CEU Classes and Mentoring for LMT’s
AVAILABLE NOW Home Study CEU class
Owner Diane Matkowski wrote a new book, The Massage Therapist’s Guidebook, that NCBTMB has approved as a home study course toward CEU’s. (you will need to provide proof of purchase of the book to get the CEU exam)
Diane offers one on one mentoring sessions for massage therapists. There is no long term commitment. We believe you may need 3-5 one hour sessions with her to improve your practice. You will get amazing support and time with a leader in the massage industry. Want more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Join Diane’s Facebook Group to get a feel for her MENTORING STYLE. The page is only for Massage Therapists! it is rich with wonderful content, support, and some of the biggest names in bodywork are guests. It is home to over 3,000 massage therapist from around the world! Diane and her staff have been providing massage for Malvern, West Chester, Downingtown, Exton, and the entire Chester County area for over 20 years.
ETHICS LIVE AT FREEDOM MASSAGE: Scopes of Practice for PA 4 CEU’s with Alicia!
Sundays: September, October 18, November, November 22, December 13
In this discussion-based class, Massage Therapists will explore the Scope of Practice as defined by the PA State Board of Massage Therapy and how to navigate Client interactions while practicing within the Scope. Specifics regarding acceptable modalities and tools, guidelines for ethical conversation with Clients, the subject of contraindications, as well as circumstances for Therapists to receive further education/training will all be covered; class sizes are intimate to allow for comfortable, open participation and flexibility regarding time spent on the various topics to best serve the group.
WE MEAN BUSINESS: Joint class taught with Rebel Massage
Date to be announce for September or October
In this 4 hour, information filled, sit down workshop based on Diane’s book, The Massage Therapist’s Guidebook, everything will be covered from self-care to boundaries, client forms to your forms, accountability to accounting, building trust to trusting yourself, and so much more. If you are new to the industry, if you own a massage business, if you work for someone else, or if you are somewhere in between, this class will give you direction, guidance, and rekindle your enthusiasm for your career. The Rebel will be exposing her secrets to online success. Learn her tips and tricks that have launched her into a YouTube/Instagram/Facebook powerhouse.
OHASHI METHOD: Freedom Massage is hosting Ohashi in September 2020!
Saturday, September 12 & Sunday, September 13
The principles behind the OHASHI Method® will help you save your body and practice from injury, burn-out, and fatigue, and rejuvenate yourself while you are giving treatment. In this two-day intensive course, Ohashi expands upon the key principles underlying his approach to OHASHI Method® bodywork, based on 45 years of successful practice all over the world. He will teach and demonstrate how the giver’s body must work to give effective and professional treatment while avoiding pain and damage sometimes associated with bodywork therapy. You will learn how to improve your treatment through energizing your movement and how to use strength from your “hara.” You will learn the real meaning of “bodywork” – how to let your “body work” in the proper way –with tonus, cross-patterning, using hara, the value of continuity, and coordinating mother/messenger hand and knee. You will learn with Master Ohashi how to execute professional technique smoothly and effortlessly – before you establish bad habits.
All below classes can be taken live and now through webinars. Class days and times will be announced soon for the webinars. Ethics: Scope of Practice is scheduled for the year (see above)
Diane Matkowski and her staff have been providing massage for the community for over 20 years. Diane has also been training massage therapists since 1996. Her client base includes over 11,000 clients. She owns a five-time award winning business. After receiving...
This class is a shorter version of Bodywork Freedom Technique 32 CEUs course. It covers the technique with the client PRONE on the table. Students will perform new techniques on the neck, back, shoulders, arms, legs, hands, feet, head and hips. They will learn more...
This class is a shorter version of Bodywork Freedom Technique 32 CEU course. It covers the technique with the client SUPINE on the table. Students will perform new techniques on the neck, back, shoulders, arms, legs, hands, feet and head. They will learn more about...
This class is a shorter version of Bodywork Freedom Technique 32 CEU course. Students will learn bodywork Freedom Techniques to do focused work on legs. They will also perform new techniques on the legs, feet and hips. Students will learn more about body mechanics and...
6 CEUs Students will perform new techniques on the neck, back, shoulders, arms, hands and head. They will learn about body mechanics, client interactions, self-care, body reading and stretches for clients.
Instructor: Diane Matkowski CE Hours: 2 Once you graduate from massage therapy school and begin your work as a massage therapist, you enter a world of business with two distinct jobs: Massage Therapist AND Business Person. In order to succeed you must understand the...
Client Relations: Encountering New Clients, Building a Client Base, and the Professionalism Behind Success
Instructor: Diane Matkowski CE Hours: 2.5 Business owner and author of The Body Is Art: A Mentoring Guide for the Business of Massage and Bodywork, Diane Matkowski, presents a class to help ensure your success in building a solid client base, and keeping it. Diane’s...
Instructor: Diane Matkowski CE Hours: 3 Why do some therapists burn out? Diane Matkowski, author of The Body Is Art: A Mentoring Guide for the Business of Massage and Bodywork, will share how she has maintained a consistently-filled book of massage clients for...