LMT 228 : Foot Reflexology

Transcript title

Foot Reflexology

Credits

1

Grade mode

Pass/No Pass grades

Contact hours total

20

Other hours

20

Description

Students will practice reflexology routines, pressure points, and techniques that combine to make a unique foot massage similar to those enjoyed throughout the world. P/NP grading.

Learning outcomes

1. Perform a foot reflexology treatment that promotes proper body mechanics.
2. Demonstrate towel wrapping techniques for the feet.
3. Explain the use of herbal compresses, balms, and specialized lotions used in foot reflexology.
4. Demonstrate a one hour foot reflexology treatment in a clinical setting.

Content outline

• History and Theories of Reflexology
• Contraindications and Diseases of the feet
• Sanitation guidelines
• Anatomy of Foot and Lower Leg
• Reflex zones of the feet and organ relationships
• Body Mechanics
• Zones of the feet; organ relationships
• Continued Technique
• Demonstration and Practice Reflexology Sequence
• Natural Scrubs and Balms
• Reflexology Clinic

Required materials

None

Grading methods

Grading Policy: Pass/ Fail.

Outside of
expected

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