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UNWINDING the SPINE with Deane Juhan

The spine is the core and central axis of our physical being. Both in its roles for movement and for stable support, it is the key architectural element in ourbodies, around which all of the functions of our shoulders and arms, pelvic girdle, legs and neck and cranium are organized.  

Deep within the bony protection of the vertebrae, the spinal cord is the neural conduit between the brain and the rest of the body, through which all somatic sensation and all motor responses are filtered.  There is no organic function that is not profoundly affected by the spine’s postrual integrity or chronic contortions, and its freedom or restriction of movement. 


The spine is also the most complex structrue of our skeletal, muscular and connective tissue systems, held together and animated by twenty-five vertebrae, layer upon layer of ligaments, tendon anchors, literally hundreds of muscles. 

The remarkable coordination of all these elements is designed to provide both ease of mobility and continual support throughtout all anatomically possible ranges of movement, all combinations of slither and solidity.
Less happily, it is also one of our most common sorces of pain and restriction, and its ease of function is all too often compromised by our postrual distortions, our habitually limited repertoires of movement, and the strains and injuries we encouter in our active lives. 

Come and revitalize the sacred serpent of your kundalini, and enjoy an opportunity for significant developments in the breadth and vitality of the physical, energetic and conscious dimensions of your lives.  This work is a powerful addition to any bodyworker’s previous trainings and practice.

Deane Juhan may be best known as the author of Job’s Body: A Handbook for Bodywork an essential text on the means, methods, uses, and deeply personal applications of what has come to be known as “bodywork”  First trained in Esalen massage, he developed a private practice and led workshops in massage as well as seminars in anatomy and physiology for bodyworkers. In 1976 he met Dr. Milton Trager, founder of the Trager Institute for Psychophysical Integration, and has been a practitioner and instructor of the TRAGERWork approach ever since. He is on the faculty of the Northern California Trager Institute and has developed a series of workshops in dynamic anatomy and inTrager Bodywork for bodyworkers and therapists of all kinds, which he conducts all over the United States, in Canada and in Europe.http://www.jobsbody.com

 

Instructor: Deane Juhan
Date/Time: May 26th - May 27th 2018 , Saturday & Sunday 9.30am - 6.30pm
Location: ASIS Mesa Campus
Tuition: $395
Prerequisite:
Registration Contact: Karen call/text (928) 451 4853 workshops@asismassage.edu
Continuing Education Credits: 16


Upcoming Workshops

2018:

October:

  • Craniosacral Level I: Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness - Flagstaff

    October 5th - October 7th 2018 , Fri 5-9pm Sat/Sun 9am – 6pm

    Begin the Journey, into the subtle senses and ENERGY WORK with Craniosacral Therapy.  Craniosacral mechanism: the bones, central nervous system.  CE's 20   $325

  • CUPPING, Gua Sha and Chinese Topical Herbal Liniments - Tucson

    October 20th - October 21st 2018 , Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm

    A comprehensive class on the powerful & stirring techniques from Traditional Chinese Medicine using Vacuum Cups.  CE's 14  $330   early registration available now - Save $30

  • Acupressure for Every Body - Mesa

    October 20th 2018, Saturday 9am - 6pm

    Bringing the Point to your Practice.  This class will include basic history, philosophy, and teach practical, simple, and yet profound methods of acupressure for self help and to help others. Points from all of the major meridians will be included.  CE's 8  $195 

  • CUPPING, Gua Sha and Chinese Topical Herbal Liniments - Tucson

    October 20th - October 21st 2018 , Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm

    A comprehensive class on the powerful & stirring techniques from Traditional Chinese Medicine using Vacuum Cups.  CE's 14  $330  Alumni Save $30

  • Polarity Therapy for the Elements - Flagstaff

    October 21st 2018, Sunday 10AM-4PM

    Polarity is a profound tool to integrate in your practice. Learn simple ways of soothing or stimulating the energetic balance of the body. This Sunday the Expression of AIR  CE's 5 $ 125   Alumni $100

  • Craniosacral, Level II ~ Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness - Tucson

    October 26th - October 28th 2018 , Fri 5-9pm Sat & Sun 9am - 6pm

    Level II of Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness, treat neck tension, Temporo-mandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD), sinusitis, and migraine headaches, as well as “Fluid Limbs” with the potential of gently releasing patterns of tension, trauma, and inertia in the body. CE's 20 $325

November:

  • Therapeutic Touch with Aromatherapy - Flagstaff

    November 4th 2018, Sunday 9am - 5pm

    Attune your senses, technique and practice in this restorative day of technique.  Learn appropriate use of Aromatherapy with reflexology, scalp massage, lymphatic work and the rich content and wisdom of this compassionate Class.   CE's 7 $185 register now and save $35

  • Reflexology ~ FREE Your FLOW - Prescott

    November 11th 2018, Sunday 9.30am - 5.30pm

    Reflexology Techniques to unblock restrictions and FREE YOUR FLOW. Points and proceedures to offer relief and positively stir the systems.  With Jeanette Campbell  CE's 7 $195 save $25 and register now

  • Craniosacral, Level II ~ Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness - Prescott

