Therapeutic Massage CEUs

Kishwaukee College is offering six, 2-hour classes that are taught by experts in the field of massage therapy for CEUs.

Dates Classes Location Days Times Cost Course Code
3/5/18 Ergonomic Science of the Human Body Kishwaukee College-B1244 M 6:00pm-8:00pm $20 CTH 707 5001
3/12/18 Self-Care Yoga Kishwaukee College-B1244 M 6:00pm-8:00pm $20 CTH 707 5002
3/19/18 Ethics for Massage Therapists Kishwaukee College-B1244 M 6:00pm-8:00pm $20 CTH 707 5003
3/26/18 Understanding Chronic Pain Pathologies Kishwaukee College-B1244 M 6:00pm-8:00pm $20 CTH 707 5004
4/2/18 Using Knowledge of the Nervous System Kishwaukee College-B1244 M 6:00pm-8:00pm $20 CTH 707 5005
4/9/18 Clinical Framework:Pressure,Site,Position Kishwaukee College-B1244 M 6:00pm-8:00pm $20 CTH 707 5006

For more information, contact Melissa Gallagher, Coordinator of Short Term Training at 815-825-9466 or at mgallagher1@kish.edu.

Kishwaukee College also offers ONLINE, Continuing Education classes for Massage Therapists (approved for CEUs by NCBTMB) Topics include: Certificates in Pain Assessment/Management, Complementary/Integrative Health, Meditation, Energy Medicine, Holistic/Integrative Health, Stress Management, Healthy Environments for Body, Mind & Spirit, Legal/Ethical Issues in Healthcare (www.ed2go.com/kishc)

MBLEx Prep Class

Dates Classes Location Days Time Cost Codes
01/06/18 MBLEx Prep Kishwaukee College-B1244 Saturday 9am-12pm $130 CTR 701 5001
03/24/18 MBLEx Prep Kishwaukee College-B1243 Saturday 9am-12pm $130 CTR 701 5002

This is a review course and preparation for Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx) for the Federation of State Massage Therapy Boards. 

MBLEx Prep Class Overview

  • Learn the format and main areas of focus of the MBLEx
  • Use in-class self-assessment to determine areas you need to target
  • Get tips and techniques for reading and analyzing questions
  • Participate in discussions about specific content covered by the test
  • Gain access to study questions, learning games, memory tools and other resources

Instructor: Julie Gavin-Freeman, LMT, BCTMB, I-AYT is a highly trained instructor and practitioner with strong clinical abilities and a successful career in massage therapy, educational institutions, and medical facilities.  As a Professional Anatomist, Julie has taught in a variety of educational settings for over 15 years covering all topics including but not limited to anatomy, physiology, pathology, ethics, business practices, documentation, medical terminology, and massage application.  She has co- authored published research articles, papers and presentations and written curriculums/course work. Julie's educational mission is to focus on scientific material utilizing a combination of information sharing, antidotal teaching and dialectical methods to facilitate critical thinking and efficacy.

For more information, contact Melissa Gallagher, Coordinator of Short Term Training at 815-825-9466 or at mgallagher1@kish.edu.