Date(s) - 04/27/2018 - 04/29/2018
Hotel Allegro, downtown Chicago
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RAA is very excited to announce the line-up of speakers for the 2018 ?JAZZED About the Art and Science of Reflexology? conference in Chicago, Illinois. The board had some tough decisions to make as there were more than twenty potential proposals to choose from. We are happy to be able to present seven excellent speakers that will address the ART and SCIENCE of Reflexology.
Stephenie A Cooke:
?YOU Are the Art of Reflexology?
A look at the ?artists? which make this work of reflexology so wonderful!: your personality style, communication and appearance for your professional success.
Dr. J. Manzanares:
?Chronic pain and its treatment in foot Reflexology?
Study and responses of osteo, rheumatoid, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis, fibromyalgia and chronic pain syndrome. Other etiologies will also be explored.
Sarah Preusker, ARCB
?Support for Reflexology from the National Institutes of Health?
A focus on National Institutes of Health (NIH) studies and results (for reflexology and cancer), as well as other relevant scientific research.
Susan Raskin, MS, RN, AHN-BC, ARCB
?Safe Use of Aromatherapy with Reflexology?
An overview of the safe use and effect of some of the most commonly used essential oils as well as using words, non-verbal communication and observation to create a session that is meaningful and healing for the client.
Steven Rosenblatt MD, PhD, Lac
?The Energetic Connections of Reflexology to the Acupuncture Meridian System: Its Use in Disease Prevention and Health Maintenance?
The integration of reflexology into medical office practice considering the Energetic principles of reflexology as related to the acupuncture meridian system, uses in health maintenance and prevention of disease as well as uses in sports injuries and first aid.
Touchpoint: Dorthe Krogsgaard and Peter Lund Frandsen:
?It Don?t Mean a Thing, if it Ain?t Got That Swing – new ways to stimulate that swing in your clients?
A dual-presentation by Dorthe Krogsgaard and Peter Lund Frandsen highlighting their new developments in reflexology. Presenting the results of pilot studies conducted in Denmark of measuring and viewing the bioenergetic field of a person before and after reflexology with a demonstration.
Wendy Trubow, MD., MBA
?Reflexology and the Art of Balancing the Five Aspects of Health?
How reflexology supports overall health in general and multiple aspects of health. Specific examples of reflexology benefitting patients with Lyme, ovarian failure and adrenal fatigue.
Quieting the “Fight, Flight or Freeze” response.
RAA Conference Details:
Dates: April 27th through April 29, 2018
Location: Hotel Allegro, downtown Chicago.
Watch for registration information in the near future!
On behalf of the RAA Board
Debbie Hitt, President
Connie Hubley, Vice President
Adrianne Fahey, Secretary
Bernette Todd, Treasurer