Integrative Massage and Bodywork Program (IMBP)



Anatomy & Kinesiology (40 Hours)

Pre-requisite: IPSB FOUNDATIONS

Go deeper with muscles and kinesiology as you study muscle
locations, attachments, and actions as well as proprioceptors, fiber
directions and joint structure/function. Understanding the way we move brings
your practice to a new level as you begin to see the body as one flowing
unit. 

 

Books required:

Trail Guide to the Body, 6th edition by Andrew Biel

Trail Guide to Movement, 2nd edition by Andrew Biel

 



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Yu 8/19 - 11/18 We 06:30 PM - 09:35 PM $701.00 View

Anatomy & Physiology (40 Hours)

Pre-requisite: IPSB Foundations (IMBP & ITBP)

Study the body in systems from cellular to nervous and reproductive to endocrine. Through Anatomy & Physiology you will learn all the systems of the body, where organs and glands are located, and how they work together to protect and serve you. 

Required Texts:

Introduction To The Human Body, 10th edition, Gerard J. Tortora and Brian H. Derrickson



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Punturere 8/17 - 11/16 Mo 06:30 PM - 09:35 PM $701.00 View

Ethics & Boundaries (9 Hours)

A successful career starts with understanding professional ethics and includes putting up healthy boundaries. In this class you will gain experience with healthy boundaries, communication, and safety in the professional therapeutic relationship. You will know how to handle Issues such as transference, counter-transference, projection, and sexuality in a session. Scope of practice and ethical considerations are reviewed so that you can feel ready to handle any situation in a private or public setting.  




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Ortolano 11/10 - 11/13 Tu Fr Varied $161.00 View

Human Energy Systems (8 Hours)

A cross-cultural view of energetic systems connected to the physical body. Meridian theory, chakras, aura balancing, visualization, space clearing and feng shui for personal and professional environments are presented through lecture and hands-on experience. Students learn how bodywork affects the balance and movement of energy.



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McLaren 10/2 - 10/9 Fr 11:30 AM - 04:00 PM $142.00 View

IPSB Foundations (IFC 120 hours)

IPSB Foundations is the heart and soul of our school's philosophy or creating wellness and our belief . It is the beginning of the self-exploration process and is the building block for further studies in bodywork and of self-realization. The program focuses on the traditional style of circulatory massage and includes Tai Chi Chuan, anatomy/physiology, joint mobilization, energy balancing, business & ethics, health & hygiene practices, healthy boundaries, and most importantly self-care. If you're looking to transform your life, this is the place to start. 



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TBD 8/3 - 9/23 Mo Tu We Th 02:00 PM - 06:00 PM $1,817.00 View
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Beaman Leal 8/25 - 12/31 Tu Th Sa Varied $1,818.00 View

IPSB Foundations (IFC 120 hours) - Module A
IPSB Foundations is the heart and soul of our school's philosophy or creating wellness and our belief. It is the beginning of the self-exploration process and is the building block for further studies in bodywork and of self-realization. The program focuses on the traditional style of circulatory massage and includes Tai Chi Chuan, anatomy/physiology, joint mobilization, energy balancing, business & ethics, health & hygiene practices, healthy boundaries, and most importantly self-care. If you're looking to transform your life, this is the place to start. 

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Beaman Leal 8/25 - 11/5 Tu Th 06:30 PM - 08:30 PM $1,818.00 View

Polarity Immersion (Module A)

Polarity Immersion provides an intensive introduction to the history, theory and the polarity style of bodywork.  Polarity is an art as it integrates eastern and western healing modalities, concepts and practices. This  class will give the students a significant look into the dynamic elements of polarity within our own lives, our clients and the world around us.  



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McLaren 10/16 - 10/23 Fr 12:00 PM - 03:30 PM $142.00 View

Practicum - IMBP (16 hours)

Integration class provides students with the opportunity to practice and apply all of the massage techniques they have learned throughout the duration of their IMBP  training. You will practice receiving clients and reviewing intakes, then performing sessions. The course concludes with an evaluation by the instructor, a student self and program evaluation.

Pre-requisites: All other classes in the program (or approval)



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Matsunaga 12/5 - 12/6 Sa Su 09:30 AM - 06:30 PM $281.00 View

Prenatal Massage IDL (Module A)

Prerequisite: Advanced Modalities

This course part one of a two part series. It is geared for the practitioner who would like to offer safe and knowledgeable bodywork techniques for pregnant clients, and other clients in side-lying position.  The focus is on developing the therapist's confidence with a sound understanding of anatomy/physiology during pregnancy, contraindications, and basic complaints and pathologies.  Students learn client positioning, specialized pregnancy massage techniques including deep tissue concepts. 

* This is an interactive distance learning class (technique taught online).

While both modules will be taught online, module A will cover the lecture portion only and module B will cover hands-on technique. 



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Damiano 9/29 - 10/8 Tu Th 05:00 PM - 07:00 PM $428.00 View