Part 1: Metabolic Syndrome: Visceral Detoxification
88% of Americans (of clients) are metabolically unhealthy. In the first unit, we cover the macronutrient protein and DNA, and the role of enzymes in the metabolic process. Skills are taught regarding the process of detoxification and regeneration of essential organs involved in Metabolic Syndrome. An SMHS protocol is presented for the liver, pancreas, mesentery, interstitium, portal vein and gastrointestinal system.
- Learn a new SMHS protocol for the gut
- Understand the early symptoms of Metabolic Syndrome
- Learn kitchen and cooking basic needs
- Learn the source of inflammation in the body
Part 2: Metabolic Syndrome: Pelvic Floor Health
Metabolic Syndrome affects the function of the pelvic floor especially urination, elimination, reproduction, birth and sexual pleasure. We cover the influence of nutrition and constipation on pelvic health, nociception (pain) and micronutrients. An SMHS protocol is taught for the common and internal iliac arteries, the pudendal and femoal arteries. Students learn advanced abdominal massage. Themes from January course are continued including detoxification via enemas and implants, genetics, inflammation and oxidative stress.
- Understand the role of genes in metabolic health
- Integrate pelvic function with the gut, heart and brain
- Learn the effect of gut pain on the brain and vagus nerve
- Learn how to make nutritional choices using scientific principles
Dates: January 17-19 and March 20-22, 2020
Cost: $595 for both courses
Courses may not be taken separately. Full course fee is due upon registration. No early bird registrations are available.
Cancellation Policy: $500 if cancelled before December 15, 2019. A $95 processing fee is not refunded.
NCBTMB-Approved Total 38 CE for Massage Therapists
Location: The Conference Center at Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation, 3182 N. Swan Road, Tucson, AZ 85712
Call to Register: Lisa Fay 561-775-9912, M-Th 9am-4pm EDT
Call to Register: Sheila Shea 520-325-9686 in Tucson, AZ
ABOUT THE TEACHERS: The information that Sheila and Michael are presenting in these courses is a totally new understanding of the human body focused on the gut. The gut is the co-regulator of our health and well-being. All members of the manual therapeutic arts are welcome. Sheila and Michael are sister and brother. They are licensed massage therapists since 1975. Together they have 86 years of clinical and teaching experience. Sheila is an expert in colon hydrotherapy, the structure and function of the intestines, and is a Certified Gut and Psychology Syndrome Practitioner (GAPS). Michael is an expert in craniosacral therapy, fascial and visceral manipulation. He is the author of six books in these fields published by North Atlantic Books. Sheila and Michael also share over an 86 year practice in yoga and meditation. Sheila is an accomplished tennis player and Michael is an accomplished mango grower. We look forward to seeing you in these classes. For more information about us visit our websites: