Basics of Jaw Massage Course in Chicago

Zen Shiatsu Massage School In Chicago

Basics of Jaw Massage

Taught by Olga Chwa, LMT 

8CEs, $200 – Tuesdays, May 7, 14, 21 and 28, 10am-12pm by Zoom

This online, 8-hour CEU class is designed for massage therapists looking to expand their skills and knowledge in the area of jaw massage. Participants will learn about the anatomy, function and kinesiology of the jaw, common conditions that affect the jaw, and techniques for providing effective jaw massage. The class will cover a range of modalities, including Swedish strokes, Neuromuscular Therapy and Ayurvedic Marma point therapy. Upon completion of the class, participants will have a good understanding of how to assess and treat jaw pain and dysfunction, and will be equipped with practical skills to incorporate into their massage practice.

Session 1: Anatomy, Physiology, Kinesiology & Introduction to Self Massage for The Jaw

Session 2 Pathology overview + Massage basics of treating the muscles of mastication

Session 3: Ayurvedic concepts in Jaw massage and Marma points of the face + Basic intra-oral treatment

Session 4: Benefits of jaw massage: research literacy and leveraging evidence-based claims

How To Register:

  • Registration for Zoom classes must be received 48 hours prior to the start of class. Registration will close after this time.
  • Registration for in-person classes that start on Saturday, Sunday or Monday must be received by 4pm Friday. Registration will close after that time.
  • If you are not ready to pay, you can still add your name to the interest list. Your space will not be permanently held until payment is made.
  • To pay by phone, call 847-864-1130
  • To pay online, check the box next to the associated start date below and  select the “NEXT STEPS ” button. By prepaying you agree to our registration policies.

Basics of Jaw Massage Course Registration: