Take your practice to another level and explore the holistic healing effects of Shiatsu!
This 2.5 day course is designed to introduce you to Oriental Medicine and Shiatsu massage. From learning the principles of the Hara (power centre of the body according to Oriental Medicine) as well as Yin and Yang Meridians, you will be able to explore the energetics and techniques of Shiatsu.
This course offers the perfect balance of theory and practical experience. You will begin to see and feel how Shiatsu can influence therapeutic interactions in the body, and further gain both the tools and confidence to safely integrate Shiatsu into your existing practice.
Course dates and times are as follows:
Friday November 3rd 4:00pm – 7:00pm
Saturday November 4th 9:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday November 5th 9:00am – 5:00pm
Investment: $495 including GST
*Current massage and acupuncture students receive 20% OFF!
The location for the course is MH Vicars School of Massage Therapy.
*This course is approved for 17.5 CEU with CAAA, 10 competency credits with NHPC, 10 secondary credits with MTAA and 12 primary continuing education credits with RMTA.*
About Geha Gonthier:
Originally from Vienna, Geha’s journey into the world of oriental medicine began in 1979 when she studied Shiatsu and Oriental Diagnosis with Wataru Ohashi in New York. Over the past 37 years she continued to deepen her knowledge of the human body by studying Therapeutic Massage, Acupuncture and Craniosacral Therapy. She widened her understanding by taking numerous courses on various modalities including Reflexology, Trager, Polarity, Ayurveda,Aromatherapy and Tuning Forks. Geha has lived in many different parts of the world, is an accomplished yoga teacher, a registered acupuncturist, and the owner of Wellness on Whyte, a holistic wellness centre in Edmonton. The practice of shiatsu has remained an integral part of all her treatments. It is with great pleasure that she shares her many years of experience of Oriental Medicine and Shiatsu.