Workshops by Robert Garza

 

Beginners Deep Tissue and  Trigger Point Massage 

6 CEU hours  
Instructor – Robert Garza

                                                                       

This workshop will start off by answering/discussing the following questions
1.  What is “Deep Tissue” massage? Is it just more pressure ?
2.  …Is it necessary?
3.  What do clients mean when they ask me to go deeper?
4.  How will it help my client?
An overview of the muscles and all related definitions will be discussed during the class.

All the information in this course comes from a background of Deep Tissue, Neuromuscular Therapy, Medical Massage, and Orthopedic Massage.

We will delve into:
–  Asking the client the proper questions to find the location of their pain/problem.
–  Extensive AROM and Resisted ROM “Muscle Testing” to find the actual muscle that’s causing the pain
–  Muscle testing of the Rotator Cuff muscles, Deltoids, Biceps, Neck, Pectorals etc..
–   Demo of working/opening Chest area first, and Subscapularis before going to back muscles,
–  Discuss Power of Intention, Assessing/Palpation intelligence
–   Using the Scale System 1-10
–  Overview Deep Tissue and best way to access tissue.
–  Overview understanding of Trigger Points and referral patterns

There will be Plenty of Hands on Work during This Class !!

Cost:  $125    $15 discount if registered 1 week in advance.
(Call for an added discount if you take both Beginners and Advanced DT/TP Workshops)

“To Register:”  Call Robert Garza 832- 356-0814.  I will then send you an email Link where you can pay with Debit Card, Credit Card or PayPal

When payment is received you will be emailed Houston Location and other details. (most likely on Richmond close to Hillcroft)

Call Robert Garza 832 356-0814  anytime for more information !  Please leave a message and I will get back to you ASAP!!

*This Course Beginners DT/TP  is a Prerequisite for:  Advanced DT/TP and  Trigger Point and Orthopedic Massage Part I and II

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Advanced Deep Tissue and Trigger Point Massage 

6 CEU Hours   Instructor Robert Garza

Please Read: Beginners Deep Tissue and Trigger Point workshop description

We will be going much deeper into the art of Deep Tissue and Trigger Point Work

An overview of the muscles and all related definitions will be discussed during the class. Muscles: Mainly Upper back, shoulder, neck and erector spinae  muscles and some hip, low back muscles.

This class is a continuation of the Beginners Deep Tissue and Trigger Point workshop

Hands on demonstration:
–  Palpation/assessment
–  Over clothes and on the body
–  Power of intention
–  Warming up the tissue & stretching of tissue and muscles
–  Deep tissue work on surface and deeper muscles
–  Incorporating class instructions and your own knowledge
–  Finding Trigger Points and how to work them
–  Using the scale system 1-10

Your goal is to find the areas that need immediate relief of discomfort or chronic pain.  A client might come in with a headache, stress, neck pain, back pain, radiating pain down arm with loss of ROM, tightness of breath or general reduced function of joints. Or “I have this nagging pain somewhere in my back”

In this class you will learn how to access the hidden causes of these symptoms and give some immediate and long lasting relief. You will have a Plan of Action.

You will then be given the Secret Ingredient to having amazing results with Deep Tissue/ Trigger Point work.

Then
Practice, practice, Practice !                                                                              ———————————————————————————-

Cost:  $125     $15 discount if registered 1 week in advance. (Call for an extra discount if sign up for Beginners also)

“To Register:”  Call Robert Garza 832- 356-0814.  I will then send you an email Link where you can pay with Debit Card, Credit Card or PayPal

When payment is received you will be emailed Houston Location and other details. (most likely on Richmond close to Hillcroft)

Call Robert Garza 832 356-0814  anytime for more information !  Please leave a message and I will get back to you ASAP!!

*This Course is a Prerequisite for  Trigger Point and Orthopedic Massage Part I and II                                                         ———————————————————————————-

Chair Massage (includes on-site)

6 CEU hours    Instructor-Robert Garza

This Chair Massage course is specifically designed for the back, neck, shoulders, the arms, hands and scalp. Seated or Chair Massage is also known as “On Site Chair Massage” .

Overcomes common objections_ Clothing does not need to be removed, ideal for the office, Very Popular Therapy.

Can be carried out in almost any setting from offices to the gym, shopping centers, at all types of events.

Many people use this therapy in offices, ideal because it is administered over clothing and is very effective for people with back and shoulder issues. One can even do Deep Tissue and Trigger Point work with longer sessions.

The massage movements and techniques can be adapted to what is suitable for your client. Furthermore the length of time for treatment is flexible making this more attractive to busy company employees .

Around 10 – 25 minutes is the usual length of time for this type of massage.

You will be shown a 8-10 min and a 15 min sequence used in setting where time is limited because of the number of employees at a Business. You will also be shown how to do a 15 to 30 min, or longer, Chair Massage. Demonstration and lots of hands on practice.

We will go over pricing, techniques used, parts of body to work on, contraindications, proper body mechanics, equipment needed , marketing info, and how to help move people into you bodywork practice.                                                                                                              —————————————————————————-

Cost: $125         $26 discount if registered 1 week in advance.

“To Register:”  Call Robert Garza 832- 356-0814.  I will then send you an email Link where you can pay with Debit Card, Credit Card or PayPal

When payment is received you will be emailed Houston Location and other details. (most likely on Richmond close to Hillcroft)

Call Robert Garza 832 356-0814  anytime for more information !  Please leave a message and I will get back to you ASAP!!

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