Back to All Events

Missing Links of Massage Therapy

  • the boston center for contemplative practice (map)

This comprehensive course teaches advanced fundamentals of Muscular Therapy. Through hands on work, students learn a repertoire of movements and various elements, including rhythms, speeds, pressures, deep & specific techniques and variations of such. They learn the skills necessary to
prepare a treatment for a specific person including assessment, element variation and integration. As students progress into this advanced work, they learn to include their own style and intuition. Passive techniques and the principles of a non-circulatory massage are also taught. Incorporated throughout
is an emphasis on practicing effective and safe body mechanics and movement habits.

Sunday, December 9 at 9 AM - 6 PM -

Greater Boston School of Massage 339) 221-4640 

About the instructor: Todd A. Rivers, LMT
Todd is a graduate of the Muscular Therapy Institute, Cambridge, MA. He has over 17 years’ experience in both the field of bodywork and massage education. During those years many were spent working for an award-winning spa in downtown Boston, Massachusetts before moving in to the teaching realm and clinical aspect of massage. Todd has multiple certifications in modalities such as The Benjamin System of Muscular Therapy, deep tissue massage, Reiki, Myofascial Release Technique and Native American Bodywork as well as other western modalities. In his classes he combines his knowledge and experience to create a safe, well-balanced and informative learning environment. He hopes to maintain, if not raise, the bar of massage therapy education and training.

NCBTMB Provider # 1399
8 Live CEUs
Fee $160