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Event Info

Advanced Cupping For Fascia Release - Edmonton, AB

Date and Time: September 24, 2020 9:00 am
Location: Edmonton, AB
Instructor: Winona Mondor
Registration Deadline: September 14, 2020 11:50 pm

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Workshop Description

This is the second level of cupping practice for those that have taken the Professional Cupping Therapies course. It will be a day filled with a mixture of both demonstration and practice where you will explore:

  • fascia and its tendino-muscular meridians (the original fascia trains)
  • classical Chinese theory and treatments of Bi (arthritis) syndromes
  • key acupoint points and stimulation to affect pain and tissues and to treat disordered fascia
  • stretching and active release techniques, using  fascia cup techniques to create deep and immediate release of fascial tension and promote body alignment
  • ear reflexology and seeding (teaching and practice)
  • Gua Sha for fascia/tendon softening and acupoint stimulation
  • Moxibustion therapy: building warmth in joints and acupoints
  • topical therapies: essential oils and Chinatown favourites
  • compress therapies and healing metals: from anthroposophic medicine's tradition and practices
  • aroma drop cupping spinal and reflexology treatment

About The Presenter

Winona Mondor has been using cupping for 22 years and is a practicing registered nurse, massage therapist, and acupuncturist. She has been teaching cupping workshops across Canada since 2012. 

Many international students travel specifically to learn her effective techniques and unique perspective, based on ancient classical Asian medicine. Winona's  students have expressed enthusiasm and have rapidly adopted her techniques and teachings into their practices.

Date, Time, and Venue

Date: September 24, 2020

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cost: $225 plus GST 

Venue: King Edward Park Community League, 8008 81 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta

Meeting Room: Small Hall

Pre-requisite

Professional Cupping Therapies workshop

Materials to Bring

Note: Please refrain from using perfumes or scented hair products

  • snacks and water
  • massage table
  • inside shoes or slippers
  • a set of linens
  • pillow or bolster
  • Kang Zhu cup set (available for purchase from instructor for $65)
  • chest towel, head towel, and hand rags or paper towels to wipe excess oil off of your hands and wipe your cups
  • large steel bowl or plastic tub with lid (to put cups when in use or transport)
  • unscented massage oil or lotion (should have a long lasting glide)
  • cups or Gua sha boards (if you own one)
  • pen and notepads
  • heat pads for the aroma drop (if available)
  • wear tank top, sports bra, or a wrap; you will be working off the table when working with postural realignment (bending, stretching, sitting, while being cupped)
  • if you have tweezers for the ear seeding portion or a probe like tool (but a pen works too)
  • for the Aroma drop portion, please feel free to bring your favourite natural essential oils, two large towels, and a basin or large bowl to carry wet towels
  • a favourite therapeutic cream or liniment to show and discuss

Continued Competency Program Credits

  • 5 credits (for the 7-hour workshop) or
  • 10 credits (7-hour workshop plus 3 case studies for a total of 14 hours)

For Further Information

Please contact Winona Mondor at 780-619-6260 or cuppingtraining@gmail.com

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