This is an introductory class to Cupping that will give you the opportunity to add to your existing massage skills. You will be able to provide your clients with a new technique which will greatly enhance their treatments. Cupping is a Traditional Chinese Medical therapy in which a cup is applied to certain accupuntcture points, as well to parts of the body, to promote health and wellbeing. It is one of the many effective treatment modalities in ancient healing art. It is a unique treatment the is classified as a superficial technique, but can be felt at a very deep level. The suction and negative pressure provided by cupping can loosen muscles, fascia, increase blood flow, and stimulate the nerves system. Cupping is used to relieve back and neck pains, shoulder pain, stiff muscles, anxiety, fatigue, migraines, and much more. This course will will cover: Anatomy Fascial Chains Traditional Chinese Medicine Theory (brief) Indication/contraindications Class code: TCMCUP1119 Class hours: 6 CEU hours Instructor: Dr. David Yoo Required Supplies: Please bring sheets and massage cream. You will need to bring cups with you to class. If you don't have a set, we will order a set for you which you can pickup at the class. Plastic Cupping Set (Recommended): $36