Barefoot Basics Quiz

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    Barefoot Basics Quiz

    What does Ashiatsu mean?
    Forearm pressureFoot pressureFloor mat through clothingFinger pressure

    With regards to contraindications and Ashiatsu compression, which is most like to cause a reaction of itching to the area?
    HypoglycemiaStressHistamine ReleaseHypermobile tension

    How long after breast augmentation (implants) is it safe to do Ashiatsu?
    When scar is less pinkSix WeeksNine MonthsNone of these

    Ashiatsu Deepfeet Bar Therapy is: (Choose the most accurate description)
    A barefoot massage technique using deep compression effleurage strokes that glide over the body. Gravitational force is combined with centrifugal and centripetal movements. Bars are used above the head for support and balance and lubricant is applied to the body.A treatment performed on a floor mat where stretching technique are applied.A traditional Japanese Ashiatsu foot treatment.

    List five benefits of Ashiatsu for the therapist:

    Name three different strokes that would address chronic low back pain, and why:

    Barefoot Shiatsu and Fijian massage are two barefoot techniques that use the hands above the head for the application. (Check one)

    List four Guidelines from your manual that are used for delivering a great Ashiatsu Deepfeet Bar Therapy® session & reducing strain on your body:

    Which Deepfeet guideline is more important and why?
    Principle #16Working too deep & too fast

    Which of these client conditions would prevent you from giving an AOBT session – and why?
    LupusPregnancyRecent Eye SurgeryAll of these

    Describe two different strokes that focus on the lengthening the spine:

    List seven contraindications for Ashiatsu, and why:

    Why would you NOT deliver deep compression on a client that presents the following conditions?
    Uncontrolled High Blood Pressure
    Blood Disorders
    Acute Inflammatory Disorders
    Bone Disorders
    Recent Injury/Surgeries
    List any side effects that may occur.

    How would you sanitize your feet before the session, and keep them clean for the client during a session if you have to get down off the table?

    What is the importance of the shoulder routine and why is it done?

    When receiving Ashiatsu Massage what are the Two Physiological Components that take place in the body?

    Who is the Founder of Ashiatsu DeepFeet Bar Therapy and what year was it developed?

    List 3 proper body mechanic tips:

    What are the three key concepts and methodologies to a successful Ashiatsu Session:

    List 3 Productive questions to ask during an Ashiatsu Treatment:

    List 20 practice sessions including client's name and date. List 2 email addresses from the 20. We may randomly check how you're doing.

    Email us 3 client feedback forms after you submit your quiz to the DeepFeet main office and our Certifying Instructor, Lynn Smet:

    Do you have a DeepFeet Membership, if so, which level?:

    Are you participating in the DeepFeet Master Program?

    If you have a membership, or are registered through the Master Program, Certification Fee will be waived, you can disregard the online payment page that will show after you submit this quiz. If NONE, please submit payment for the Certification Fee on the Payment Page after you Click SUBMIT. Thank you.

    FYI, due to the number of quizzes we receive, reviews are done on a monthly basis. It may be up to a month for your certification to be completed. Lynn Smet, our instructor who grades and processes certifications will be in touch by email once her review is done and/or if anything more is needed.
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    If you have any questions in the meantime, please call or text our Office Manager, Lana Barry at 503-715-7929. Office hours are Monday-Friday, 10-5 Pacific time. Thank you!