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Continuing education course

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Biomechanical approach

Shiatsu for the back

This continuing education allows the student to learn new techniques specifically for back work. It essentially aims to teach the student new maneuvers to add to his professional practice. As many people suffer from back pain, the new maneuvers will become a considerable contribution to its practice. In addition, various exercises to apply on oneself are offered to provide relief from back pain. These exercises can be suggested to clients. This training allows participants to meet colleagues and to consolidate their status as a shiatsu therapist.


  • Montreal
  • French
  • $ 420
  • Equivalency of 30 hours


Level 1 shiatsu graduate (regardless of school)

Course objectives

  • To learn the technique of shared responsibility (Ohashi).
  • To stretch the Stomach meridian (receiver on the stomach).
  • To learn / review lumbar mobilization.
  • To work the lower back through the lower limbs.
  • To learn the six-line technique.
  • To perform work on the sacrum.
  • To become familiar identifying the spine movement restrictions using the confidence maneuver (plexus).
  • To review the stretching of the Stomach meridian (receiver on the side).
  • To do the walk on the gluteal fold (if time permits).
  • To execute the bicycle maneuver (if time permits).
  • To discover different exercises to do on oneself to relieve the back: Qi Gong, stretching, clock technique, etc. Then, be able to suggest those to clients.
  • To deepen the use of the barometer body.
  • To consolidate contact with oneself.

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