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Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip Mesa-July 2024

Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip muscles

  • Students will list movements of the hip
  • Students will identify the origins, insertions, and actions of the hip muscles
  • Students will lead partner through hip muscle movements 
  • Students will identify dysfunction and abnormalities in movement and palpation of the hip muscles

By the end of class, students will demonstrate knowledge of the kinesiology of the area of the body (hip, lower leg, arm, trunk, neck, head and face, and shoulder) that is the focus of that class. They will lead the partner/client through muscle movements to assess variations in the subject’s movement and palpate the muscles of the area of the body discussed. The class will discuss modifications of treatment plans resultant of findings during palpation and kinesiology assessment. 

Students should bring linens. 

**Webinar Option Available**

 

About the Instructor: A licensed massage therapist since 1993, Mario has worked with an array of clientele encountering many true to life situations. It is many of these antidotes that Mario shares with class participants to balance and validate the theoretical terms and concepts.  Humor, class participation, and inspiration are important components of classes taught by Mario. In 2006 Mario started teaching continuing education courses to licensed massage therapists. The subjects include Postural Analysis, Neuromuscular massage for; Cervical/Neck, Shoulder/Rotator cuff, and Lumbar/ Low Back regions Mario has been an instructor for 28 years. Subjects Mario teaches are, Anatomy/Physiology and Pathology, Sports Massage, Neuromuscular Massage, and Postural Analysis. Regularly described by his students as inspirational, enthusiastic, and humorous he has the ability to take a topic such as Anatomy and make it understandable and fun. Mario enjoys the challenge of educating students and changing their preconceived notions about a topic.

Instructor: Mario Castro
Date/Time: July 27th, 9am-12pm
Location: ASIS/ACOLS Learning Center, 259 W. 1st Avenue Mesa, AZ 85210
Tuition: $60.00
Payment Info: * If interested in registering for all 6 classes in Kines series, email: continuingeducation@asismassage.edu for special $50 off coupon code. $50 will be taken from the 6th registered class amount.
Prerequisite: Prerequisite - basic knowledge of origins, insertions and actions of the muscles of the region.
Registration Contact:
Continuing Education Credits: 3


Upcoming Workshops

2024:

April:

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    April 17th - April 21st 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction, and others. 

    CE Hours: 40         Cost $1,250  **Hybrid Option Available**

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    April 19th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

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  • Advanced MLD - Management of Post Plastic Surgery Procedures Tucson-April 2024 - Tucson

    April 25th - April 28th 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences and protocols specific to post surgery of Liposuction, Breast Surgeries, Tummy Tucks, and Brazilian Butt Lifts. This will include and discuss the techniques, contraindications, risk factors, and protocols related to these surgeries. 

    CE Hours: 28         Cost $1,100

  • Massage for Injury Rehab: Head and Neck Flagstaff-April 2024 - Flagstaff

    April 26th 2024, 9am-4pm

    This class will take an in depth look at injuries and massage techniques to support recovery of the head and neck. 

    CE Hours: 6      Cost: $150

May:

  • Understanding ADHD and how it is treated Mesa-May 2024 - Mesa

    May 2nd 2024, 10am-1pm

    This class will take a look at how ADHD and treatments for AHD affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Understanding your clients who have Autism Spectrum Disorder Mesa-May 2024 - Mesa

    May 2nd 2024, 2pm-5pm

    This class will take a look at how Autism Spectrum Disorder affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • The Trauma-Informed Massage Therapist Mesa-May 2024 - Mesa

    May 3rd 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    This class will begin with a thorough definition of trauma, including the three types. Next, we will explore the neuroscience involved and what it tells us about the impact of trauma. Last, we will explore the stages of trauma treatment and how massage therapy can be a part of the therapeutic process.

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $120        **Webinar Option Available**

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk Mesa-May 2024 - Mesa

    May 4th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Essentials of Cranial-Sacral Flagstaff-May 2024 - Flagstaff

    May 4th 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    This introductory class provides a working knowledge and techniques for Cranial-Sacral therpy. 

