Cupping Therapy Workshop

Cupping Therapy is an ancient Chinese traditional treatment which has gained new popularity and attention thanks to it’s use by sports stars such as Michael Phelps at the Rio Olympics.

Workshop Contents

  1. Different types of cupping: Chinese Cupping, Sports Therapy Cupping, Wet and Dry cupping, Russian Cups
  2. Benefits of cupping
  3. Cupping Strokes
  4. Reading the body’s response to cupping- spotting adhesions, toxin build-up, scar tissue etc
  5. Contra-indications
  6. Cupping for athletes and improving recovery time
  7. Manual vs Mechanical Cupping.

This one day workshop is offered by Institute of Massage and Sports Therapy (IMST).