Therapeutical Massage and Foot Reflexology Course

Instituto de Medicina Integrativa will have this year the second edition of the Therapeutical Massage and Foot Reflexology Course. The course has a duration of 120 hours.

The practice of massage has proved as a therapeutic means of greatest effectiveness, helping to complete the work of doctors and physical trainers.

This is a certified training by DGERT, addressed to health professionals, therapists and others interested in this area, enabling students to a recognized practice, giving them a professional training certificate inserted into the National Qualifications System (SNQ), through SIGO – System of Information and Management of Educational and Training Offer. This recognition also allows our students to justify the investment made in our courses as a deductible expense for education at the IRS.

Watch the video with some of the techniques taught in the course.

The course is organized into five modules.

  1. Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology

Skeletal and Articulate System, Muscular System, Lymphatic System

  1. Palpatory Anatomy

Major bony prominences, palpation path, peripheral nerves path

  1. Aromatherapy

Preparation of essential oils for massage, Properties of the main essential oils

  1. Massage Initiation

Sliding Maneuvers, Compression and Kneading Maneuvers, Friction Techniques, Stretching and Mobilization, Lymphatic Drainage Maneuvers, Massage Techniques

  1. Foot Reflexology

Reflexology techniques, Reflex Areas of the Foot

See the schedule here

  • Health professionals
  • Interested in the area

REGISTRATIONS OPEN

Inscription: €150
Value of the course upon request

Registration form

You can request the registration form at geral@medicinaintegrativa.pt or you may do so in person and deliver in the secretariat of Instituto de Medicina Integrativa.

For further clarification please contact us at geral@medicinaintegrativa.pt