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $130

  • Cranial-Sacral Part II Flagstaff-May 2024 - Flagstaff

    May 5th 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    This introductory class provides a working knowledge and techniques for Cranial-Sacral therpy. 

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $130

  • Advanced MLD - Management of Post Plastic Surgery Procedures Mesa-May 2024 - Mesa

    May 16th - May 19th 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences and protocols specific to post surgery of Liposuction, Breast Surgeries, Tummy Tucks, and Brazilian Butt Lifts. This will include and discuss the techniques, contraindications, risk factors, and protocols related to these surgeries. 

    CE Hours: 28         Cost $1,100

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip Mesa-May 2024 - Mesa

    May 24th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

June:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Lower Leg Mesa-June 2024 - Mesa

    June 1st 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Understanding ADHD and how it is treated Flagstaff-June 2024 - Flagstaff

    June 1st 2024, 10am-1pm

    This class will take a look at how ADHD and treatments for AHD affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Understanding your clients who have Autism Spectrum Disorder Flagstaff-June 2024 - Flagstaff

    June 1st 2024, 2pm-5pm

    This class will take a look at how Autism Spectrum Disorder affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • The Trauma-Informed Massage Therapist Flagstaff-June 2024 - Flagstaff

    June 2nd 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    This class will begin with a thorough definition of trauma, including the three types. Next, we will explore the neuroscience involved and what it tells us about the impact of trauma. Last, we will explore the stages of trauma treatment and how massage therapy can be a part of the therapeutic process.

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $120        **Webinar Option Available**

  • Certification in Manual Lymph Drainage (Vodder Technique) Tucson-June 2024 - Tucson

    June 12th - June 16th 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction, and others. 

    CE Hours: 40         Cost $1,250  **Hybrid Option Available**

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, Head and Face Mesa-June 2024 - Mesa

    June 14th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Cranial-Sacral Part II Tucson-June 2024 - Tucson

    June 17th 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    This introductory class provides a working knowledge and techniques for Cranial-Sacral therpy. 

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $130

  • Advanced MLD - Management of Post Plastic Surgery Procedures Tucson-June 2024 - Tucson

    June 20th - June 23rd 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences and protocols specific to post surgery of Liposuction, Breast Surgeries, Tummy Tucks, and Brazilian Butt Lifts. This will include and discuss the techniques, contraindications, risk factors, and protocols related to these surgeries. 

    CE Hours: 28         Cost $1,100

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Shoulder Mesa-June 2024 - Mesa

    June 29th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

July:

  • Developmental Psychology and our Chakra System Flagstaff-July 2024 - Flagstaff

    July 6th - July 7th 2024 , 10am-5pm, with a lunch break midday

    In this transformational class, you will walk away with the understanding of how your Chakra System is
    an energetic structure in which you can organize your life force.

    CE Hours: 13         Cost $270       

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Arm Mesa-July 2024 - Mesa

    July 12th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Hip Mesa-July 2024 - Mesa

    July 27th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

August:

  • Understanding ADHD and how it is treated Tucson-August 2024 - Tucson

    August 1st 2024, 10am-1pm

    This class will take a look at how ADHD and treatments for AHD affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Understanding your clients who have Autism Spectrum Disorder Tucson-August 2024 - Tucson

    August 1st 2024, 2pm-5pm

    This class will take a look at how Autism Spectrum Disorder affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Certification in Manual Lymph Drainage (Vodder Technique) Mesa-August 2024 - Mesa

    August 7th - August 11th 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction, and others. 

    CE Hours: 40         Cost $1,250  **Hybrid Option Available**

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk Mesa-August 2024 - Mesa

    August 16th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Integrating Thai Massage in your massage sessions Flagstaff-August 2024 - Flagstaff

    August 17th 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    An introduction Thai techniques class, for both prone and supine stretches, that can be used to integrate
    Thai techniques on the massage table.

