30. October 2020 - 14:00 till 17:00
136 Vaughan Road, West Harrow, Middlesex HA1 4ED
United KingdomHarrow

Massage for the Elderly, 136 Vaughan Road, West Harrow, Middlesex HA1 4ED, Friday, 30. October 2020

One thing is certain about life and that is that as we grow physically older we develop certain conditions that may affect our mind and body. These ailments, in turn, can also affect the ways in which we view our futures and sense of well-being. Massage therapy is particularly valuable for the problems associated with growing older.

The benefits of massage encompass conditions that may arise with age, such as muscular stiffness, arthritis, tendonitis, bursitis, and respiratory problems such as asthma and emphysema.

Massage encourages circulation, decreases muscular stiffness, and helps to decrease inflammation that may rest in the joints. Careful massage can help provide the elderly with symptomatic relief and enable seniors to extend the vitality in their lives.

Working with the elderly can be a wonderful experience for both client and therapist alike. For many elderly people it may be the only human touch they experience.

Course Details

The objectives behind this masterclass are to:

Explore and understand the ageing process and its implications:



Common ailments affecting the elderly

Special handling of the elderly

Improving well-being

Practical massage techniques for the elderly & infirmed

Adapting techniques for clients with restricted movement

Safety considerations

Who Can Attend?

This workshop is designed for practitioners, qualified in any form of Body Massage Therapy.

Recognition by Professional Associations

Validated by IPTI – (Independent Professional Therapists International) and widely accepted by most Professional Bodies

More Information

The workshop will be largely practical in content and you will be required to wear appropriate clinic workwear for the duration of the course. During the session you will practise on each other under the supervision of the tutor who will offer guidance and feedback.

Duration: 3 hours

Course fees - £50.00 (+VAT)


~ All class tuition

~ A comprehensive course manual

~ An MSCM Certificate of Attendance for your professional portfolio

~ 3 cpd points

call 0208-429-2895


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