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Thu, Feb 09|
Potomac Massage Training Institute
Modern Cupping Therapy SOLD OUT
Modern Cupping Therapy (MCT) uses various types of cupping equipment to lift the tissue with applied suction, offering relief from pain, inflammation, and stress relief. You may enroll in a 2-day fundamentals course or 4 full days for certification in therapeutic cupping. $225-$1000
Time & Location
Feb 09, 9:00 AM – Feb 12, 5:00 PM
Potomac Massage Training Institute , 8701 Georgia Avenue, 7th Floor, Silver Spring, MD 20910 USA
About the Event
Modern Cupping Therapy (MCT) uses various types of cupping equipment to lift the tissue with applied suction, offering relief from pain, inflammation, digestive concerns, circulation, and stress relief.
MCT is offering the full, 4-day certification series at PMTI. You may enroll in just the Fundamentals (Days 1 & 2) to begin incorporating cupping into your practice or enroll in the full 4-day course to earn your certification in therapeutic cupping.
Instructor Shannon Gilmartin, CMT, CMLDT, CMCTPE, is the author of The Guide to Modern Cupping Therapy.
You must be a licensed healthcare practitioner or therapeutic bodyworker to enroll in this course.
You must take the Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy course before you may enroll in Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage and/or MCT for Pathology and Scar Tissue.
Additional cupping tools and sets are available for purchase.
Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy
This class is the prerequisite for all other MCT classes.
This 2-day class offers a solid foundation in the education and usage of therapeutic cupping. You will learn the theory, science, and physiological responses to vacuum cupping; safety, contraindications, and client evaluation; and you will learn and practice full-body applications of cupping therapy.
Thursday, February 9- Friday, February 10, 2023
9:00AM - 5:00PM | 14 CE hours
$475.00 **Register by January 8th! $525 after.
Cupping equipment included.
Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage
Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy is the prerequisite for this class.
This course offers basic, effective cupping techniques for enhancing the body's natural lymphatic drainage. This unique variation of cupping therapy is a great way to advance the education from the Fundamentals course on how to address the entire body with cups!
Saturday, February 11, 2023
9:00AM - 5:00PM | 7 CE hours
$225.00 **Register by January 8th! $250 after.
Includes 1 set of cups.
MCT for Pathology and Scar Tissue
Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy and Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage are prerequisites for this class.
The first part of this one-day course offers lecture and discussion about safe, logical, and effective use of MCT for a variety of common and uncommon pathological conditions. The second half of the day discusses various types of scar tissue and how MCT can be safelly applied to scar tissues. Participants will observe a demonstration of the techniques on scar tissue, and have the opportunity to practice and exchange. A test will be administered at the end of the day to achieve full certification.
Sunday, February 12, 2023
9:00AM - 5:00 PM | 7 CE hours
$200.00 **Register by January 8th! $225 after
No cupping sets included.
Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy (Day 1)
Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy (Day 2)