Nayada Institute Side-Lying Massage
Presenter: Patrick Ingrassia, Nayada Institute
Hours: 8 Approved for PA License Renewal & NCBTMB Approved
Early Registration Fee: $129 (if paid 14 days in advance of workshop)
Registration Fee: $149
$100 deposit required to register.
Times: Friday 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Give your clients the ultimate in therapeutic massage with Nayada’s Side-Lying Massage training. Side-lying massage movements aren’t just for pregnancy massage–they offer a host of benefits for your clients, allowing you to work on otherwise inaccessible areas of the body. And when you use Nayada’s unique BodySaver Method of Side-Lying massage, the massages you offer will benefit you too!
In this class, you will:
- Learn over 60 movements for side-lying massage
- Work on both fully-clothed clients and draped clients
- Apply Nayada’s BodySaver Method(TM) to reduce strain and injury while performing massage
- Employ range-of-motion techniques that increase flexibility and reduce joint joint pain
- Access the shoulder girdle and spinal articulation
- Access the hip and ITB
He is also the founder of the Nayada Institute of Massage. Patrick graduated from the Florida School of Massage, and went on to earn his Thai Massage Teacher Certification from the Institute of Thai Massage in Chiang Mai, Thailand, after studying extensively with Master Chongkol Setthakorn. He has been teaching massage in the United States, Canada, Costa Rica, and Mexico for over 15 years.
Patrick invented the BodySaver Method, a unique modality that allows massage therapists to extend their careers and protect their bodies while delivering effective massage at any pressure. He is a NYS Licensed Massage Therapist, Kripalu Certified Bodyworker, Certified Personal Trainer, and Yoga teacher. Emphasizing experiential training, Patrick teaches creative, practical methods that students can put to use immediately to enhance their massage careers.
Patrick L. Ingrassia is recognized by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider and is also sponsored by the NCBTMB to teach New York LMTs continuing education that is accepted by the state of New York for license renewal.
To register for this workshop call 800-860-1114 and place your deposit on a charge card or mail a check for the required deposit to:
Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy
3600 Laketon Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15235
Include check made payable to “Pittsburgh School of Massage Therapy”, your name, address, email address, phone, name of the workshop and workshop dates. We will send you a confirmation in the mail. If you are traveling by plane, please confirm the workshop with the school before buying your ticket. Occasionally we do have to cancel workshops due to low enrollment. If a workshop is cancelled for any reason our liability is limited to a return of the deposit paid. If you cancel your participation in a workshop within 21 days of the workshop, there will be no refund of the deposit paid. Cancellation earlier than 21 days before the workshop will incur a $25 processing fee. The balance of your deposit will be refunded.