Saturday, 15. February 2020, Newbury/Thatcham TBC, Family and Friends Massage Workshop

from 15. February 2020 - 10:00 till 16:00

Newbury/Thatcham TBC

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Massage is a wonderful way to reduce aches, pains and problems due to muscle tension, and tension resulting from everyday stresses. There are some wonderful techniques you can apply to help reduce the muscular aches, pains, and stress your family and friends may suffer from.
The workshop is a fun, enjoyable and a relaxing way to spend time with family or friends and learn a new skill that can be yours to take away.
This workshop is designed to give you useful massage techniques to help:

Reduce stress and tension
Aches and pains from all that exercise, or sitting at a desk
Relieve the tension your children feel when revising for exams and after exercise
Posture imbalances causing aches and pains.

What you’ll learn

How to massage without causing pain or pressing too hard
How to avoid making your own hands ache when giving a massage
Techniques that will be more effective
How a relaxed and improved posture can reduce aches and mental stress long term.

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Discuss goals and situations you and your family need solving
Dealing with too much pressure, and not enough pressure
Benefits of massage
When not to use massage
Practical learning general massage techniques: effleurage, petrissage
Practical learning: legs and feet, arms and hands, back, shoulders.

You’ll practice techniques to massage your family or friends after they’ve played sport and spent time in the garden, for example; or if they just need to relax and forget about the day. This will include areas on the back, neck and shoulders, legs, feet, arms and hands.

This is not a course of alleviate medical problems, injuries or long term issues. You should seek medical help in these situations.
This is not a course to teach massage techniques to use in a professional capacity.

Dates and times
Sunday 19 January
Sunday 15 February
10am to 4pm with a break for lunch.  Lunch is available at the local shops near the venue.  If there is a day/time you prefer not listed, please contact me.
How much it costs
Friends and family massage workshop is £55 per person.  Discount available on block bookings of six or more.
Price includes refreshments and oils on the day, but please bring your own lunch.
To be confirmed in Newbury or Thatcham. If block booking for more than six people, the course can be held near you.
How do I book?
Purchase your ticket through Eventbrite or contact Janet Gray on 07980 974333 or email janet@ block bookings (discounts available).
If you give more than seven days notice before the date of the event, a full refund will be given.
Additional information: 
This course is not a formal qualification.
Injuries and long term problems should be dealt with by a professional.  Contact Janet if you would like to discuss.
Families with children age 10 plus are welcome. Also people on their own.
Gift vouchers are available.  What a great gift for birthday or Christmas!
I am a qualified massage therapist, fascial release and cranio-sacral therapist with a vast amount of experience dealing with stress, traumas (mental and physical) and injuries.  
Fully insured.
Learn more about me here:

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