Infuse Your Thai Bodywork Practice with an Herbal Compress Treat
Come join Jenn Posterick, certified Thai Yoga Bodyworker, massage therapist, yoga and massage teacher about the the growing art of Thai Herbal Compresses! Thai herbs and roots are wrapped into compresses called luk pra kob, which are steamed and applied to the body in order to relieve stress, ease tension, and bring about a calm state of mind. Medicinal properties of the herbs are discussed, and all herbs and rhizomes are prepared, mixed and wrapped on the premises.
Thai Herbal Compress Therapy Training
with Jenn Posterick, RTT
Dates: Sat-Sun, July 23-24, 2022
Time: 9:30am-5pm (1.5 hr lunch daily)
Cost: $245 ($275 after May 21, 2022)
+ materials fee (total ~$70 once confirmed) paid directly to Jenn (Venmo or PayPal) covers ingredients and materials for making compresses, and also a steamer to take home with you.
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Details & Description
Herbal medicine plays a key part in many different healing traditions, including Traditional Thai Medicine. In this two-day, 14-hour workshop, you will learn the benefits of using herbal compresses on the body, how to make compresses, and methods to use them topically.
We will discuss properties of a variety of plants, and use ingredients common in traditional Thai compresses and also learn how to use indigenous plants in our herbal therapies. This hands-on class will allow participants to make and use steamed herbal compresses, and learn ways to integrate them into bodywork treatments.
What to bring:
- yoga mat
- cutting board
- knife and/or kitchen shears
- large towel
- apron (optional)
Herbal Compress Basics & Beyond
FOR: Massage Therapists, Thai Yoga Bodywork Therapists, or anyone seeking to learn a deeply healing and restoring therapeutic therapy rooted in the Thai healing tradition, register now!
No refunds. This training requires 2 weeks notice of cancellation by phone or email. You will receive a studio credit, less $100 cancellation fee per registration. If cancel within 2 weeks, your payment is forfeited, and no studio credit will be given. No shows will receive no credit.