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Equine Acupressure Foundation Distance Learning Equine Acupressure Foundation Course Distance Learning
In order to meet the busy schedules of many of our students, we are happy to provide a distance learning course as part of our Equine Acupressure Practitioner certification. In the Equine Acupressure Practitioner certification course, you will study the following: ~Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory and concepts~Zang-fu organ theory~Location of Acupressure points and the flow of the meridians~Anatomy in relation to acupressure point locations~Assessment (Four Exams)~Classifications of acupressure points~Acupressure point techniques~Acupressure points for common conditions. Completion of the distance-learning portion of the program is required to attend the five-day practical. The hands-on practical will complete the training necessary for certification...
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Online + 5-day workshop
Student Limit: Unlimited
Small Animal Acupressure Foundation Distance Learning Small Animal Acupressure Foundation
In order to meet the busy schedules of many of our students, we are happy to provide a distance learning course as part of our Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner certification. In the Small Animal Acupressure Practitioner certification course, you will study the following: ~Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) theory and concepts~Zang-fu organ theory~Location of Acupressure points and the flow of the meridians~Anatomy in relation to acupressure point locations~Assessment (Four Exams)~Classifications of acupressure points~Acupressure point techniques~Acupressure points for common conditions. The distance-learning portion must be completed in order to attend the five-day practical required to complete the certification. ..
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Equine Anatomy Intensive Equine Anatomy Intensive
This self-paced course will include external anatomy, musculoskeletal anatomy and an introduction to the anatomy of the various body systems. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Online
Student Limit: 100
Equine Back Pain AAAM Equine
Equine Back Pain online training is hosted by our affiliate All About Animal Massage and taught by Megan Ayrault, who is also an instructor at the Northwest School of Animal Massage.  Lola Michelin, the founder and Director of Education at NWSAM, is one of the professional interviews included in this course.  Click "More information" for a link to enroll in this elective course...
Instructor: Ms. Megan Ayrault
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Helping Your Dog's Hips and Hind End AAAM Canine
Helping Your Dog's Hips and Hind End online training is hosted by our affiliate Power of Touch for Animals and taught by Megan Ayrault, who is also an instructor at the Northwest School of Animal Massage..
Instructor: Ms. Megan Ayrault
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Level 300: Large Animal Massage Distance Learning LAMP_DL_300
The Level 300 LAMP Distance Learning Course explores techniques designed to assist horse's in accessing their natural healing abilities in the face of injury or illness.  Rehabilitation massage is not a substitute for proper veterinary care, but can be a powerful tool in helping animal's regain their former vitality.  This course is the at-home study portion of the Level 300 certification program. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Level 300: Small Animal Massage Distance Learning SAMP_DL_300
The Level 300 SAMP Distance Course focuses on rehabilitation massage.  Rehabilitation massage includes techniques designed to support the animal's natural healing abilities during times of recovery from injury or illness.  Rehabilitation massage is not designed to be a substitute for proper veterinary care, but can help pets regain their former vitality.  ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Level 200: Small Animal Distance Learning SAMP_DL_200
The Level 200 SAMP Distance Learning course looks at the unique challenges faced by the athletic dog and dogs in service roles.  Learn special techniques designed to address stress patterns and improve performance.  This course focuses on techniques such as myofascial release, trigger point treatment and stress point therapy.  Learn about several disciplines including agility, search and rescue and racing sports.  Bring your practice to the next level as a performance massage specialist. ..
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Level 200: Large Animal Distance Learning LAMP_DL_200
The Level 200: Large Animal Distance Learning course explores the world of massage relative to performance animals.  Delve into the various disciplines and learn how myofascial release techniques, trigger point treatment and stress point therapies can be used to improve performance and combat athletic challenges. ..
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Small Animal Foundation MassageDistance Learning certification course SAMP_DL_100
In order to meet the busy schedules of many of our students, we are happy to provide a distance learning course as part of our Small Animal Massage Practitioner (SAMP) certification. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Large Animal Foundation Massage: Distance Learning certification course LAMP_DL_100
In order to meet the busy schedules of many of our students, we are happy to provide a distance learning course as part of our Large Animal Massage Practitioner (LAMP) certification.  ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Online
Student Limit: Unlimited
Animal Aromatics Foundation DL Animal Aromatics Certification Distance Learning
Our Animal Aromatic Science Certification Course is a 150 hour blended-learning course combining online education with practical hands-on training. This distance learning portion includes 100 hours of the theory and science surrounding the use of aromas, herbs, clays, carrier oils and more. Upon completion of the distance-learning portions, students will attend a 3-day practical to learn blending and application. ..
Instructor: Mrs. Joni Sorita
Location: Online
Student Limit: 20
Level 200: Large Animal Massage Practical JUN2019 Large Animal Performance Massage Practical
PREREQUISITE:  Completion of LAMP 200 Distance Learning course.  Space is limited...
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 06/03/19 - 06/07/19
Level 200: Small Animal Massage Practical JUN2019 Small Animal Performance Massage Practical
PREREQUISITE:  Completion of SAMP 200 Distance Learning course.  Space is limited. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 06/03/19 - 06/07/19
Level 300: Small Animal Massage Practical JUN2019 Small Animal Rehabilitation Massage Practical
PREREQUISITE:  Completion of SAMP 300 Distance learning course.  Space is limited. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 06/24/19 - 06/28/19
Level 300: Large Animal Massage Practical JUN2019 Large Animal Rehabilitation Massage
Prerequisite:  Completion of LEVEL 300 LAMP distance learning course.  ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 06/24/19 - 06/28/19
Myofascial Therapy for Animals JUL2019 Myofascial Release for Animals
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Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 07/06/19 - 07/07/19
Level 100: Large Animal Massage Practical JUL2019 Large Animal Foundation Massage Practical
YOUR PRACTICAL SESSION ..
