The Texas School of Massage offers many choices of continuing education for licensed massage therapists. All classes meet the minimum requirements as set forth by the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation and are eligible for license renewal.

The Continuing Education schedule is updated regularly. Please check back often for updates. All classes are held at TXSOM Clear Lake campus.

If there is a particular CE Class you are looking for, please email our Assistant Director, Tammy Krogman (tammy@kineticare.com), and we will notify you when it becomes available.

For more information, to register or reserve your position in a class posted below, please call TXSOM at 281-488-3903 or stop by the front office during normal business hours.

Warm Stone Massage

DateSun, September 26 2021
Time9:30 am - 1:30 pm
InstructorTammy Krogman, LMT, MTI, Certified in Warm Stone Massage (MT109620, MI2464, TXCEP1684)
Credits4 CE's
Cost$165
Deposit$50 Non-refundable deposit required

Course Description

In this 4 hour Warm Stone class, you will learn how to do a full body massage using warm stones. In addition, you will also be shown how to choose & care for the stones, and the therapeutic indications for, and contraindications of, this type of massage as well.

The warmth from the stones helps to reduce muscle tension at a quicker rate than in standard massage, is very soothing and relaxing and is very therapeutic as well.  *Most spas do require or prefer you to have certification in warm stone before hiring.

Reserve your spot as space is limited.  If necessary, we will hold a second class immediately following this class.

4 CE’s for LMT’s.    This is a Certification Course.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED.

 

              To Register:  Text  the instructor @  281.658.1571   or email:   tammy@kineticare.com

 

                          Supplies Needed:  set of sheets, 1 extra pillow case, 3 hand towels, beach towel, washcloth,  2 piece swimsuit.

Reflexology I: Foot Reflexology

DateSun, October 10 2021
Time9:30 am - 12:30 pm
InstructorTammy Krogman, LMT, MTI, Certified in Reflexology (MT109620, MI2464, TXCEP1684)
Credits3 CE Credits
Cost$100.00
Deposit$25 Non-refundable deposit required

Course Description

In this thee hour hands-on course, you will learn the basic techniques for Foot Reflexology, which focuses on application of pressure to areas on the feet that theoretically correspond to organs and systems of the body which in turn is believed to affect the organs and benefits the client’s health. It is also widely accepted that Reflexology is generally relaxing and may be an effective way to alleviate stress and promote wellness throughout the entire body.

This modality is especially beneficial to those clients who may be unable to receive and/or tolerate a full body or chair massage. Several studies have indicated that reflexology may reduce pain and psychological symptoms, such as anxiety and depression, and enhance relaxation and sleep. Studies also show that reflexology may have benefits in people in palliative care.

This class is open to all individuals and to the general public.

 

To register, text the instructor at 281-658-1571 or email tammy@kineticare.com

 

What You Should Bring

One fitted twin sheet, bath towel and one hand towel.

 

 

Massage for the Elderly, Ill and Frail

DateSun, October 24 2021
Time9:30 am - 1:30 pm
InstructorTammy Krogman, LMT, MTI, Certified in Comfort Touch Massage MT109620, MI2464, TXCEP1684)
Credits4 Class Hours / 4 CE Credits for LMT’s
Cost$125.00
Deposit$50.00 Non-refundable deposit required

Course Description

In this four hour CE class, you will learn more about the physical and emotional changes that often affect elderly clients and/or ill clients, as well as positioning and massage techniques geared specifically for the aging or ill client.  This class in particularly focuses on clients that are unable to receive a “normal, full body massage” and will teach you how to work on those individuals where they are and how they are, and will employ many of the techniques often used in massaging the medically frail or terminally ill clientele.

This class focuses on both the seated and reclined techniques which are especially beneficial to those individuals confined to a wheelchair or hospital bed.  This is a great class for those wanting to get a better understanding of how to work on, and be more comfortable with, the aging and/or ill clientele.

 

 Pre-registration is required.

Register via text: 281-658-1571 or email tammy@kineticare.com

                                         What You Should Bring

One small pillow (travel size) or a bath towel, one hand towel, fitted sheet and pillow case.