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Maternity Reflexology

I am currently the Maternity Specialist for the Association of Reflexologists and I am the main author of "Reflexology - supporting women through their conception and maternity journey". This book is available to buy from the AoR website and will be on sale on training days.

Being able to support couples through their pregnancy and beyond with reflexology is a wonderful experience and one that we should feel honoured to be a part of. Reflexology for maternity aims to optimise the health and wellbeing of the clients; using reflexology techniques designed for different stages and also being aware of general lifestyle advice that can be given to make this journey as pleasurable as possible for all. This course has been designed to give you the skills required to gain confidence in treating maternity clients and is suitable for qualified Reflexologists.

London Courses

Supporting Maternity

This is a 2 day course that will enable you to build your knowledge to allow you to work safely and confidently with the pregnant client.

Theory will be covered in the mornings and will include:

  • General advice for the three trimesters of pregnancy
  • Research studies on maternity reflexology
  • Contra-indications
  • Reflexology treatment plans for the three trimesters of pregnancy
  • Endocrine balance and a simple lymphatic drainage Reflexology sequence.
  • Reflexology techniques for common symptoms
  • Reflexology for preparation for labour
  • Reflexology during labour
  • Reflexology for Post-natal mums
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AoR Approved

The afternoons are practical based, starting with a demonstration of many techniques suitable for all stages of pregnancy. This will also include an endocrine balance, a simple lymphatic drainage Reflexology sequence perfect for swollen legs, some linking techniques and techniques for common symptoms such as pelvic girdle pain.

With plenty of time left for you to practice on each other!

After the course you will receive a link to You Tube video's which you can use as a reminder of new sequences and techniques.

I will provide everything you need, including a vegetarian soup lunch and refreshments at the London venue.

Prerequisites:

Please note that these courses are for those already holding a diploma level 3 or above in reflexology.

Dates:

Saturday 21 October 2017 10:00, Sunday 22 October 2017 10:00 £210
FULL
Friday 8 December 2017 10:00, Saturday 9 December 2017 10:00 £210
Places available
Saturday 20 January 2018 10:00, Sunday 21 January 2018 10:00 £210
Places available
Friday 9 March 2018 10:00, Saturday 10 March 2018 10:00 £210
Places available
Monday 30 April 2018 10:00, Tuesday 1 May 2018 10:00 £210
Places available
Saturday 30 June 2018 10:00, Sunday 1 July 2018 10:00 £210
Places available

Edinburgh Course

I will also be running the maternity course in Edinburgh at the Holiday Inn Edinburgh City West, 107 Queensferry Road, Edinburgh , EH4 3HL. Plenty of free parking available.

Saturday 25 November 2017 10:00, Sunday 26 November 2017 10:00 £220
FULL
Saturday 9 June 2018 10:00, Sunday 10 June 2018 10:00 £220
Places available

Refresher Course

I will now be running a refresher course

Monday 2 October 2017 10:00 £110
Places available

Course details

Each course is limited to a small group to guarantee you will receive plenty of individual attention in a warm, friendly and supportive environment.

The course runs from 10am-5pm each day, in Sydenham (SE London), see course details for more information. Sydenham is easy to reach, it has 3 stations, an overground station and plenty of free parking in the street, see contacts and travel for more information.

Certificates

You will receive a certificate for this course. Each day is worth 14 CPD points for AoR members, or 7 hours of CPD training for other organisations. You will also receive instructions on how to add these badges to your own website.

Case Studies

Case studies are an optional part of this course. However some insurance companies now specify that you need a case study element to say you are trained or experienced in a specific area. I would therefore strongly suggest that you do complete the case studies which can be emailed to me at any point after the course. A further certificate will then be issued, at no extra cost, to say the case study element has been completed.

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