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $130       

  • The Trauma-Informed Massage Therapist Flagstaff-August 2024 - Flagstaff

    August 18th 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    This class will begin with a thorough definition of trauma, including the three types. Next, we will explore the neuroscience involved and what it tells us about the impact of trauma. Last, we will explore the stages of trauma treatment and how massage therapy can be a part of the therapeutic process.

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $120        **Webinar Option Available**

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Neck, Head and Face Mesa-August 2024 - Mesa

    August 24th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

September:

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Lower Leg Mesa-September 2024 - Mesa

    September 6th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Integrating Thai Massage in your massage sessions Tucson-September 2024 - Tucson

    September 9th 2024, 10am-4:30pm, with a lunch break midday

    An introduction Thai techniques class, for both prone and supine stretches, that can be used to integrate
    Thai techniques on the massage table.

    CE Hours: 6         Cost $130       

  • Massage for Injury Rehab: Head and Neck Flagstaff-September 2024 - Flagstaff

    September 13th 2024, 9am-4pm

    This class will take an in depth look at injuries and massage techniques to support recovery of the head and neck. 

    CE Hours: 6      Cost: $150

  • Certification in Manual Lymph Drainage (Vodder Technique) Tucson-September 2024 - Tucson

    September 18th - September 22nd 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction, and others. 

    CE Hours: 40         Cost $1,250  **Hybrid Option Available**

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Arm Mesa-September 2024 - Mesa

    September 21st 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Using Massage During the Stages of Grief Flagstaff-September 2024 - Flagstaff

    September 21st 2024, 10am-1pm

    This class will take a look at how grief affects the body and massage considerations to support grieving clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Yoga for Grief Flagstaff-September 2024 - Flagstaff

    September 21st 2024, 2pm-6pm

    This self-care course provides a comprehensive working knowledge of how to use yoga for mood regulation. 

    CE Hours: 4         Cost $80 

  • Working with PTSD as a Bodyworker Flagstaff-September 2024 - Flagstaff

    September 22nd 2024, 10am-1pm

    This class will take a look at how stress affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Understanding Anxiety and Depression as a Massage Therapist Flagstaff-September 2024 - Flagstaff

    September 22nd 2024, 2pm-6pm

    This class will take a look at how anxiety and/or depression affects the body and massage considerations to support clients. 

    CE Hours: 4         Cost $80   **Webinar Option Available**  

October:

  • Certification in Manual Lymph Drainage (Vodder Technique) Mesa-October 2024 - Mesa

    October 2nd - October 6th 2024 , 8am - 5pm

    Presented by the Academy of Lymphatic Studies - This course will assist therapists in developing treatment sequences for the management of edema of various geneses including post-traumatic and post-surgical edema; as well as several pathologies such as fibromyalgia, chronic fatigue syndrome, migraines, chronic pain reduction, and others. 

    CE Hours: 40         Cost $1,250   **Hybrid Option Available**

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Shoulder Mesa-October 2024 - Mesa

    October 11th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order. 

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Elevating assessment skills using kinesiology and palpation: Trunk Mesa-October 2024 - Mesa

    October 19th 2024, 9am-12pm

    Kinesiology is the study of the mechanics of movement. In this class, we will build on participants’ kinesiology knowledge to explore how understanding how our muscles move can enhance our treatment planning and massage sessions. We will review joint movements, muscle attachments, and movements and strategies to palpate these muscles efficiently. We will use these tools to explore how we can incorporate this knowledge into treatment planning, providing our clients an effective massage session. This course is a series of 6, 3-hour classes broken down into different regions of the body. Participants may choose any number of classes in the series to attend in any order.  

    CE Hours: 3         Cost $60   **Webinar Option Available**  

  • Massage for Injury Rehab: Head and Neck Tucson-October 2024 - Tucson

    October 25th 2024, 9am-4pm

    This class will take an in depth look at injuries and massage techniques to support recovery of the head and neck. 

    CE Hours: 6      Cost: $150

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