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2020 ABMP CE Summit Presentations Available On-Demand

The 2020 ABMP CE Summit has concluded, and whether you joined us for one session or several days, we hope you found the opportunity to learn while interacting with your massage and bodywork community and course instructors both meaningful and inspirational, like this happy attendee:

Irene Diamond's October Coaching Call is Free for ABMP Members

As a member of ABMP you are entitled to join master business-acceleration coach Irene Diamond at no cost, on her monthly "Client Creation & Marketing" group coaching calls just for therapists and clinics. The next call is scheduled for October 5.

A Massage Therapist’s Guide to COVID-19 with Ruth Werner

In this course, pathology expert Ruth Werner focuses on what we currently understand about COVID-19, including the pathophysiology, communicability, and the many complications of this infection. Werner discusses how to make safe, effective, evidence-informed decisions, and shares client-screening suggestions for safety.

Connection and Courage in Times of Uncertainty with Amy Andrews McMaster

We are neurobiologically wired for connection. We are also living through monumentally challenging times personally, professionally, and nationally. In these times of deep uncertainty, join Brené Brown certified Dare to Lead facilitator Amy Andrews McMaster to explore how to connect to ourselves and to others in ways that fill our deepest needs, and how to have brave conversations even when we can’t control the outcome.

Balancing the Shoulder: Practical Clinic with Tom Myers

This course provides four complete mini sessions, from BodyReading (visual assessment) to treatment strategy to technique. Learn techniques for balancing the myofascia of the shoulders, arms, and hands, from Anatomy Trains author Tom Myers.

Touching Trauma with Chris Smith and Cindy Williams

More than ever, the ability to recognize and address trauma in clients—and ourselves—is paramount. Gain an understanding of what trauma is, how to identify its signs, and how to follow the “dos and don’ts” when working with trauma. Learn to work effectively and safely with clients experiencing trauma and empower them to use your bodywork session as a tool in their healing process.

A Detailed Approach to General Neck Pain with Allison Denney

The most common complaint from clients is the neck pain that seems to have an allusive onset and no resolve. Join Allison Denney for this fun-filled course including muscles painted on the client’s body, her favorite neck techniques, and approaches that work to alleviate clients’ pain.

Presence, Boundaries, and Emotional Resiliency with Cal Cates and Kerry Jordan

Join Healwell’s Cal Cates and Kerry Jordan for a thoughtful discussion exploring the benefits of modifying our definitions of boundaries, serving, and what it means to be a health care partner. Throughout the course they share tools to expand your awareness and develop helpful habits to navigate impermanence and show up to suffering without taking on suffering.

Plantar Foot Pain with Whitney Lowe and Til Luchau

Pain in the sole of the foot can be a vexing issue for massage and bodywork practitioners. Join Til Luchau and Whitney Lowe as they share current insights about relevant anatomy, research, mechanisms, assessment, strategies, and hands-on techniques for effective work with this very common condition.

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