*Mental Health Conditions
This class addresses some of the most common mental health issues in our culture today. Various types of depression, post traumatic stress disorder, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, addiction, anorexia, bulimia, and other conditions as time allows will be discussed in order to see how bodywork and massage can have the most positive impact. Current information on how these conditions develop and how they are commonly treated will be shared during this lively interactive lecture, along with updates on the most current research about massage in the context of these common and serious disorders.
*Fibromyalgia and The "Invisible" Diseases
Ruth's class will cover the details of those "Invisible" but important diseases. Fibromyalgia Syndrome, Irritable Bowel Syndrome, Myofascial Pain Syndrome, Hypothyroidism,
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome