24 CE Hour Advanced Lava Lomi Lomi with Aromatherapy $350

CE Institute LLC

$350.00 
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The next 24 CE Hour Advanced Hawaiian Bodywork Classes are scheduled for:

  • 3 Days: Saturday, February 9, 2019, 10 am - 4:30 pm, Sunday, February 10, 2019, 9 am - 9:30 pm & Monday, February 11, 1 pm - 7:30 pm
  • 4 Days: Saturday, April 13, 2019, Sunday, April 14, 2019, 9 am - 3:0 pm & Monday & Tuesday, April 15 & 16, 2019, 1 pm - 7:30 pm
  • 3 Days (spread across 4 days): Sunday, July 21, 2019, 9 am - 9:30 pm & Monday July 22 & Wednesday, July 24, 1 pm - 7:30 pm

This Lomi Lomi Bodywork Class is strongly influenced by ancient Hawaiian temple massage practices.  The bodywork is performed with mostly forearms and long captivating strokes.  There are 3 sections to this class.  12 hours will be spent on Hawaiian Lomi Lomi massage, where you will be provided a brief lecture in:

  • Hawaii’s history, peace and hostility
  • Ahupua’a
  • Ho’oponono
  • Pule or prayer
  • Chanting
  • Your Sovereignty
  • Hawaiian heiau
  • Hawaiian language
  • Aloha
  • Hawaiian culture and sharing
  • Lineage
  • Anatomy versus nature
  • Spirits
  • The sacredness of bone
  • Geographical isolation
  • Religious influence
  • Lack of standardization

The lomi strokes taught in this class include:

  • Prone: Short & Long Back Strokes
  • Prone: Hand & Forearm Strokes Heel to Head (and back)
  • Prone: Sole of Foot Forearm Stroking
  • Prone: Heel to Wrist Stroking (and back)
  • Supine:Face Work with Forearms
  • Supine: Wrist to Waste Stroking
  • Supine: Simultaneous Chest & Back Strokes
  • Supine: Abdominal Work (optional)
  • Supine: Simultaneous Anterior & Posterior Leg Strokes
  • Supine: Foot Work with Forearms

In the 6 hour lava lomi section, we will combine the lomi strokes with volcanic stones to perform full body lava lomi, plus a brief lecture in:

  • The history of using lave and stone for health purposes
  • Bodywork contraindications
  • Therapeutic effects of heated stone work
  • Lava stone classifications & categories
  • Supplies required for lava lomi application

We will use bolsters, the face cradle and top/bottom sheets (draping is with full sheets instead of a towel).  Students should be comfortable fully undressing for practice.  Genitalia and breast tissue are covered with draping at all times; however, in prone position, 1/2 the body is exposed from head to heel for long body stroking (no gluteal cleveage or genitalia are exposed).

6 hours of the class will also be aromatherapy studies and long body lomi stroke mirror massage application.  The aromatherapy studies include:  

  • Essential Oil Contraindications,
  • Skin Sensitizations & Irritations,
  • Phototoxic Oils,
  • Essential Oil Physiology,
  • Physiological Effects,
  • Therapeutic Effects,
  • Classifications & Categories, Notes: Top, Middle & Base,
  • Types of Use
  • Review/Smell 25+ Essential Oils and Synergy Oil Blending Practices.

Multiple Instructor Demonstrations plus Student Practice & Receipt time is provided every day throughout this incredible, multi-day 24 CE Hour Learning Opportunity.  Enjoy a taste of Hawaii without leaving the mainland and immerse yourself in a true authentic experience.

CE Broker #20-636489