The Certification is made up of two 18 CE levels focused on seniors encountering normal health decline due to aging, including Diabetes, Hypertension, Parkinsons, Multiple Sclerosis, Cancer, Alzheimer’s and more.
Level 1 (18 CE) Focuses on practice and mastery of this meaningful work with the robust senior on a massage table in the prone, supine and side-lying position. This level includes a live, hands-on clinic with seniors at a residential retirement home.
Level 2 (18 CE) Further develops skill with wheelchair and physically disabled seniors, as well as those facing cognitive decline and in memory care. This level includes 2 days of on-site, live hands-on work in a nursing facility with a memory care unit.
The therapist who likes to work with seniors is put on the path to a massage career that is emotionally satisfying without being physically draining.