Reflexology is a type of massage in which varying amounts of pressure are applied to the feet, hands, ears to promote healing. The underlying theory is that different organs are connected to these body parts and certain points corresponding to them can improve an individual’s health significantly. The courses mentioned here are for reflexologists, healthcare practitioners as well as anyone who wants to use these powerful techniques to heal themselves or add to their practice.
Fully Accredited Reflexology Diploma- Heal Via Your Feet
This course in reflexology is a CTAA (Complementary Therapists Accredited Association) approved course. It is being offered by Dr. Karen E Wells who is a well-known therapist and instructor along with the founder of The KEW Training Academy. In this course, students will learn about reflexology, its power of healing the body, and applying it to one’s feet. Students will be taught about foot disorders, reflexology points and techniques, and their connection with the nervous system. The course has no prerequisites and can be completed by students in approximately 1 hour.
Fully Accredited Professional Hand Reflexology Course
This professional course about the techniques of hand reflexology is also being offered by Dr. Karen E Wells. As mentioned above, Dr. Karen is a well-known therapist and instructor along with the founder of The KEW Training Academy. In approximately 40 minutes, students will learn about hand reflexology, nail and hand disorders, reflexology points, and applications of hand reflexology amongst other topics. This professional diploma is also accredited by CTAA.
Advanced Reflexology and TCM for Health Practitioners
This advanced course in reflexology is best suited for health practitioners, bodyworkers, and massage therapists. It is being offered to students by Peter Caughey who is a doctor in Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM). This course aims to train students to safely perform reflexology healing massages professionally as well as for personal use. Over approximately five hours, students will learn about the history of reflexology, reflex point locations and techniques, relaxation techniques, and single reflexology point techniques. Students will also have a better understanding of TCM.
Thai Foot Reflexology Massage Certificate Course
This course is aimed at anyone who wishes to gain a deep understanding of Thai Foot Reflexology and also make a business out of it. The course is offered by Mark Perren-Jones who is a Remedial Massage Therapist, Acupuncturist, and the founder of the Mark Perren-Jones spa training academy. In approximately 4 hours, students will learn the Thai reflexology leg massage sequence, the acupuncture points to enhance the treatment of joint pains, and stimulating the reflex points on the feet using Thai techniques. The course is CTAA certified and on completion, students will receive a certificate from Isla Verde Spa Training Academy and also be eligible to join CTAA.
Thai Hand Reflexology Massage Certificate Course
This course in Thai hand reflexology will equip students to treat themselves as well as their clients. This course is also offered by Mark Perren-Jones who is a Remedial Massage Therapist, Acupuncturist, and the founder of the Mark Perren-Jones spa training academy. The course is CTAA certified and can be completed in about 3 hours. In this course, students will learn about movements, energy lines, reflex points, and mobilizations. Students will also learn about the location of the reflex points in the hands and acupuncture meridians around the hands. Post completion, students will have the option to join CTAA.
All of the courses mentioned above are delivered in English.