Onsite Course
29 Apr, 2019 - 29 Apr, 2019
10.30am - 5.00pm
Orchid Massage Academy, “Hillcrest”, Rochdale, OL11 4AU
2 Students Enrolled
(4 Available)
Price£115.00
pregnancy massage

Are you a Reflexologist with clients who are trying to conceive? Would you like to have the confidence to treat pregnant women with Reflexology?

Whether you client is already pregnant, or they are trying to conceive, Reflexology for Pregnancy can help them to feel more positive and relaxed and bring their body into a state of balance. The body’s systems are encouraged to work to their optimum – helping you to give your client the best chance of conception and a healthy, happy pregnancy.

Reflexology for Pregnancy allows the practitioner to treat a pregnant client safely. It also prepares therapist for what to expect during their client’s pregnancy. You will understand possible causes of miscarriage and know which areas of the feet to treat or to avoid.

What will you learn?

  • Which systems of the body can be safely worked during pregnancy
  • Maternity and fertility reflexology techniques
  • Completing a detailed consultation
  • Contraindications to reflexology in pregnancy
  • Common complaints in Pregnancy
  • Treating and caring for the pregnancy client
  • When do you need GP or mid-wife consent and when to refer a client

What does the course include

  • One day workshop including theory and practical
  • Limited class size to ensure each student has personalised training and the best possible learning experience.
  • Continuous email support throughout the course, from your tutor and the school principal.
  • Access to Orchid Massage Academy private Facebook group, allowing you to communicate with and get support from other students and graduates.
  • Informal teaching style allowing course members to ask questions and make input.
  • Course notes regularly updated to include all related content.

Who will benefit from this course?

All therapists both self-employed and working in salons or spas would benefit from this specialised course. It teaches the safe positioning for mothers to be, along with a safe and relevant routine for pregnant women. Pregnant women will look for a reflexologist who is trained specifically in pregnancy reflexology, so they know it will be safe for them and their baby.

Entry requirements

In order to be able to add this therapy to your insurance, you must be a practising reflexologist and hold a relevant reflexology qualification. If in doubt check with us and your insurer.

What is the course content?

Section 1Safe positioning of the pregnant client
Section 2Benefits of reflexology during pregnancy
Section 3Equipment for treatment
Section 4Reflexology techniques for a safe and effective treatment
Section 5Pregnancy reflexology routine
Section 6contraindications to reflexology in pregnancy
Section 7Reflexology points to aid fertility

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