Esalen® Massage 100 Hour Certification
Mar
25
to Jun 15

Esalen® Massage 100 Hour Certification

Asheville, NC

Experiential learning classes will enable students to develop a balance between technique, intuition, and creativity. Each day we will move through different areas of the body focusing on a variety of techniques to address muscle tension, body holding patterns, and injury.  Our study of massage technique is augmented through applied anatomy, awareness practices, methods of self-care, and communication skills.

This training is designed to be deeply transformational and will give you tools for awakening your senses and bringing more awareness to your massage practice and your life. It is for certified massage & bodywork practitioners wanting to deepen their bodywork practice and add the Esalen approach to their work. 

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Healing the Pelvic Floor: Reclaiming Your Power, Sexuality, and Pleasure Potential
Apr
17
to Apr 22

Healing the Pelvic Floor: Reclaiming Your Power, Sexuality, and Pleasure Potential

ASHEVILLE, NC

Rarely does a course offer the opportunity for the depth of healing that women desire. In these five days you will experience whole new possibilities for renewed feminine energy, greater health, and a deeper sense of pleasure in being a woman. We will spend time exploring nature and how our connection to the earth deepens our connection to ourselves. 

This course is designed for both therapists and women from all walks of life.

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Intro to Esalen® Massage Retreat (12 CE)
Sep
18
to Sep 19

Intro to Esalen® Massage Retreat (12 CE)

Asheville, NC - $230

In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental elements of Esalen Massage as well as its history and primary influences. The class will consist of exercises to build the group field, demonstrations and supervised practice. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to increase their repertoire. Held at the beautiful OM Sanctuary in Asheville, this retreat style course includes locally sourced organic lunch and access to the sanctuary's 54 acre campus.

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Introduction to Esalen® Massage (24 CE)
Jun
20
to Jun 23

Introduction to Esalen® Massage (24 CE)

  • Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Orlando, FL - $649/$474 (early bird 5/12/17)

Esalen Massage is known for the long flowing strokes, it’s slow pace, the way the practitioner moves and rocks the the body to create a feeling of full body relaxation.  It is a beautiful dance; a relationship that leaves the giver feeling as good as the receiver.

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Esalen® Massage: The Art of Flow (16 CE)
May
9
to May 10

Esalen® Massage: The Art of Flow (16 CE)

  • Harrah's Cherokee Casino Resort (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Cherokee, NC

The class will consist of exercises, demonstrations, and supervised practice. By the end of this course you will have a clear understanding of the basic elements of Esalen massage from which to build on. These techniques can be easily be applied and combined with any massage practice, or used alone. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to expand their repertoire.

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An Introduction to Esalen® Massage: The Art of Healing Touch
Oct
2
to Oct 7

An Introduction to Esalen® Massage: The Art of Healing Touch

Big Sur, CA

This workshop is a wonderful opportunity for you to enjoy the beauty of Big Sur and the healing waters of the Esalen hot springs, while gaining a foundation in the art and practice of Esalen Massage. During the week, participants will be taught massage methods that address the whole body: Esalen’s signature long flowing strokes that support feelings of wholeness, connection, and integration; passive joint movement; and a variety of techniques to work with the major muscles groups of the body.

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Esalen® Massage: An Exploration of the Bodymind Connection (14 CE)
Sep
26
to Sep 27

Esalen® Massage: An Exploration of the Bodymind Connection (14 CE)

  • Asheville School of Massage and Yoga (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asheville, NC - $285

We have all heard of the “bodymind” connection, but how does it apply to giving an effective massage? Through experiential exercises demonstrations, and supervised practice we will look at and discover the ways that our thoughts and beliefs influence our bodies and how our bodies can effect our minds.  We will discuss some of the current research around this topic, and learn how to use this dynamic to work effectively with our clients. 

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Intro to Esalen® Massage (12 CE) ***FULL
Sep
19
to Sep 20

Intro to Esalen® Massage (12 CE) ***FULL

Charlotte, NC - $255

In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental elements of Esalen massage as well as its history and primary influences. The class will consist of exercises to build the group field, demonstrations and supervised practice. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to increase their repertoire.

