Presented by Mark Carangelo
Date: Saturday, June 15, 2019
Course Description: Cupping therapy is a Traditional Chinese Medicine technique that has been used for thousands of years as a highly effective treatment for a variety of conditions, including skin conditions and musculoskeletal complaints.
The course will begin with a thorough history of cupping and move into how to utilize the cups and how to sanitize and clean the cups. We will also discuss contraindications and indications regarding cupping. There are many known benefits of cupping, by lifting tissue instead of pressing tissue. The lifting of tissue has a profound effect on the deeper structures.
Participants will be able to show proficiency in utilizing cupping on various parts of the body.
This course will instruct by demonstration/practice with participants utilizing techniques: cupping on the neck, shoulders, arms, wrist and hands, along with abdomen, back, gluteals, legs, calves and feet.
American Institute of Alternative Medicine
223 Rt 18, Suite 205
East Brunswick, NJ 08816