Introductory – 2 Days - 16 CE Hours - $500
Non-Refundable Deposit – $200
Pre-requisite: Certified in Barefoot Basics
Safety pre-requisite: Physical ability to hold 40% of your natural body weight off receiving partner.
This dynamic advance course level is best suited for the barefoot basics graduate who has had time to acquire some clinical experience and are ready to take their barefoot skill set to the next level. You will need upper arm and core strength in addition to balance and coordination to deliver comfortable two-footed moves to your training partner.
Theory and lecture focuses on specific back conditions while identifying and qualifying clients for this treatment. At the end of this 2 day course, you will have learned advance concepts using two feet to spread and elongate chronic shortened muscle tissue and have many more barefoot strokes to add to most Ashiatsu treatment . You will master the art of fusing science, movement, healing, and rhythm into a seamless flowing barefoot dance. This course level and master training is truly is the essence of our advanced training program.
What To Bring
- 3 hand towels
- King Pillow Case
- Table warmer (optional)
- Blanket (optional)
- Cream and Oil
- Pen & Paper
- Flip flops that can be sanitized
- Foot File
- Snacks, Water, Lunch
- Allow plenty of time to travel to and from the workshop location.
- Our courses are very comprehensive and adhere to a strict class schedule. Please arrive on time or 10 minutes early to class.
- We ask that you refrain from texting or talking on your phone during class and be respectful and considerate of your fellow classmates.
- You will be giving and receiving Ashiatsu through out the course and may end up lying face down for upwards of two hours. We ask that you are healthy and free of any conditions or recent injuries/surgeries that would contraindicate deep compressive massage techniques (including pregnancy)
- You will be asked two sign a code of ethics agreement and workshop liability disclaimer on day one of class.
- How can you prepare before class? Walking barefoot is great for waking up your sensory receptors located on the bottom of your feet. There are a number of ways to physically prepare for class. Any class where you work out barefoot is ideal. Our recommendations include Barre classes, Yoga, Pilates and the Nia technique. In addition, picking up marbles or small objects with you feet will help with dexterity and fine motor movements.