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 Wellness Center

Massage

Bodywork

Continuing Ed Classes 2018


To Register Call 877-372-6617 


​​​​​​​Margie will instruct any class in her curriculum upon request either at Synergy or out at your location. Let me know what you would like to study. When half the world is giving massage & half the world is receiving then there will be PEACE.


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Continuing Education Schedule for 2018


Trager Introductory Workshop  - The Psoas
  • Sunday May 20 from 10am - 6pm  Instructor:  Judy Rose Seibert 7 NCB Hours $105 The Trager Approach is a form of movement re-education, which combines tablework and self-care movements. During the tablework, practitioners use gentle rocking, swinging and stretching movements to lull the body into a progressively deeper state of relaxation. this communicates a feeling of free, effortless movement to the nervous system, enabling the body/mind to let go of chronic holding pattern that presents with the deep hip flexor Psoas muscle.

 
Craniosacral Muscle Massage Class #1

  • Saturday June 2, 2018 from 9am - 6pm - 8 NCB Hours $120This is the first class of the Craniosacral Certification program. Learn the 13 muscles that directly attach to the Central Nervous System & how to work specifically on them to release restrictions they cause on the Craniosacral System


Core Alignment & Ball Rolling Self Care Class 
  •  Saturday June 23 from 9am - 6pm 8 NCB Hours $120 Learn all 6 classes of this program in one day for Posture/Ergonomic self-care. This posture class instructs efficient usage of Core, Spine, Lower Extremity and Upper Extremity to release aches and pains moving in alignment gently or rolling on balls on floor or wall.  Anatomy will be emphasized. Application to client tablework sessions will also be covered. Mats & balls will be provided, however, bring your own if you have them!


Craniosacral Stillpoint, Fascia Balancing, CST Fluid Monitoring
  • Saturday August 18, 2018 from 9am - 6pm 8 NCB Hours. $120
  • Learn how to put clients into a deep state of relaxation that resets the brain down- regulating the CNS. Like doing a computer restart & defrag. May begin the 67 Hour Craniosacral Massage program with this class or take the class without continuing the Craniosacral massage program.      Bring sheets, pillow cases, oil or lotion.

Lymph Palliative Carefor FM, Diabetes, Oncology & Other Diseases
  • Saturday August 25 from 9am - 6pm 8 NCB Hours $120      The Pre-requisite for this class is to be able to palpate the lymphatic pulse or to have taken Traditional Lymphatic Massage Day 1 & Day 2 classes in the Lymphatic Drainage Massage Program at Synergy.


New Class!Qi Gong for Massage Therapist
  • Saturday September 8, 2018 from 9am - 6pm         8 Pa Massage Board Hours $120                                             Instructor Margie Schaeffer will spend half of the class teaching self-care techniques of centering and grounding. The other half of the class will cover client table techniques in energetic balancing of the client based on Traditional Chinese Medicine. If one has a problem picking up what the client releases then this is the class!

New Class!Gua Sha (Skin Scrapping) 
  • Saturday September 29, 2018 from 9am - 6pm 8 NCBTMB Hours $120Instructor Margie Schaeffer was first introduced to Gua Sha in 1991. Learn how to use rose quartz, jade, agate hand tools of many shapes to release fascia restrictions. Gentle to deep work. Comfortable releases for clients.  Saves your thumbs for sure!!!! 

Required Ethics & Cultural Diversity
  • Sunday September 30, 2018
  • Md Required HIV/Communicable Diseases.  9am - noon 3 NCB Hours $45
  • Cultural Diversity (Md Requirement) 1-2 pm   1 NCB Hour  $15
  • Md Ethics 2-5pm 3 NCB Hours  $45
  • Pa Ethics 1-5pm  4 NCB Hours  $60

Lymphatic Breast Massage, Scar Release and Rerouting
  • Saturday November 10, 8 NCB Hours  $120 from 9am - 6pm
  • This class is part of the lymphatic drainage program and has pre-requisites of Traditional Lymphatic Class 1 & 2. Learn how to work loose scar tissue with lymphatic drainage & manual therapy techniques, that may allow the body to regrow new lymph capillaries where the scar tissue prevented lymph flow. Also, learn how to assess the re-routing of the lymphatic flow in the body after trauma, surgery, radiation, or repetitive use and work with the new flow direction.


