Indian Head Massage Diploma - 3 Day Intensive Course
About Indian Head Massage Indian Head Massage is one of the most popular and accessible therapies available today. A Treatment includes massage of the upper body - back/shoulders, arms, neck, scalp, face, also energy balancing. Indian Head Massage is unique is – a treatment is short, convenient, accessible and effective. There is no need for clients to undress, and the use of oil is optional at the end of a treatment.
A professional Indian Head Massage treatment can have a profound effect on the body and emotions. A treatment can be used to relieve conditions such as headaches, hair loss, dandruff, muscular tension in upper body, sinus problems, as well as lifting depression, promoting restful sleep and relieving stress.
Course Tutors Linda Ayers, Caroline Bray, Lesley Hart, Lisa Kennedy, Maggie McActeer, Barbara McAteer, Vandana Mendonca
Aims and structure This comprehensive three-day course provides students with the opportunity to achieve a professional standard of competence in the art of Indian Head Massage and promotes the confidence needed to work effectively with clients. The syllabus includes:
Practical Techniques include effleurage, friction, kneading, petrissage, percussion, compression, pressure points and other specialised techniques. New massage skills are taught on each of the three days, plus time to refine and consolidate techniques.
Theory Includes history, contraindications, benefits, hair care and the use of oils, headaches, stress, client consultation, chakra energy, study of the relevant anatomy.
Exam and case studies Following the course, students are required to do 5 case studies and a practical and written exam (multiple choice).