To safeguard our employees and visitors, the NHPC office itself is closed and staff are working remotely.
See our COVID-19 Q & A for pandemic-specific information.

Event Info

Thai Yoga Massage: Prone, Side Lying & Seated Postures ~ ITM Thai Massage School of Chiang Mai, Thailand Method >> This course is also available ONLINE

Date and Time: March 16, 2021
Location: Edmonton, AB
Price: $595 CAD +GST Early Bird when placing a $100 non-refundable deposit by Feb. 15th
Instructor: Sharon Brown-Horton, Affiliate Instructor of the ITM Thai Massage School of Chiang Mai, Thailand

The following course listing is brought to you by a paid advertiser. NHPC does not necessarily endorse this listing or the provider. Questions, concerns, or applause regarding this listing should be directed to the provider via the contact info listed below, and NOT to the NHPC.

"Thai Yoga Massage: Side Lying, Prone & Seated Positions" 
This Course is open to all students with no previous Thai Massage Experience.
21.0 hours | 15.0 NHPC CEC's | ITM School of Chiang Mai, Thailand Method?

3 Days: Tues. March 16 - Thurs. March 18, 2021 | 9:30AM - 5:30PM each day
Early Bird Rate: $595 +TX CAD when paying a $100 Deposit by Feb. 1st ?/ Total $624.75  Methods of payment: Visa, MC, Etransfer - contact Sharon to make your registration request at sharon@banyanthaimassage.com

Course Location:
'Healing Connections' Wellness Centre
10548 - 115th Street NW, Edmonton - Free street parking out front

  • This is an important module in a series of Courses, designed to provide the student with a solid foundation of knowledge of how to work Thai Massage in all of the four positions.  In this course, the positions of Prone, Side Lying and Seated are introduced.  This is an official course of the renowned “ITM Thai Massage School”. The massage curriculum, workbook and methodology are the very same, if you traveled to Thailand to take the course at ITM.  The Instructor Sharon Brown-Horton is an Affiliate teacher with the school since 2004. 
     
  • Traditional Thai Massage is a unique form of body therapy dating back over 2,500 years to ancient times.  This form of massage incorporates gentle rocking, deep stretching and rhythmic compression to create a truly unique and therapeutic massage experience for the recipient. 

    COURSE CURRICULUM
  • Day #1 of 3: Learn sequences with the recipient in the Side Lying Position with particular focus on the muscles of the back and include work on a major Sen Energy Line (Itta /Pingkala) that helps to relieve back pain.  Learn Thai Yoga stretches include those for hip flexors, quadriceps, shoulders, chest, triceps and spine. 
     
  • Day #2 of 3: Students will learn sequences with the recipient in the Prone Position to target 10 Reflex points on the feet.  Learn Thai Massage for legs, hips and back.  Thai Yoga stretches include those for the Hip Flexors, Quadriceps and Spine, such as Cobra and Seated Bow.  
     
  • Day #3 of 3: Students will learn comprehensive Thai Massge sequences with the recipient in the Seated Position that focus on working points around the shoulders and down the neck & back. Learn Thai Yoga Stretches that focus on spinal rotation, flexion and extension.
     
  • Students practice on each other, taking turns as Giver and Receiver are followed after detailed teacher demonstrations that address attention to proper body mechanics, delivery method and safety precautions. Students will receive a detailed illustrated workbook. 

Sharon is working hard to keep you safe during COVID-19 and follows strict student number limitations, social distancing and sanitization procedures during classes.