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We look forward to helping you pursue your interest in animal therapies with the Northwest School of Animal Massage.

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  • Manual Ligament Therapy

    • Equine Manual Ligament Therapy Online

      Transform your practice by completing our Practitioner Certification in Manual Ligament Therapy for Equines.  During the online portion of this blended learning course, you will learn the Foundation and Science of Manual Ligament Therapy.  This will set  the stage for you to learn specific releases for various regions of the body.  MLT dramatically reduces hypertonicity in the muscles and restores balance and stability of the joints while improving patterns of movement.  Manual Ligament Therapy (MLT) is based on osteopathic techniques developed by Arik Gohl and adapted for animals by Lola Michelin.

      Combine this online course with the 2-day hands on training for certification.

      Online: self-paced instruction in anatomy of the joints and ligaments as well as the theory and history of MLT.

      Day One On-Site: On-site instruction and practice.

      Day Two On-Site:  More on-site instruction followed by a proficiency practical.

      The hands-on portion of the training is limited to 8 students for optimal learning.

      Total Cost: $750US ($250 for the online portion and $500 for the hands-on portion)

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      Instructor: Lola Michelin, LMP LAMP SAMP
      Location: Online

    • Canine Manual Ligament Therapy Online

      Transform your practice by completing our Practitioner Certification in Manual Ligament Therapy for Canines.  During the online portion of this blended learning course, you will learn the Foundation and Science of Manual Ligament Therapy.  This will set  the stage for you to learn specific releases for various regions of the body.  MLT dramatically reduces hypertonicity in the muscles and restores balance and stability of the joints while improving patterns of movement.  Manual Ligament Therapy (MLT) is based on osteopathic techniques developed by Arik Gohl and adapted for animals by Lola Michelin.

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      Instructor: Lola Michelin, LMP LAMP SAMP
      Location: Online

    • Canine Manual Ligament Therapy MAY23

      This two-day course completes the hands-on training portion for the MLT Certification Program.  The Canine Manual Ligament Therapy Online portion is the prerequisite for this course.  Enjoy two days of learning and practicing specific MLT muscle releases with professional supervision.

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      Instructor: Lola Michelin, LMP LAMP SAMP
      Location: Paxhia Farm Vashon Island, WA
      Student Limit: 8
      Date(s) of Class: 05/27/2023 — 05/28/2023