Geriatric Massage - Online CE Class for Massage Therapists and all interested parties
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Overview / Abstract
Geriatric massage is a form of massage designed to meet the specific needs of the elderly population. Information contained in this course includes: Demographics of Aging, Geriatric Massage Techniques, Benefits of Geriatric Massage, Precautions and Contraindications, Anatomical Effects of Aging, Cardiovascular Effects of Aging, Metabolic Effects of Aging, Dementia, Fibromyalgia, Hospice Massage, Geriatric Massage in a Home Environment, Oncology Massage, Geriatric Massage for Wheelchair Bound Clients and Practice Building Tips. 6 hours of CE credit for Licensed Massage Therapists.
Credits / Hours
6 hours CE Credit - Massage Therapy Boards throughout the United States
6 hours CE Credit - Texas Department of State Health Services, Licensed Massage Therapists
6 hours CE Credit - National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork
6 hours CE Credit - Associated Massage and Bodywork Professionals Renewal Hours
6 hours CE Credit - American Massage Therapy Association Renewal Hours
6 hours CE Credit - Florida State Board of Massage Therapy
Everyone is welcome to attend regardless of whether or not CE credits are desired. This course is open to all interested parties.
Activity Certified By
COURSES ARE APPROVED BY: (1) Massage Therapy Boards throughout the United States, (2) Texas Department of State Health Services, Licensed Massage Therapists, (3) National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork, (4) Associated Massage and Bodywork Professionals Recertification Requirements, (5) Florida State Board of Massage Therapy and (6) American Massage Therapy Association Recertification Requirements
Is This Activity Certified for "Live" Credit?
Presenters / Authors / Faculty
Ariana Vincent, LMT, MTI, NCBTMB Approved Provider
Ariana Vincent is the CEO and founder of Ariana Institute, where the focus is on inspiring massage education and wellness for the body, mind and spirit.
Ariana offers over 30 hands-on and online and classroom continuing education courses throughout the United States. She maintains a full-time healing practice in Austin, Texas.
She has been a certified Massage Therapy Instructor and Continuing Education Provider for 13 years.
Ariana has studied massage for the geriatric population in Tracy Walton's Oncology Massage Course and through her Compassionate Touch training.
In addition to her extensive massage therapy training, Ariana holds a B.A. and a B.F.A. from the University of Texas at Austin.
Her source of inspiration is a quote by Pericles “What you leave behind is not what is engraved in stone monuments, but what is woven into the lives of others.”
For additional information, including a complete biography, testimonials, course descriptions and registration information, visit http://www.arianainstitute.com
Activity Specialities / Related Topics
Massage Therapy, Geriatrics / LTC
Massage Therapy CE