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Esalen® Massage Workshop (12 CE) ***FULL
Sep
10
to Sep 11

Esalen® Massage Workshop (12 CE) ***FULL

  • Center for Massage and Natural Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asheville, NC - $255

In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental elements of Esalen massage as well as its history and primary influences. The class will consist of exercises to build the group field, demonstrations and supervised practice. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to increase their repertoire.

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Esalen® Massage 100 Hour Certification
Apr
9
to Apr 14

Esalen® Massage 100 Hour Certification

Asheville, NC - $3,200

Available to certified massage and bodywork practitioners only, this unique 100 hour training will be taught in three modules, provide a deep understanding of the spirit and principles of Esalen massage, and allow you to become a certified Esalen Massage Practitioner.

  • April 9, 2015 - April 14, 2015

  • May 16, 2015 - May 21, 2015

  • June 13, 2015 - June 18, 2015

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Intro to Esalen® Massage (12 CE)
Mar
12
to Mar 13

Intro to Esalen® Massage (12 CE)

  • Center for Massage and Natural Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asheville, NC - $255

In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental elements of Esalen massage as well as its history and primary influences. The class will consist of exercises to build the group field, demonstrations and supervised practice. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to increase their repertoire.

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Rib Issue with Til Luchau (8 CE)
Mar
4
9:00am 9:00am

Rib Issue with Til Luchau (8 CE)

Asheville, NC - $175

Learn hands-on advanced myofascial techniques that dramatically improve your ability to work with the rib cage and related structures such as the spine, diaphragm and mediastinum. Increase your effectiveness when working with rib pain and injuries, ligament and joint conditions, respiratory issues, surgery recovery, thoracic stability, postural issues, and movement limitations.

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Dec
4
to Dec 6

Advanced Esalen® Massage Intensive: Gentle Creative Stretches within the Flowing Touch of Massage

Big Sur, CA $405 – $1,750 (based on accommodation type)

We will blend long Esalen Massage strokes and deeper detail work around the hips and shoulders into gentle stretching moves from Thai massage and table-yoga. Particular emphasis will be placed on safe and effective body mechanics. This course is designed for bodyworkers seeking advanced skills beyond those taught in the basic Esalen Massage training. 

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Nov
14
to Nov 15

Intro to Esalen® Massage (12 CE)

Chattanooga, TN - $245

In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental elements of Esalen massage as well as its history and primary influences. The class will consist of exercises to build the group field, demonstrations and supervised practice. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to increase their repertoire.

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Sep
26
to Sep 27

Intro to Esalen® Massage (12 CE)

  • Center for Massage and Natural Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asheville, NC - $225

In this course you will be introduced to the fundamental elements of Esalen massage as well as its history and primary influences. The class will consist of exercises to build the group field, demonstrations and supervised practice. This class is appropriate for beginners or experienced massage therapists wanting to increase their repertoire.

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Aug
1
to Aug 2

Intro to Cranial Sacral Therapy (12 CE)

  • Center for Massage and Natural Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asheville, NC - $225

Craniosacral Bodywork Therapy is a gentle, non-evasive touch-therapy assisting the body's natural healing mechanisms by restoring intrinsic balance. Precise methodologies successfully locate imbalances, reestablishing homeostasis. This unique work greatly benefits brain and spinal cord dysfunction, as well as relieving headaches, migraines, depression, insomnia, TMJ, dizziness, and chronic back pain. 

Necessary Supplies: Please bring 2 twin sheets, 1 pillow case and one queen pillow to use as a bolster.

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Jun
13
to Jun 14

Self Care for Bodyworkers (12 CE)

  • Center for Massage and Natural Health (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

Asheville, NC - $225

During this weekend course we will focus on one of the most important aspects of being a massage therapist, SELF CARE! In order to truly be available and present with our clients we must be practicing what we preach and learn to take the time to replenish your own energy on a daily basis.

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Apr
24
to Apr 26

Advanced Esalen Massage (16 CE)

Asheville, NC -  $375

Join us for diving deeply into the practice of Esalen Massage as we move beyond the basics and into the advanced philosophy and practices that make Esalen Massage world renowned.  Robin Fann-Costanzo and Peggy Horan have over 70 years combined experience in the healing arts and teaching, and are sure to bring you an inspiring and dynamic weekend of Advanced Esalen Massage practices.

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