Thai Massage Dojo Part I

Early Bird Price (Register by Feb. 7th): $475
After Feb. 7th: $500
Individual Sessions: $50

10 Consecutive Tuesdays

20 CEs NCBTMB/NY Certified

Date: Mar 7, 2017 - May 9, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bookings are closed for this event.

Reinhold, LMT


Dojo (道場 dōjō) is a Japanese term that literally means “place of the way.”

Thai Massage Dojo Part 1 and Part 2 (which will be offered 9/12-11/14) are a series of classes where we actually have the time to cover all of the moves that are introduced in the Thai 101 handbook.

Weekly classes also include theory lessons and topics for discussion, such as mindset and intention, Thai culture, and the rich history associated with the art of Thai massage. The demos include detailed explanations and time to practice each one fully, along with weekly opportunities to experience the work from a partner. Time is also set aside for feedback before moving on.

Each lesson is intended to be its own complete package, and participants are encouraged to attend one or two or any number for $50 each and expect to find themselves using something new for their ongoing practice regardless of their principal modality. Students must complete all of the lessons in order to earn the 20 CEs. Make-up classes are offered by arrangement.

Thai Massage Dojo Part 1 includes supine, inverted and sitting positions.

1. Intention – Shivagakomarpaj
2. Sen – Rules of a Thai Masseur
3. Technique – Methods of Thai Masseur
4. Body Mechanics – Pressure – Rules of a quality Thai Masseur
5. Assessment – Stretch – Guidelines for Giving
6. Potential – T T M F W B R
7. Energy – Lom – Wind
8. Flow – Making of sequences – Practice
9. Sri Lanka – Thailand – Burma
10. Time – Mastery of craft

Reinhold, LMT began his study of Thai massage here in New York, but it quickly became evident to him that he needed to go to the source. He maintains a thriving Thai Massage private practice and is the director of CATA’s Thai Massage Program.
Thai Massage Intro: Swedish Institute, 2008, New York City
Thai Massage Certification: Old Medicine Hospital, 2008, Chiang Mai, Thailand
Teacher Certification: ITM, 2010, Chiang Mai, Thailand

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