Nurturing the Mother®

Pregnancy and Postpartum Massage 24CE

September 18-20, 2020; Silver Spring, MD

LOCATION

Potomac Massage Training Institute

8380 Colesville Rd, Ste 600

Silver Spring, MD 20910

(see on map)

DATE AND TIME

September 18-20, 2020
9:00am - 6:00pm daily

 

FEE

$450 if paid in full by August 18, $495 after August 18

Class size: 20 max

Register with the Potomac Massage Training Institute

www.pmti.org, (202) 686-7046

*Payment and registration is subject to the policies of Potomac Massage Training Institute.

For questions, contact Marya: 336-312-7455, maryamillard@gmail.com

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

  • Anatomy and physiology for pregnancy and birth

  • Pregnancy massage sequence

  • Cautions and contraindications for pregnancy massage

  • Guidelines for pregnancy massage for each trimester

  • Massage cautions and variations for high-risk pregnancies

  • Labor massage and labor support techniques

  • Newborn and infant massage demonstration

  • Postpartum massage, with the principle of "mother roasting" - the application of heat, along with specific bodywork techniques for the recovery and realignment of the mother.

  • Marketing your new skills to the public

YOU WILL NEED TO BRING:

  • 4 pillows - 2 king size and 2 standard

  • 3 sets of sheets

  • Unscented Oil

  • Blanket or pad for Shiatsu

  • Massage table; one per two students (unless available on-site)

  • Optional: Baby doll for infant massage demonstration

INSTRUCTOR

Marya Millard

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Marya Millard graduated from Guilford College in North Carolina and later relocated to the Washington, D.C. area. Marya studied to become a massage therapist in 2012 and graduated from the Northern Virginia School of Therapeutic Massage in Falls Church, VA, where she is also currently an instructor. Marya is licensed to practice massage in Virginia (#19011119) and Washington, D.C. (#MT2031) and is a member of Associated Bodyworks and Massage Professionals (ABMP).

 

Marya maintains a full-time practice focusing on therapeutic massage, Integrative Reflexology®, Nurturing the Mother® Fertility Massage, Nurturing the Mother® Pregnancy and Postpartum massage and infant massage instruction. She is also a trained birth doula. In the rest of her life, Marya enjoys traveling with her husband, spending time with their two dogs and making art.

Phone: 919-280-5505

Email: clairemariemiller1979@gmail.com

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