primarily practices myofascial release, which is her passion. She is particularly interested in the role of bodywork to help with the release of trauma and the effect of myofascial work on scar tissue. She has trained with Ruth Duncan of Myofascial Release UK and is hoping to travel to the US to complete further studies with John F Barnes.
Claire Feldkamp MA MTI CNHC specialises in helping people who suffer from chronic pain conditions, injuries, stress and anxiety and runs her own practice at Adelphi Mill in Bollington, East Cheshire. In her work she blends together myofascial release, massage, hot stones, yoga, breathwork and movement. She is passionate about the power of bodywork to relieve pain and bring people back to balance in their bodies and minds.
The cost for the day will be £25 for MTI members and £45 for non-MTI members (+ small Eventbrite booking fee). In order to attend you need to hold a recognised massage qualification and anatomy & pathology or be a current student of MTI. All attendees will receive 5 CPD points and a certificate on completion of the workshop, along with a course booklet.
Tea/coffee will be provided. Participants must provide their own lunch. The venue has free parking.
Places for this amazing workshop are limited and must be booked in advance!
About the host
This event is hosted by the Massage Training Institute (Northern Region)