Continuing Education

December 9-10 2017
Advanced Orthopedic Massage Training Integrated Manual Therapy and Orthopedic Massage for the Lower Body
Earned 18 hours of live continuing education credits by participation in The Center for Pain Management and Orthopedic Massage Seminar in Complicated Pain Conditions-Lower Body
with James Waslaske
Olinda, Hawaii
Cert. of Completion

April 27-30, 2015 Advanced Lua Lomi tecnique seminar with Jimmy
(Kumu a’o) Quitan. Certificate of Reflexology–Palapala Ho`omaika`i. Kihei

Nov.21-23, 2014
Advanced Orthopedic Massage Training Lower Body Orthomassage Seminar
Integrated Manual Therapy & Orthopedic Massage for low back pain, hip pain, and sciatica
Providing the appropriate massage modality or treatment for each condition
with James Waslaske
Olinda, Hawaii
Cert. of Completion

Nov 25-26, 2013
Lua Lomi A’o Ho’oma’ama’a.
Exploration of advanced Lua Lomi technique
with Jimmy (KUMU A’O) Quitan
Kihei, Hawaii

Nov. 22-24, 2013
Pain Management and Orthopedic Massage Seminar in Complicated Pain Conditions
12 step approaches to cervical spine conditions, elbow, forearm, wrist and hand, shoulder conditions, and approaches to pelvic stabilization
Choose the appropriate massage modality or treatment for each condition
with James Waslaske
Cert. of Completion, 20 hours of continuing education credits
CE Provider Number 50-1075
NCBTMB-049978-00

Nov 19-20, 2012
Lua Lomi A’o Ho’oma’ama’a.
Precise body and breathing mechanics
Blindfolded again
with Jimmy (KUMU A’O) Quitan
Kihei, Hawaii

Nov 21-22, 2011
Lua Lomi A’o Ho’oma’ama’a.
Blindfolded massage for sensitivity training
Body Mechanics
with Jimmy (KUMU A’O) Quitan
Kihei, Hawaii

Oct. 1, 2011
Thai Table Stretching seminar
Maneuvers shown on table
with Valerie Mandall
Kihei ,Hawaii
NCBTMB Provider #450428-07.

Nov 22-23, 2010
Lua Lomi A’o Ho’oma’ama’a.
Review of Lua to understand the meaning
Body Mechanics
with Jimmy (KUMU A’O) Quitan
Kihei, Hawaii

March 2010
Myofacial Techniques for the Neck & Shoulder
Muscular anatomy and kinesiology
Postural assessment, palpation, cervical and scapular mobilization
Integrated technique approach to relieving postural stress and myofacial pain
with Jim Hackett
Kaanapali, Hawaii

09-Nov 23 & 24
Lua Lomi A’o Ho’oma’ama’a.
Technique of Lua Style
with Jimmy (KUMU A’O) Quitan Kihei, Hawaii

October 2009
Massage and Bodywork for Golfers with Jim Hackett Makawao, Hawaii
Biomechanics of the golf swing and areas of stress
Assessment for common injuries — Specific Treatment approaches

March 2008
Hawaiian Lomi ‘Oluea program with Danial Fowler Kahului, Hawaii
Therapeutic Hawaiian Healing Philosophies — Body and breath mechanics
Hawaiian Anatomy, health and symbolisms

Sept 2007
Lomi Pohaku with Laura Monaco Kihei, Hawaii
Routine, equipment and protocol for sessions
Contraindications for treatment

2005-2006
Maui Academy of the Healing Arts Kihei, Hawaii
Received training in Deep Tissue, Swedish, Geriatric, Lomi-Lomi, Pohaku, Reflexology, and Zen Touch Shiatsu Massage.
LMT Licensed Massage Therapist

1992-1993
Santa Barbara School of Massage Santa Barbara, CA
Received training in Swedish, Sports, and Shiatsu Massage.
CMT Certified Massage Therapist