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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:

July:

  • Become Certified to Teach Infant Massage - Flagstaff

    July 27th - July 30th 2018 , Four days. 9am - 5pm daily

    This is a parent education program based on family strengths using nurturing touch & massage to promote the physical and emotional well-being of babies & young children.  A marvelous way of integrating with community and developing Infant Massage Classes for families. CE's 28 $650 enroll more that 30 days in advance and save $25

     

August:

  • Craniosacral Level IV ~ Riding the Wave, Touching Stillness - Flagstaff

    August 24th - August 26th 2018 , Fri 5-9pm Sat/Sun 9am – 6pm

    Join the advanced studies for Craniosacral with Heidi Wilson.  Anyone with previous Craniosacral studies can join this restorative weekend at our Flagstaff Campus.   CE's 20 $325  register now and save $30

September:

  • Structural Integration and Injury Rehab for the Upper Extremities - Flagstaff

    September 2nd 2018, Sunday 9am - 6pm

    Structural Integration and Injury Rehabilitation massage for common injuries andpathologies of the upper extremities.  CE's8 $175   register now and save $25

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

    September 7th - September 9th 2018 , 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   $325

  • Advanced Techniques for Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction - Flagstaff

    September 9th 2018,  Sunday 9am-6pm

    Learn techniques to treat TMJD and associated chronic pain that results from tension in the jaw, including headaches, neck pain, eye strain, ear pain & grinding of the teeth. CE's 8  $195 early registration save $25

  • Polarity Therapy for the Elements - Flagstaff

    September 16th - September 16th 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 ETHER  CE's 5 $ 125   Alumni $100

  • CHI NEI TSANG Taoist Abdominal Massage - Phase I - Tucson

    September 21st - September 23rd 2018 , 10am-6pm each day

    PHASE ONE - Explore the potential in expanding your practice with compassionate and caring Abdominal Massage. Chi Nei Tsang, profound support in this potent space, delicate, gentle hands on, eloquently lead by Aleksandra Bazinska $475 register now and save $25  CE's 21

  • YIN YANG ~ Tui Na Massage with TJ Fritz - Mesa

    September 22nd 2018, Saturday 9am - 6pm

    Excellent professional training with TJ Fritz. Balancing the body and the systems with this lively techniques of Yin Yang Tui Na  CE's 8 $ 195  

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

  • Immersion into ETHICS - Flagstaff

    October 14th 2018, Sunday 1pm - 4pm

    Roles and boundaries.  The core of our practice in professional standards.  The giant conversation of Ethics and Standard V.   NCBTMB required for National Renewal CE's 3 $80

  • RESEARCH Literacy - Flagstaff

    October 14th 2018, Sunday 9am - 12pm

    Be inspired by the latest in Massage Reserach and aquire your NCBTMB Required Research Literachy hours. CE's 3  $80 with Rose Adams,

  • 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 

  • 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, Saturday 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:

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

  • 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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