Gateway Offers Continuing Education for Massage Therapists

Gateway Community and Technical College will offer three four-hour continuing education classes for massage therapists Thursday, Nov. 11, and Saturday, Nov. 13 and 20. The sessions, taught by licensed massage therapist Alan Hundley, provide a maximum of 12 continuing education units to persons attending all three.

The sessions address integrative bodywork and expanding the scope of massage therapy through joint movement and soft tissue mobilization. Session 1, from 5: 30 to 9:30 p.m. on Nov. 11, focuses on feet, legs and hip movement; session 2, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 13, concentrates on hands, arm, shoulders and back; and session 3, offered from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Nov. 20, stresses the neck, head and face.

Registration fee is $75 for individual sessions or $200 for all three. Session 1 or 2 is a prerequisite for Session 3. All classes will be offered at Gateways massage therapy lab in Room E210 at the Edgewood Campus, 790 Thomas More Parkway.

To register, contact Regina Schadler, 859-442-1170, regina.schadler@kctcs.edu. The registration deadline for all three sessions is Monday, Nov. 8.