Massage practitioners can advance their skills and earn continuing education credits through a new series of massage classes at Whatcom Community College’s Continuing Education program this summer.
The courses are also applicable for physical therapist assistants and other health professionals, according to a press release from the college.
Instructor Cheryl McNulty, a licensed massage practitioner with 34 years of experience, will teach three separate courses between Sept. 12 and Sept. 17.
– “The True Origin of Pain,” 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept 12. Participants will learn investigative techniques for determining the origin of localized pain and strategies to prevent future occurrences. Cost is $89.
– “Vibrational Healing I: An Introduction,” 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 15. Participants will explore the concept of healing through various forms of vibration or resonance. Cost is $55.
– “Vibrational Healing II: Incorporating Vibrational Healing into your Practice,” 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 17. The level-two class is open to healthcare professionals only and requires completion of Vibrational Healing I. Cost is $55
The vibration healing classes can be taken together for $95.
Classes are hands-on and held in the massage lab in WCC’s Health Professions Education Center. To enroll or learn more, call 360.383.3200 or register online at whatcomcommunityed.com.