Training details Norway
Course name: Technique MEBP®, Massage for Special Needs Children
Mélissa Boulanger, massage therapist, founder and trainer of Technique MEBP®
Be a massage therapist
60 hours of theoretical and practical training
Shiatsu massage futon or a floor mat
One flat sheet
Paper and pencil
Clean and short nails
Do not wear perfume
This course is for massage therapists who wish to adapt their practice for special needs children. The massage therapist will be led to increase its knowledge of the various disorders.
The course will also address the specific skills and knowledge needed to work properly with these children. The student will be taught to recognize the specific needs of the child and to adapt his practice accordingly.
At the end of the course, the massage therapist will be able to do a therapeutic follow-up program while considering the various emotional, physical and sensory particularities of the child.
Signs and symptoms of the main disorders and syndromes affecting children.
Know-how: to adapt the techniques and the environment. To know the professionals involved in the child’s development.
Soft-Skills: to interact and communicate adequately. To manage unexpected situations, meltdowns or tantrums.
Acquiring a basic understanding of disorders and syndromes mainly affecting children.
Adapting your techniques and the environment to meet the needs.
Interacting and communicating adequately with a special needs child and his parent.
Acquiring knowledge of various professionals.
Lectures, practical teaching, practical situations/simulations, workshops, discussions and case studies.
Evaluation and grade weighting
Written theoretical exam and Quiz
Case studies on special needs children with Technique MEBP®’s official forms
In class traineeship with an observer
Final practical examination on a special needs child.
9575 NOK - EARLY-BIRD REGISTRATION BEFORE FEBRUARY 1 2020
10950 NOK - After February 1 2020
Deposit of 2500 NOK require on registration
Registration and information
Approximately 15 hours of studying and homework
Purchase of specialized tools for special needs children
Technique MEBP® is a registered trademark of Mélissa Boulanger. All rights reserved.