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10/13-14/2018, York - Trigger Point for Pelvis & Thigh

10/13-14/2018, York - Trigger Point for Pelvis & Thigh

Tara Barrett

Regular price $215.00 Sale

Workshop Description: This course will focus on trigger point therapy on the muscles of the pelvis & thigh:

  • Rectus Femoris
  • Vastus Medialis
  • Vastus Lateralis
  • Vastus Intermedius
  • Biceps Femoris
  • Semitendinosus
  • Semimembranosus
  • Gluteus Maximus
  • Gluteus Medius
  • Gluteus Minimus
  • Adductor Magnus
  • Adductor Longus
  • Adductor Brevis
  • Pectineus
  • Tensor Fasciae Latae
  • Sartorius
  • Piriformis
  • Iliopsoas
For each muscle, there will be a review of origin, insertion, action. Stretches will be taught for each muscle and there will be review on how to palpate each muscle. Main trigger points will be identified for each muscle, common symptoms of the trigger points, and perpetuating factor will be identified. You will have time in class to practice palpating muscles, and treating trigger points. Student will be using Trail Guide to the Body’s: Quick Reference to Trigger Points by Andrew Biel, LMP as a guide.


Dates: Saturday and Sunday, October 13 and 14, 2018
Saturday 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm
Sunday 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Cortiva Institute - York Campus
170 Red Rock Road
York, PA 17406

Cost: $215

CE Credits: 8

Instructor: Tara Barrett

Tara Barrett has been a massage therapist for since 2003 and an educator since 2008, working at Southern New Hampshire University and Keystone Technical Institute. While her focus is primarily on marketing and communications, her varied experiences in the massage therapy education field have helped her generate a wealth of knowledge in many hands-on techniques, including trigger point therapy. Her classroom promotes learning while applying the subject matter to real life situations.

What to Bring: Massage linens