FasciaBlaster Massage Techniques
  • Saturday October 13, 2018 from 9am - 6pm 8 NCB Hours​.    ​Learn how to smooth & decrease cellulite as quickly as 5 minutes without pain on abdomen, thighs & upper arms, as well, as to relieve/pain throughout the body. Margie is so impressed with these tools even after her 27 years of practice! The most solid/stuck bodies will melt under the FaciaBlaster.  Small or medium FasciaBlaster tool required for class. Order at www.FasciaBlaster.com Price for these tools $65 each. Best money you will ever have spent for a massage tool!

Ethics for PA and MD, HIV-Comm Diseases, Cultural Diversity 
  • Saturday October 27, 2018
  • Md Required HIV/Communicable Diseases.  9am - noon 3 NCB Hours $45
  • Cultural Diversity (Md Requirement) 1-2 pm   1 NCB Hour  $15
  • Md Ethics 2-5pm 3 NCB Hours  $45
  • Pa Ethics 1-5pm  4 NCB Hours  $60

Lymphatic Breast Massage, Scar Release and Rerouting
  • Saturday November 10, 2018 from 9am - 6pm $120 Bring sheets, pillow cases, oil or lotion.


Basic CPR Class (approved PA Massage Board) 
  • Saturday June 23, 2018 Time: TBA
  • Saturday September 8, 2018 Time: TBA
  • Sunday January 6, 2019 Time: TBA
      Fees: Up to 3 people $50 4-6 people $35 6-10 people $25
      Call Instructor Travis to register at 717-860-3697
      Instructed at Waynesboro Ambulance Squad 61- West Main Street, Waynesboro, PA.
      American Heart Association good for 2 years 
      Meets Pa CPR Requirement. Will not meet Maryland CPR requirement.
     Call any Fire Department & ask where one can take CPR for Maryland to find a Md. class.

PA Ethics
  • Saturday January 5, 2019  10 - 2pm 4 NCB hrs $60

Gua Sha..Skin Scrapping OR Lymph Muscle Massage & Lymph Cupping.
  • Saturday January 12, 2019  from 9am - 6pm 8 NCB hours $120. 
  • Learn how to release pain and stagnation from specific muscles manually as well as with silicone and vacuum cups with/without magnets.  Margie will teach which ever class is most requested.


Fascia Blaster Techniques: Orthopedic Conditions & Cellulite Reduction
  • Saturday January 19, 2019 9am - 6pm 8 NCB hours. $120 Instructor Margie Schaeffer 

  • Learn how to use the Fascia Blaster tools you may have seen on Face Book. The class will instruct how to eliminate cellulite on abdomen, thighs, upper arms, as well, as to relieve adhesions/pain throughout the body. Margie is so impressed with these tools even after 28 years of practice!!! Recommended to bring a fascia/Blaster tool to class... either the medium size 2 claw or the small face/neck 3 claw tool which are $65 on Amazon or FasciaBlaster.com     A limited number of loaner tools will be available in class.


Neural Inhibition Stretch Techniques for Massage
  • Saturday January 26, 2019  9am - 6pm 8 NCB hours  $120
  • Stretching is the secret to relieving client Pain complaints! Learn how to safely position clients in sustained stretches to unravel connective tissue covering of nerves, tendons and muscles that results in the bone realignment in the gravitational field due to the softening of the soft tissue.
  • Bring sheets, pillow cases, oil or lotion.​

​What People Are Saying About Our Continuing Ed Classes


  Always a great enjoyable lesson.  
  Can't wait until I can learn more....Informative, amazing class.

 Wanted to let you know I am amazed at the relief I am still experiencing from your class on Sunday. I haven't been without this pain for over 15 years. My lower back pain and hip pain are gone and I have minimal shoulder pain.

  God blessed me with your knowledge!

  Many thanks and warm regards for an AMAZING class on Saturday for      TMJ.  Your knowledge, enthusiasm, and compassion is     inspiring!

  I look forward to taking more classes from you!

  Holy Cow!  That last session was enormously valuable.
  Unending gratitude to you for your commitment to health and well being and  for the talents you've learned to implement that commitment.
  See you soon.

  With deep gratitude,