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 07/22/19 - 07/26/19
EQ MAP for Hind End Joints AUG2019 EQ MAP
In this Massage and Acupressure Protocol course, we will look at ways to address common joint issues in horses, particularly affecting the hind limb. Learn how to combine various massage techniques. acupressure techniques and Tuina to provide relief and improve function.These protocols were developed by NWSAM Founder Lola Michelin and Acupressure Instructor Kim Bauer...
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 16
Date(s) of Class: 08/03/19 - 08/03/19
K9 MAP for Geriatric Pets AUG2019 K9 MAP
In this Massage and Acupressure Protocol course, we will look at ways to address common issues facing our pets as the age, such as arthritis, dementia and decreased mobility or sensory abilities. Learn how to combine various massage techniques. acupressure techniques and Tuina to provide relief and improve function.These protocols were developed by NWSAM Founder Lola Michelin and Acupressure Instructor Kim Bauer...
Instructor: Ms. Kim Bauer
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 16
Date(s) of Class: 08/04/19 - 08/04/19
Trigger Point Therapy for Animals AUG2019 Trigger Point Therapy for Animals
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Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 16
Date(s) of Class: 08/10/19 - 08/11/19
FUNdamentals of Animal Massage- Lola Michelin AUG2019 FUNdamentals of Animal Massage
Learn the basics of animal massage in this exciting workshop.  This course is ideal for the animal lover and horse rider alike who wish to learn skills to support their animal's health and longevity.If you are considering animal massage as a career and would like an introduction to the subject, this class is also for you.Learn the benefits of massage therapy, basic massage techniques and safe stretching for your animals.Time: 10:00am - 4:00pmCost: $95.00 (includes registration, tuition and all materials)Minimum 6 students to hold class...
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 08/18/19 - 08/18/19
Animal Aromatics Foundation Practical AUG2019 Aromatic Science for Animals
This course is the hands-on training portion for the Animal Aromatics Certification program. In this three day course, students will learn the blending and application of oils, clays, herbs and more. In addition, methods of selection will be explored with an emphasis on practical sessions with the animals...
Instructor: Mrs. Joni Sorita
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 08/23/19 - 08/25/19
Level 100: Small Animal Massage Practical AUG2019 Small Animal Foundation Massage Practical
YOUR PRACTICAL SESSION ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 08/26/19 - 08/30/19
EQ Manual Ligament Therapy Foundation SEP2019 EQ MLT Foundation Course
In this three-day course, you will learn the theory and application of Manual Ligament Therapy. This osteopathic massage technique will allow you to quickly and effectively address muscle tension, restore balance and joint stability...
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 09/06/19 - 09/08/19
K9 Manual Ligament Therapy Foundation SEP2019 K9 MLT Foundation Course
During this 3-day course, you will learn the Foundation and Science of Manual Ligament Therapy and complete several modules of MLT Training.  Each module focuses on a specific region of the body to dramatically reduce hypertonicity in the muscles, restore balance and stability of the joints and improve patterns of movement. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 16
Date(s) of Class: 09/06/19 - 09/08/19
Level 300: Small Animal Massage Practical SEP2019 Small Animal Rehabilitation Massage Practical
PREREQUISITE:  Completion of SAMP 300 Distance learning course.  Space is limited. ..
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Oregon Humane Society - Portland, OR
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 09/16/19 - 09/20/19
Large Animal Foundation Massage Practical OCT2019 LAMP Foundation Massage Practical
PREREQUISITE:  Completion of  LAMP Foundation Distance Learning Course. Space is limited...
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 10/14/19 - 10/18/19
Equi-Taping Practitioners Training & Practicum OCT2019 EquiTape Training
NWSAM is excited to host this intensive two-day workshop exploring the benefits of equi-tape.  The course will be taught by Equi-Tape certified instructor Lola Michelin Course cost: $699 Early registration discounts. To enroll, visit https://equi-tape.com/equi-taping-course-vashon/...
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 16
Date(s) of Class: 10/19/19 - 10/20/19
Level 200: Large Animal Massage Practical OCT2019 LAMP Performance Massage Practical
PREREQUISITE:  Completion of LAMP 200 Distance Learning course.  Space is limited...
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 10/21/19 - 10/25/19
FUNdamentals of Animal Massage- Lola Michelin OCT2019 FUNdamentals of Animal Massage
Learn the basics of animal massage in this exciting workshop.  This course is ideal for the animal lover and horse rider alike who wish to learn skills to support their animal's health and longevity.If you are considering animal massage as a career and would like an introduction to the subject, this class is also for you.Learn the benefits of massage therapy, basic massage techniques and safe stretching for your animals.Time: 10:00am - 4:00pmCost: $95.00 (includes registration, tuition and all materials)Minimum 6 students to hold class...
Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Vashon Island, WA
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 10/27/19 - 10/27/19
Level 100: Small Animal Massage Practical NOV2019 Small Animal Foundation Massage Practical
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Instructor: Ms. Lola Michelin
Location: Oregon Humane Society - Portland, OR
Student Limit: 12
Date(s) of Class: 11/11/19 - 11/15/19
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