Scar Tissue . . . Not Breakable but Changeable! (Lancaster, PA)
Instructor, Cathy Ryan, takes you through the science of scar tissue formation and the impact of massage on scar tissue.
Scars are not obligated to be problematic. Scar tissue ‘constructs’ us back together when tissue integrity has been interrupted. If the regulatory mechanisms that guide this process go askew, problematic scars can form.
This course will endeavour to answer burning questions like, what is going on in there and what can my hands do about it? We will explore the primary systems and factors that influence wound healing and scar formation and dive into how massage/manual therapy (during the process) can influence better healing outcomes and how to facilitate productive changes after scars have formed.
Science/evidence is my jam, so there will be science …. and a healthy dose of heart, humour and hands on!
Saturday, September 16 - Sunday, September 17, 2023
8:30am - 5:30pm each day
Women’s and Babies Hospital
690 Good Dr.
Lancaster, PA 17601
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Included in the course tuition is a non-refundable $100 registration fee. If you cancel or withdraw from a course 30 days prior to the course start date you will be refunded your full tuition less the $100 registration fee. If you cancel or withdraw from a course fewer than 30 days (but more than one week) prior to the course start date you will be refunded 50% of your tuition less the $100 registration fee. If you cancel or withdraw from a course fewer than 7 days prior to the course start date your tuition will be non-refundable.
In the event of proper documentation of medical emergency, death in the immediate family, or weather prohibiting travel your entire tuition (including the registration fee) may be allowed to be rolled over to a workshop at a later date. This special consideration will be allowed one time only at the discretion of the instructor.
If a course is cancelled due to low enrollment your tuition (including the registration fee) will be refunded in full.
16 CEs from one of the most knowledgeable instructors around. This is a rare opportunity to learn with and from Catherine Ryan in the US.
*Please note: In order to be eligible for CE credit, you must register with your full name (as it appears on your professional license) and your license state and number.
This course is approved by NCBTMB for 16 CEs.
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