Geneva Massage Institute

Advancing Your Bodywork Skills

COURSES ON DEMAND

WE SCHEDULE CLASSES WHEN YOU NEED 

THEM MOST!

Law changes will affect your renewals...click the link below to keep yourself informed of WA state upcoming changes. 

COMPLETE 9 HOURS OF CEUS AND GET YOUR 10TH FREE!

Due to accepting small class sizes, additional fees will be added for travel to alternate locations for classes.  This will be based on Milage and travel duration.

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Deep Tissue for the Neck and Shoulder (4 Hour Class) $100

The techniques reviewed in this course are to improve function from injury and muscular tension in the neck and shoulder.

Migraine Treatment (4 Hour Class) $100

The techniques reviewed in this course are to improve function from injury and muscular tension in the neck that may lead to vascular and tension based migraines.

Thoracic Outlet/Inlet Treatment (4 Hour Class) $100

TOS is not a single pathology.  The impingement can occur in different areas and on different structures of the neck and shoulder.  These impingements may be vascular or neurological in nature, potentially both. This course will teach the causes of TOS, orthopedic tests and treatment for TOS.

Whiplash Treatment (4 Hour Class) $100

Whiplash is a condition that is produced by damage to muscles, ligaments, discs and nerve tissue in the cervical area. This course teaches the symptoms, categories, contraindications, orthopedic assessment and treatment for Whiplash. 

Self Myofascial Release (4 Hour Class) $130

Add a little variety to your clients homework with the joy of Foam Rolling.  Not only will you learn the proper techniques, risks and benefits of treatment, we will teach you how to increase sales and the secrets of purchasing to increase your profit margins.  Of course this will also benefit YOU...the person who needs it the most! 

Assessment, Body Mechanics & Repatterining (4 Hour Class) $100

Shape up your assessment, delivery of your massage and how to fix postural distortion through basic remedial exercise that even an LMP can show a client.  Bring your fun to this impactful blast of information.


Low Back Treatment (4 Hour Class) $100

Snow shoveling, lifting & exercise, these are just a few things that can have very negative effects on the low back when they are not performed correctly.  This class will address how to work the low back specifically and teah the practitioner what causes pelvic imbalance that leads to injury. 

Modern Cupping Therapy (8 Hour Class) $250

This course covers the History, Indications, Contraindication and practical applications of Modern Cupping Therapy.  This course includes a Text and Cupping Set for you to keep and use on your clients.  This course does not cover Fire Cupping for safety reasons.

Thai Massage (12 Hour Series Class) $300

Learn the ancient art of Thai Massage.  This class will address the energy lines, indications, contraindications, business aspects and the proper form of massage in supine, prone and seated position.  Come enjoy learning a beautiful dance between practitioner and client. 


Thai Massage, Shiatsu, TCM, Traditional Chinese Medicine,

Cranial Sacral Therapy (12 Hour Series Class) $300

Cranial Sacral therapy involves gentle manipulation of the structures of the cranial sacral system, which includes the cranium, face, spinal column and pelvis.  You will learn history, indications, contraindications and basic hold positions.

Russian Sports Massage (12 Hour Series Class) $300

Russian sports massage has been used for many years to relieve athlete's pre and post training issues.  This class will teach you the history, stroke groups, hand positions and proper implementation into a full body session.  This modality will change the way you even perform your regular swedish style massage.

Ethics (4 Hour Class) $60

This course reviews the ethics of touch, professional roles and boundaries.


HIV/AIDS (4 or 7 Hour Class) $60/$105

Acceptable AIDS education and training for Massage Therapists must be completed in a minimum of four hours.  Our class includes 7 Hours which will meet all health professions requirements for the Washington State Department of Health.  We Utilize the DOH "KNOW" Curriculum to guide our classes.

This is a requirement for Initial Licensure in most health professions and also a requirement for renewal after a license has expired.


WAC 246-12-270 - The regulatory entity will accept education and training that is consistent with the model curriculum available from the office on AIDS.  AIDS education and training must include, but is not limited to, the following: Etiology and epidemiology; testing and counseling; infection control guidelines; clinical manifestations and treatment; legal and ethical issues to include confidentiality; and psychosocial issues to include special population considerations.

Great for your family courses

Not a Massage Therapist but want to take care of those you love?  Do your hands get tired after a 5 minute foot rub?  Your probably doing it wrong and could use a few pointers.  These classes are perfect for you.  We will meet and I will teach you some basics so you can provide relief to those you care about most.

Infant Massage (2 Hours) $50

For new or not so new parents and grandparents wanting to learn how to massage their little ones, I can come to you so they are in their environment.

Massage Basics (4 or 8 Hours) $100/$200

I will teach you the basics of massage so you can work on your significant other at home.

Keep Checking Back!  We will be adding new classes on a regular basis!