Spirit Wellness Institute is happy to offer affordable, premium workshops that are open to professionals and the general public at this time. All workshops will temporarily take place via Zoom and have been drastically reduced in price. It is our sincere desire to support our industry and help our fellow LMT’s get back on their feet after this life changing ordeal. We are also committed to helping support the mental, physical and spiritual health of our community. Review our upcoming programs to see how you can tend to your wellness physically, financially, or spiritually! We appreciate your desire to learn and grow, to become self-empowered and to support our community’s expansion at this time of great change in our world. Thank you for joining us in the endless pursuit of education.
Intro to Shamanic Journey (open to the public)
Sunday March 29th 11:00am-1:00pm * $11.00 * w Catheryn Schoenfarber via Zoom
Learn how to connect with your inner wisdom by learning how to journey. In this workshop we will be discussing the basic structure of a Shamanic Journey. We will meet a benevolent helping spirit and discover their gifts, as well as find/create a power place in non ordinary reality.
Business Mastery (our gift to LMT’s to help your practice rebound stronger than ever)
Saturday April 4th 10:00am-4:00pm * FREE * w Nick Repoli via Zoom
This workshop contains valuable information for any new OR experienced massage therapist interested in growing a successful and profitable business. Learn a common sense approach to make growing your massage therapy practice easy.
Join LMT, Nick Repoli to learn how to brand and market yourself; how to build your network; how to find and engage your target market; the benefits of (and difference between) promotions, deals, and incentives, and much more. Students will learn how to get better quality referrals and repeat business using The Fine Art Of The Soft Sell™.
This workshop will more than pay for itself in future revenue from your growing massage therapy practice.
A published author in Massage Magazine, Nick is eager to share success strategies from his book How to Grow your Massage Practice with Repeat Business and Referrals .
Nick was awarded 5 stars at this year’s AMTA annual conference where Nick presented Business Mastery, his students said “I absolutely loved Nick’s personality, presentation and knowledge! Entertaining , engaging and invaluable.” -NK
Thai Bodywork (open to the public)
Monday-Thursday April 20th-April 23rd 1:00am-3:00pm * $53.00 * w Olga via Zoom
Thai Bodywork is an ancient energy-based healing system that combines acupressure, yoga and ancient wisdom to unlock the body’s healing potential.
Join Olga Kaminsky for this two day workshop where you will learn to give a 60m Thai Bodywork session, engage in basic yoga posture, learn how to leverage your weight to provide optimal pressure and muscular release for your client, and generate and exceptional quality of therapeutic touch.
LMT’s and Yogi’s are the ideal candidates for this workshop, but all are welcome! Please have ready a flat space on the floor, a laptop, a pillow, a blanket, a water bottle and a high protein snack.
Intro to Prenatal Massage (LMT’s only)
Saturday April 18th 11:00am-4:00pm * 44.00 * w Kara via Zoom
Join Kara McAllister, LMT and mother of three to learn proper positioning, draping, and contraindications when working with pregnant clients. Learn about the physical and hormonal changes a woman’s body goes through during pregnancy. Discuss common complaints among expectant mothers and learn techniques to help alleviate them. Learn how to build a 60 and 90 minute prenatal massage session. Also, we’ll go over some prenatal techniques that can be used over clothing in various seated and lying positions for situations such as marketing events and in yoga classes.
What to bring: Please have ready, a set massage table, a person to work on (if possible), two pillows, massage oil, a water bottle and a high protein snack.
Healing Touch for the Community (open to the public)
Sunday April 19th 11:00am-2:00pm * 35.00 * w Catheryn via Zoom
Develop an extraordinary quality of touch with members of your community. We will assess the aspects of touch that contribute to a powerful healing experience and together we will cultivate skills that we can use to care for our loved ones.
This workshop is designed for adults who wish to collectively improve our local touch culture. All attendees will remain fully clothed for this workshop. This is not a massage therapy training. However, hand positioning over the clothes will be taught and all participants will give and receive touch.
Collective Shamanic Journey (open to the public)
Saturday May 2nd 11:00am-1:00pm * 35.00 * w Catheryn via Zoom
Join Catheryn Schoenfarber in the collective energy of upliftment and immerse yourself in the wellbeing that is your birthright.
We will begin by discussing basic concepts of Core Shamanism and will take the time to tend to raising our collective vibration by rattling and drumming in the shamanic tradition of “powering up.” After embodying our spiritual power we will relax and enjoy a guided healing journey.
Bring your rattles and drums if you have them, some will be available to borrow and they are not mandatory for participation.