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ACE Massage Cupping Level 1
June 26 – June 28
16 CEUs (NCBTMB)
Doug E. Rasmusson
Sylvie Grosjean Rasmusson
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ACE Massage Cupping Level 1
ACE Massage Cupping Therapy™ is an incredible modality that can be added to any massage or healthcare practice. This 16 CEU course includes education in theory and application of ACE Massage Cupping™ therapy, along with demonstrations of techniques and treatments using manual vacuum tools. ACE Massage Cupping™ therapy greatly enhances the benefits of massage, decreases physical strain on the practitioner, and increases revenues through add-on services.
This ancient tool has been adapted for bodywork and is powerfully therapeutic for many conditions. ACE Massage Cupping™ therapy is effective in addressing conditions such as inflammation, tissue congestion, movement restrictions, scar tissue, and chronic pain. Great results have been observed when using ACE Massage Cupping therapy for surgical preparation and recovery. It has also proven itself to be effective in athletic performance enhancement and medical weight loss programs, including bariatric surgery.
This versatile technique mimics massage movements ranging from deep tissue and myofascial release to the light pumping movements of lymphatic drainage. Used regularly, ACE Massage Cupping™ therapy is a terrific approach to promoting wellness for our clients.
This 2-day workshop is fun and informative, with plenty of hands-on activity. Students will leave the class with a working knowledge on using the techniques in their practice.
Don’t miss this opportunity to add one of the most valuable and versatile healing modalities available today to your toolbox. Classes book fast!
About the Educator:
Doug E. Rasmusson has been a trainer with ACE Massage Cupping since 2014. Doug E. has been around since the inception of Massage Cupping, having been a partner with Anita Shannon in Advanced Continuing Education until his move to France. He was Anita’s subject body for the early years of Massage Cupping.
While in the United States, Doug E.’s main practice was with emergency response massage, having been the FL-AMTA state coordinator for the Massage Emergency Response Team (MERT) until his move to North Carolina in 1997. He was approached by the North Carolina Office of Emergency Response to form a massage team to work alongside the NC Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) team. The Carolina Emergency Response Massage Team (CERMT) responded to New York City, following 9/11, Hurricane Katrina and many other statewide disasters. He formed Emergency Response Massage International (ERMI) in 2005 and had their first deployment to Mississippi and Louisiana after Hurricane Katrina.
He lives in Provence, France with his wife Sylvie Grosjean-Rasmusson, where they run seminars on health and wellbeing, including Level 2 and MediCupping, with Anita J. Shannon traveling there to teach the courses.
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Sylvie Grosjean-Rasmusson, MD, ND, has been teaching Massage Cupping Levels 1 & 2 with her husband Doug E. Rasmusson, for the past 7 years. Sylvie is a medical doctor and a naturopathic doctor in France. Born of a Yoga teacher father and a naturopathic mother, she had never visited a doctor before she decided to become one to integrate western medicine with naturopathic medicine. She was an emergency doctor for 15 years and is now head of the Public Health Department at the hospital in Semur-en-Auxois, Burgundy, where she has worked for 30 years. Her specialty is teaching naturopathy students the practice of Massage Cupping along with doing workshops on raw food preparation, fasting and detox programs.
Sylvie is Anita’s translator for the Massage Cupping Level 3 program, introduced in 2017 in Provence, France.