This course will focus on the rotator cuff muscle and muscle of the scapula. Basic muscle attachments and actions including functional anatomy, massage for each muscle, and stretching. Students will identify muscles of the rotator cuff (S.I.T.S muscles) and the major muscles of the scapula including Teres Major, Rhomboids Major and Minor, Trapezius (upper middle and lower) Latissimus Dorsi, Pectoralis Major and Minor, Biceps Brachii. A lecture about functional movement of the Glenohumeral joint and common dysfunctions will start the class.
Students will repeat all hands-on portions of this class based on the demonstration of each muscle including stretching, and Applied Kinesiology/ Muscle testing. The students will demonstrate their proficiency of the work which includes massage and stretching of the muscles, students will demonstrate this work under my supervision and the supervision of any teacher's assistants.
Instructor Bio: A Licensed massage therapist and instructor 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. As a Massage Therapist, Mario worked with the University of Iowa college athletes. Sports included: Football under coach Hayden Fry, Wrestling under coach Dan Gable, Jim Zalesky and Tom Brands, Men’s and Women’s track under coach Larry Wieczorek and Layne Anderson respectively.Throughout his teaching career Mario has taught classes in: Anatomy/Physiology and Pathology, Sports Massage, Neuromuscular massage and Postural Analysis
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