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Indian Head Massage Level 3

Open Study College
Course summary
329 GBP
English
Online courses
Professional Training

Course description

Unit 1: Essential Anatomy and Physiology

  • Bone classification
  • Bones of the head, face, neck and shoulders
  • Joints
  • Muscles
  • Structure of the skin and hair

Unit 2: What is Indian Head Massage?

  • The origins of Indian head massage (IHM)
  • The benefits of IHM
  • Equipment
  • Towels
  • Essential oils

Unit 3: Contraindications to Therapy

  • What are contraindications?
  • Local and total contraindications
  • Pregnancy
  • Modifications to massage

Unit 4: Client Consultation

  • Assessing the client
  • What information should I use?
  • Client history forms
  • Pain assessment
  • Case studies

Unit 5: Indian Head Massage Techniques

  • Before you begin
  • Adhesions
  • Effleurage
  • Stroking
  • Palpation
  • Petrissage
  • Friction
  • Tapotement

Unit 6: Massage Application

  • Massage environment
  • Massage positions and sequence
  • Stroke variations
  • Trapezius
  • Shoulders
  • Upper arms
  • Neck
  • Scalp
  • Face
  • Hygiene
  • Health and safety
  • Massage stance

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Pay Now: GBP 329.00
OR 6 Monthly Instalments of GBP 64.35 with a deposit of GBP
42.90 totalling 429

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