Advanced Reflexology & Digestion
This is a very valuable course for all qualified Reflexologists; Digestive system issues and imbalances are a common problem and possibly one of the main reasons why clients visit us as reflexologists. Learn much more about the possible causes behind some of the more common conditions, and the most effective treatment methods to use. As well as exploring effective reflexology working techniques we will look at pertinent advice to give so that clients can take effective responsibility of their own digestive health issues. This FHT accredited course will take your knowledge to another level
We are working within recommended Covid19 protocols so:
Theory will be delivered online – you will be given access to the tutorial approx. 1 week before the practical session
Practical Teaching – will be a half-day session delivered face to face on the course date at our course venue where numbers will be limited & PPE will be worn. You will be allocated an AM or PM session
5 CPD Points
Prerequiste: minimum Level 3 Reflexology - e.g. VTCT, ITEC, AoR approved
We will look briefly at digestive system anatomy but in relation to various digestive system imbalances (pathology) and in particular the role of the enteric nervous system as well as the importance of digestive immune system not only digestive health but on overall general health.
The practical session will focus on how to effectively and appropriately treat the ANS, the digestive system, locate relevant valves and sphincters as well as other practical working techniques that can be used as part of this treatment sequence or integrated into a general reflexology treatment.
Theory will focus on anatomy of the GI tract and conditions that arise from imbalance. Other relevant factors will also be explored that contribute to the functioning of the GI tract.
Reflexology techniques that can be used effectively for digestive system issues will be demonstrated and practised with discussion as to how they may be incorporated into a reflexology routine.
By the end of the course you will:
- Have a good understanding of factors that can affect the functioning of the digestive system
- Have gained experience of a various techniques that could be used on clients who complain of digestive system issues
- Be aware of how these techniques can be safely and effectively used on an individual client basis
- Be aware of pertinent lifestyle advice that can also be given to clients
Are you unable to travel to our course venue? This course is also available to study online. More details HERE
"Excellent teaching skills, lots of information but delivered at a steady, unhurried pace. Very enjoyable" Adele 2018
"A very informative, well structured courses delivered in a reassuring & relaxed manor - thanks Kate" Linda 2018
"I found the course given by Kate very informative with many new techniques that I will be able to add to my treatments. Excellent day!!" Christine 2018
"course was really informative. Kate is great and answered all questions clearly until you're sure you understand. Made to feel really comfortable & Kate is so knowledgeable it's great to learn from her"