2016 Presenters

Jan 13 Educating Hands of Miami – Dr. William C. Doreste – Cranial Release Technique:

600_445711303William C. Doreste, DC, is chief executive officer of Cranial Release Technique, Inc., a national training institute that he founded in 2005. The Institute is dedicated to supporting the advancement of cranial release techniques to patients and providers around the United States. Prior to this, Dr. Doreste was a partner and CEO of the Bio Cranial Institute where he trained chiropractors and other healthcare providers throughout the United States in craniosacral therapies. Dr. Doreste is a 1985 graduate of New York Chiropractic College and has also served as principal of Kissena Chiropractic Associates in Queens, New York, since 1989. He is a member of the International Chiropractic Pediatrics Association and the New York Chiropractic Council. In addition to his extensive experience training practitioners in cranial-related therapies, he has conducted educational programs on workforce health and safety for a wide range of corporations and labor organizations. Among them are Federal Express, United Parcel Service, American Airlines, Marriott Hotels, Coca-Cola, Budweiser, New York City Emergency Medical Services, the District Council of Carpenters, and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.


Feb 10, 2016 Educating Hands of Miami – Edgardo Acosta – Ethics:

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This mandatory class is a refined and “wake up” Ethics class. As Licensed Massage Therapist, we need to keep in mind where we are, what are we doing and where to go with a good Ethics understanding, application and refreshment on this topic. Unfortunately, it’s a two hour course that could take days, weeks and months, etc., to research analyze and discuss. This class participation symposium will re direct our brain for old, current and upcoming events affecting us all. Following are some of the topics that could be discussed depending on available time. Be prompt as you do not want to miss a discussion for which you may be exploring an answer to and can surface during this meeting.
What are Ethics? What is Ethical Behavior? Who is the best Ethical Individual? Ethics in 2016? Where to learn ethics from? What should I do about ethics?

Ethics Perfect!

 


 

Mar 9, 2016 Educating Hands of Miami – Pablo J Perez – How to Overcome Your Fears and Become a Successful Massage Therapist Entrepreneur:

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There are great entrepreneurial opportunities for licensed Massage Therapy professionals; however, there are many obstacles to be overcome to achieve having a successful business. Most of these obstacles are linked to personal fears and lack of appropriate strategy planning.

You are invited to our March FSMTA Dade Chapter Meeting this Wednesday on March 9th! Our Chapter President Renee Scioville will be hosting us through the announcements and introducing our presenter Pablo J Perez, who will be giving a 2 CE class about “How to Overcome Your Fears and Become a Successful Massage Therapist  Entrepreneur”.

 


 

 

April 13, 2016 Educating Hands of Miami – David R. Gonzalez – Understanding Muscle contraction – Tips to develop proper muscle balance

davidThe goal of this lecture is to review and discuss the basic concepts of muscle contraction and how muscle imbalances can develop as a result of improper posture or just from activities of daily living. The concepts of isometric and isotonic muscle contractions will be reviewed in conjunction to the different function of muscles as pertaining to prime movers, synergist, fixators and antagonist actions. Tips to develop proper muscle balance and strength will also be included in order to help the massage therapist understand how to develop proper patterns of movement in order to maintain proper alignment as they work with themselves and their respective clientele.

 


 

May 11, 2016 Miami Dade College Medical Campus – Teba Orueta – Thai-style Herbal Hot Compress Massage


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In this brief introduction to Thai Herbal Compress Massage, we will learn about the healing properties of different herbs (e.g. Lemongrass, Kaffir Lime, Galangal, Curcuma, and Phlai to name a few), how to create and purchase herbal compress’ available on the market, how to store them and use them correctly, and how to apply them on each other with a fun and interactive hands-on session during the FSMTA meeting.
Thai herbal compress’ are  ideally composed of almost a dozen natural herbs grown sustainably and known for their  multiple medicinal anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and astringent properties. Combined with the heat and massage, herbal compress’ help stimulate and relax the body, improve blood and lymph circulation, reduce swelling, relieve pain, stress and tension, and help to heal various conditions. Assisting the body to detoxify and heal itself, recipients describe a Thai herbal compress massage as deeply comforting and warm.

June Your Location – Presenter Name – Topic:

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July 8 – Your Location – Presenter Name – Topic:

 

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August 8 Your Location – Presenter Name – Topic:

 

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Sept 9 – Your Location – Presenter Name – Topic:

 

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Oct 14 – Your Location – Presenter Name – Topic:

 

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Nov 11 – Your Location – Presenter Name – Topic:

 

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December – Holiday Gathering – Happy Holidays

 

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