Do you want to gain the skills necessary to provide reflexology treatments for relaxation and stress release? Reflexology is a non-intrusive complementary health therapy methods of relieving pain within the body based on the theory that different points on the feet, lower leg, hands, face or ears, correspond with different areas of the body.
Reflexology is a method of relieving pain within the body by stimulating certain pressure points on the feet and hands. This controlled pressure may ease the source of the pain. In the absence of any particular abnormality, reflexology may also be as effective for promoting good health and well being and for preventing illness as it may be for relieving symptoms of stress, injury and illness.
Discover how to give the gift of relaxation and stress release on this in-depth reflexology course
Reflexologists work holistically with their clients and aim to work alongside allopathic healthcare to promote better health for their clients. Reflexology is based on a very old form of therapy. It is believed that the Chinese practised reflexology as long as 6,000 years ago and the process is even depicted in carvings within the tombs of ancient Egypt.
This Reflexology Diploma guides you through the complete process of reflexology, explaining its function, uses and application. Detailed diagrams are provided to assist you in understanding its applications. The Diploma is designed for anyone wishing to practice this healing art. It also explains how you might go about setting up your own business as a reflexologist.
Each module is followed by a set of activities and questions to enable you to demonstrate your knowledge of the subjects covered in that module.
On this Reflexology Diploma course, you will discover:
- Thorough knowledge of reflexology
- The applications of reflexology
- Contraindications to treatment and the healing crisis
- Evaluation of treatment and aftercare
- Anatomy and physiology of systems
- Stress and its effect on the body
- Health, safety and hygiene
- Code of practice