Prerequisite: 6- hour Cupping or 8-hour Cupping-Theory and Hands-On Practice on Back, Knee, Shoulder and Face taken at The Institute for Continuing Education or similar fundamental Cupping course taken elsewhere.
4 CEUs for Massage Therapists, NJ Chiropractors and Athletic Trainers
Consider taking Advanced Cupping for Sciatica on the same day (9:00am-1:00pm). Complimentary lunch will be offered to anyone staying for both classes.
Max # of participants: 20
This Advanced Cupping for the Knee and Shoulder course will provide advanced cupping instruction specific to treatment of the knee and the shoulder for those who have taken Cupping at The Institute for Continuing Education (or comparable basic cupping coursework elsewhere). Benefits of cupping the knee and shoulder will be discussed. Students will use silicone cups are used in various patterns and positions, primarily for pain relief.
This is a hands-on course that will involve giving and receiving treatment as well as proper cleaning and sanitization of the cups.
Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to:
- Demonstrate proper patient positioning and placement of silicone cups for cupping treatment of the shoulder
- Demonstrate proper patient positioning and placement of silicone cups for cupping treatment of the knee
- Perform cupping of the knee and shoulder proficiently
- Describe how the cupping modality feels on those areas of the body
- Demonstrate proper care and cleaning of cups
SUPPLIES: Please bring the following items with you: fitted bed sheet or massage table sheet, flat sheet for draping and a bath towel. Dress comfortably. Massage tables and cupping equipment will be provided.
About the Instructor – Agatha Repice
Certified in Cupping by the International Cupping Therapy Association, Agatha Repice is the owner/operator of Clean Clear Body in South Hackensack, NJ. A Licensed Massage Therapist who is also certified in nutritional health and holistic health, she practices Cupping, Nutritional Counseling, Acupressure Therapy, Hwal Gong and other modalities.