Course Details

1. Cupping Massage for the Head and Face 2. Cupping Massage

October 5, 2019 - October 6, 2019
$250.00 - $275.00 | 6 credits

Course Description


This modality allows for a unique approach to the fascia and sinews. Cupping has an ability to affect much deeper tissue, remove fascial restrictions and move fluid, and increase range of motion, lending itself to be an effective treatment for several facial ailments. We will specifically target sinus issues, headaches, TMJ dysfunction in addition to learning more general techniques that can be universally applied to other ailments of the face and head. We will explore some Traditional Chinese Medicine philosophy to better understand some of the commonly seen ailments and how our treatment can bridge western and eastern approaches to assessment. 

We will combine Traditional Chinese Medicine massage techniques with Cupping Massage, Gua Sha techniques and block therapy etc., to present very effective and holistic approaches to common disorders we often see. 

Participants will leave with a thorough and more holistic view of disorders of the face and head, as well as a new tool set to effectively treat them. Students incorporate a different view of treating sinew and fascia as a whole. 


Cost:  $275 includes facial cupping set and a guasha

EARLY BIRD Price $250 if registered by Sept 15th, 2019

Dates:                   Sunday, Oct 6th – Regina, SK     


Cupping Massage brings the ancient art of cupping to the modern-day practice. This modality allows for a unique approach to the fascia and body fluids. Cupping has an ability to affect deeper tissue, remove fascial restrictions, and increase range of motion, with little stress on your hands. This modality takes only one day to learn and you will walk away with a whole new technique to add to your skills.

Cupping goes far beyond simple fascial techniques, concepts such as angiogenesis, metabolism and immune response will be explored. Cupping is put into context within the global environment, with discussions and demonstrations providing understanding of the affects cupping has on the whole body. During the practical component the theory will be put into practice, along with discussion and demonstrations of the physiological changes that take place. Application will cover more than just the back; scars, fascia, joints, trigger points, muscle imbalances and even pleura techniques will be applied.

Cost:  $275 includes cupping set

EARLY BIRD Price $250 if registered by Sept 15th, 2019

Dates:                   Saturday, Oct 5 - Regina, SK      

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Note: Health professionals require training and certification to be covered within liability insurance. Traditional cupping (fire cupping) is restricted to Acupuncturists and TCM practitioners.

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A course that falls under Primary or Secondary that is not enough hours to obtain a modality.


Regina | SK


Shenan Hartwell

[email protected] | 866-615-2787

Contact the CMMOTA

Canadian Massage & Manual Osteopathic Therapists Association
#219, 3722 57 Ave
Red Deer, Alberta
Canada T4N 4R7