    November 16th - November 18th 2018 , Fri 5-9pm Sat & Sun 9am - 6pm

    Level II of Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness, treat neck tension, Temporo-mandibular Joint Dysfunction (TMJD), sinusitis, and migraine headaches, as well as “Fluid Limbs” with the potential of gently releasing patterns of tension, trauma, and inertia in the body. CE's 20 $325

  • Trager Skills with Resistance & Release for the LOW BACK & PELVIS - Tucson

    November 17th - November 18th 2018 , Saturday & Sunday 9:30am-6:30pm

    Our 2018 Master Class with Deane Juhan.  Working with the fascia coaxing the alliance of structure and foundation of the LOW BACK AND PELVIS.  Taking the 40 years plus of effective exploration and playful techniques to release and liberate patterns of pain and limitation. Bring the boyant and playful into connective tissue work.  CE's 16  $395   early registraion for the first eight to pay $300

  • CHI NEI TSANG Taoist Abdominal Massage ~ Phase II - Tucson

    November 30th - December 2nd 2018 , 10am-6pm each day

    Continue to explore and advance the potential in expanding your practice with compassionate and caring Abdominal Massage. Chi Nei Tsang, PHASE II.  Profound support in this potent space, refining technique and getting delicately deeper... eloquently lead by Aleksandra Bazinska $475  CE's 21

December:

  • Polarity Therapy for the Elements ~ FIRE - Flagstaff

    December 2nd 2018, Sunday 10am - 4pm

    Balancing FIRE Elemental Expressions.  Bring the principles of POLARITY THERAPY to your practice and your life. Working with the Positive & Negative Poles of the body CE's 5   $125 

2019:

January:

  • Craniosacral Level I: Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness ~ Tucson - Tucson

    January 25th - January 27th 2019 , Fri 5-9pm Sat/Sun 9am – 6pm

    Begin the Journey, into the subtle senses and ENERGY WORK with Craniosacral Therapy. Learn the craniosacral mechanism: the bones, central nervous system, membranes, tissues, and cerebrospinal fluid.  CE's 20   $330   Enroll now and save $30 - limited spaces available

February:

  • Polarity Therapy for the Elements ~ WATER - Flagstaff

    February 10th 2019, Sunday 10AM - 4PM

    Balancing WATER Elemental Expressions.  Bring the principles of POLARITY THERAPY to your practice and your life. Working with the Positive & Negative Poles of the body CE's 5   $125 

  • Introduction to Hospital Based Massage Therapy - Cottonwood/Clarkdale

    February 23rd 2019, Saturday 9am - 6pm

    Bringing your practice to the Client.  Bedside in Hospitals, Group Homes, Treatment Centers or during a period of recovery.  CE's 8 $ 195

March:

  • The Art of JAPANESE ZEN FACIAL with Ear Acupressure & Aromatherapy - Tucson

    March 15th 2019, Friday 9am-6pm

    Make purposeful contact and soothing strokes with Japanese Facial Massage, A Holistic approach for rejuvenation and prevention of aging, with Wolfgang Luckman  CE's 8 $195 register now and save $25

  • LOMI LOMI with Aromatherapy - Tucson

    March 16th - March 17th 2019 , Saturday 8:30am-6:00pm Saturday 9.00am - 6.pm

    A DANCE OF THE FOREARMS, the sensational techniques of LOMI LOMI.  Break up stagnation, soothe and move blood and lymph, facilitate release and enjoy the process while supporting your client.  With Massage Hall of Famer, Wolfgang Luckman, CE's 18   $325 early registration $295

  • Thai Massage for Back Pain - Mesa

    March 19th 2019, noon - 4.30pm

    Chinese – Thai massage for back pain includes specific stretches, Thai massage techniques and Chinese Acupressure used to alleviate back pain. Since back pain is one of the most common complaints, this is a good modality to practice. You will get remarkable results using these techniques.  $95

  • Traditional THAI FOOT Massage - Mesa

    March 21st - March 22nd 2019 , Monday, Tuesday 9 am - 6 pm

    STIR THE SYSTEM, from the treatment points and portions of the foot with Thai Foot Massage, works on the energy lines of the lower legs to the knees with Winnie Cain, CE's 16 $ 280

  • Traditional THAI Massage - Mesa

    March 25th - March 29th 2019 , Daily 9:00am - 4:00pm

    Enjoy the marveous techniques and deep long stetches that make Thai Massage such a gentle and unique therapy The effective use of the practitioner’s body weight is instrumental in the practice. Five day immersion of professional techniques with Winnie Cain CE's 30 $ 495 register now and save $40

  • Polarity Therapy for the Elements ~ EARTH - Flagstaff

    March 31st 2019, Sunday 10am - 4pm

    Balancing EARTH Elemental Expressions.  Bring the principles of POLARITY THERAPY to your practice and your life. Working with the Positive & Negative Poles of the body CE's 5   $125  

April:

  • Introduction to AYURVEDA & ABHYANGA Massage - Tucson

    April 21st 2019, Sunday 9 am - 6 pm

    SOOTHE THE SENSES, with this aromatic traditional treatment.  Learn the Ancient Art of Abhyanga oil massage.  Refine your treatments and have practice receiving and hands on, in this day of Ayurvedic skills training with Clinton Horner, CE's 8 $ 195 

May:




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