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01/20/2019, King of Prussia - Cupping/Sports Cupping

01/20/2019, King of Prussia - Cupping/Sports Cupping

Jim Earley

Regular price $195.00 Sale

This class will introduce the therapist to Cupping and Sports Cupping.  The class will be from the massage therapist's perspective and teach the therapist to combine massage and cupping on a regular client as well as a competitive  athlete or client who works out.  

The topics covered will include:

  • What is Cupping?
  • What is Sports Cupping?
  • Origin of Cupping
  • Athletes and Cupping (Michael Phelps)
  • Benefits of Cupping
  • Contraindication of Cupping
  • Types of Cups
  • Cleaning the Cups
  • Types of Cupping (Static, sliding)
  • Use of Silicone Cups vs. Plastic Cups
  • Pre-Event Cupping
  • Post-Event Cupping
  • Cupping at an Event

Practice Sessions with Cups on:

  • Upper Back, Neck 
  • Lower Back, Glutes
  • TFL, Hamstring,  Calves,
  • Feet
  • Peroneal nerves
  • Quads
  • Anterior felt
  • Pecs
  • Forearm

This is a hands-on class with close supervision. 

Date:  January 20th, 2019
Time:  9:00am-5:00pm

Cortiva Institute - King of Prussia Campus
211 South Gulph Road
King of Prussia, PA 19406

Tuition:  $195 (Includes cupping set)

CE Credits:  8

Instructor:  Jim Earley

Please Bring: 

  • Shorts
  • lubrication (Gel, lotion etc)
  • Hand towels
  • Face cradle cover, sheets