TRAINING with us.
The AYM Institute diploma is a recognised official bodywork qualification, taught over 3 weekend intensive workshops.
We teach you everything you need to know using a fun, tried and tested practical method that works for everyone no matter your background or experience.
The workshops are 100% hands on & partner based.
Whats covered in the AYM DIPLOMA training
Deep tissue techniques using both hands and feet, for each muscle group.
Assisted yoga stretching /asana for the whole body.
Use of props for delivering the massage
Relevant functional anatomy for each technique.
Indication & Contraindication
Therapist self care
Q & A
The Back Body - In level 1 we cover how to give deep tissue techniques for the back, shoulders, neck, arms & back of the legs when your partner is laying face down / prone - Including how to use your feet and body weight to deeply massage the larger muscle groups & assisted yoga stretches for the spine, shoulder blades, hips, knees & ankles.
The Seated Body - In level 2 we cover how to give deep tissue techniques & assisted yoga stretching when your partner is seated on the floor, including use of props to help deepen the stretches & how to use your feet to deliver dynamic heart opening assisted yoga stretches for the spine, neck, shoulders & low back + review of level 1
The Front Body - we cover how to give deep tissue techniques for the front of the legs, abdomen, shoulders, forearms, hands, neck, head and face & assisted yoga stretches for hamstrings, hips, spine & neck, including the use of props to help deepen the stretches + review of level 2
Pre - requisite levels 1,2&3 ( AYM Institute Diploma)
Level 4 is advanced material to add to your existing tool kit from the diploma - we cover advanced deep tissue techniques with hands and feet to address specific muscular issues, postural imbalances, injury rehabilitation, advanced assisted yoga stretches and use of props to further stretch the body and joints. + review of AYM Institute diploma ( levels 1,2&3 )
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