Intro MET – Foundations of Stretching – 6 CEUs – 04/17/2020

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Intro to MET

10:00am – 4:45pm
CE Hours: 6
Instructor: Kathaleen Banks


Course Description:  Stretching is a key component to a massage therapist’s techniques.  This course will allow the participant to understand the components of stretching and how to take passive stretching to an advanced level with adding the client’s energy.  Learn proper muscle energy techniques of positional release, reciprocal inhibition, post isometric relaxation and proprioceptive neuromuscular facilitation.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn the key historical figures and time line in the field of muscle energy techniques
  • Understand contributors to muscle dysfunction
  • Understand the physiologic and psychologic effects of stretching
  • Understand key terms/vocabulary for muscle energy techniques
  • Understand the anatomy of stretching; basic stretches; and advanced muscle energy techniques
  • Understand the four types of “end feel” during stretching