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.

Massage for the Ill & Frail

DateMon, March 11 2024
Time1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InstructorTammy Krogman, LMT, MTI, Certified in Comfort Touch Massage MT109620, MI2464, TXCEP1684)
Credits3 Class Hours / 3 CE Credits for LMT’s
Cost$150.00
Deposit$50.00 Non-refundable deposit required

Course Description

In this three- hour CE class, you will learn more about the physical and emotional changes that often affect ill, frail and/or elderly 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.

Reflexology I: Foot Reflexology

DateMon, March 25 2024
Time1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
InstructorTammy Krogman, LMT, MTI, Certified in Reflexology (MT109620, MI2464, TXCEP1684)
Credits3 CE Credits
Cost$130.00
Deposit$30 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 for instructions on paying the deposit and to reserve your spot in the class.

What You Should Bring:  One fitted twin sheet, bath towel and one hand towel.