Indian Head Massage Practitioner/Ayurvedic Chair Massage Practitioner Program(s)
Indian Head Massage Practitioner-($595, IHM & Ayurvedic Chair Massage, dual certification)
Champissage/ Indian Head Massage Training (IHM) has been practiced in India for thousands of years and was originally used as a technique to keep long, thick hair in healthy condition and to keep stress bearing muscles in the head and neck limber and free of pain. Historically, it mainly involved massage of the head and hair., however the modern Indian Head Massage includes unique techniques applied to the upper back, shoulders, neck, upper arms, face, head and scalp.
IHM has been practiced in the UK and Europe for over 20 years, utilizing the best elements of traditional head and body massage. This therapy is particularly beneficial to people who are desk bound. Frequent travellers or commuters, and anyone who experiences pain and tension in the upper body.
Indian head massage Practitioner Training – an ancient therapy used to relieve stress, and helps the body to work in a more harmonious way. Indian head massage has been practiced in countries such as India for over a 1,000 years. This course is a combination of both western and eastern techniques and will enable qualified therapists to offer an extremely effective and safe treatment for their clients. The benefits of Indian Head Massage include helping to tone muscles, relieve eyestrain and headaches, improve concentration and boost the immune system.
Techniques taught include the shoulders, arm, head and face and can be performed on a massage table with most comfort or seated in an upright position.
Ayurvedic Chair Massage Practitioner-
Designed to allow for a more diverse treatment (upgrade from IHM) that's both mobile friendly and can be performed with your client clothed, our AYURVEDIC Chair Massage combines a (DIY) intoxicating oil blending portion that teaches you how to use traditional Indian spices and herbs to promote health and relaxation (one generalized oil blend created). *Our ACMP Course is only open to those with past body works training or in connection with our Indian Head Massage Practitioner Training*. You will learn how to give a massage in a shorter time (i.e. 10-30 treatments) and how to work the head, scalp & hair comfortably, in a seated position. There is a focus on working the upper body muscle groups, a condensed anatomy recognition portion is also included.
This treatment is favoured by headache sufferers who find face down on a table difficult and of course by working professionals who come for quick treatments on a lunch break or with a limited time schedule.
It's also a great way for someone being introduced to a self-care and body works regime to gain comfort of other peoples touch.
We cover basics of channeled energy work, overview of the 7 main chakras and their functions and insight to the history of Ayurvedic Medicine.
There is also a one hour “ Marketing and Business" portion at the end of the day.
This is especially helpful to those starting out as well as those who currently are moving from a more clinical to a more holistic approach to their treatment offerings.
Full colour e-Manual
Oil blending Materials
Exam Fee (X2)
Snacks/Tea included (lunch buy options available)
Accommodation discount codes available
Uniforms (DANU Academy) Also available