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Elizabeth Olivas

Name: Elizabeth Olivas
Organization: The Therapeutic Alternative
Certification Level: Instructor
Location: Boca Raton, FL
Phone: 561-392-3340
Email: therapeuticalternative@gmail.com
Website: http://thetherapeuticalternative.com/
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/thetherapeuticalternative
Qualifications: Florida Licensed Massage Therapist Ortho-Bionomy Practioner Ortho-Bionomy Instructor Certified Vodder Manual Lymphatic Drainage
Teaching Subjects: Ortho-Bionomy Ortho-Bionomy: Fluids, Fascia and The Lymhatic System Manual Lymph Drainage
Biography: Liz Olivas, BFA, MT, CLT, RIOB earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the School of Dance at Ohio University in 1985. A strong background in kinesiology, anatomy and physiology and movement based therapy inspired her interest in therapeutic bodywork. In 1987 Liz became licensed as a massage therapist in the State of Florida. She holds certifications in both Ortho-Bionomy® from The Society of Ortho-Bionomy International and Manual Lymph Drainage® from The Dr. Vodder School - North America. As a Registered Instructor of Ortho-Bionomy, Liz brings a rich background of over 25 years in private practice. Liz has a deep grounding in Ortho-Bionomy® as a practitioner that is reflected in her ability to clearly convey the essence of Ortho-Bionomy® in the classroom. Liz has a private practice in Boca Raton, Florida.Visit:TheTherapeuticAlternative.com For upcoming class schedule, go to: BodyWorkCEUS.net
Network: Certified Manual Lymph Drainage 10% discount to members.
Hours: Tuesday thru Saturday call office for pricing 561.392.3340
NCBTMB: No

Classes

Class Name: Demonstration Skills
Subtitle:
Instructor Name: Elizabeth Olivas
Start Date: 3/10/2018
End Date: 3/11/2018
Location: Deerfield Beach
State/Country: FL
Class Description: In this class participants learn how to describe and present Ortho-Bionomy to family, friends and the public in general. Participants are encouraged to find ways to communicate the "unexplainable" and practice presenting Ortho-Bionomy in a clear and accurate way. Techniques for building confidence and for improving public speaking and presentation are included.
Prerequisite: Phase 4
Website: BodyWorkCEUs.net
Coordinator: Lady Pellicer
Telephone: 561-601-9452
Email: lady@bodyworkceus.net
 
 
Class Name: Study Groups
Subtitle:
Instructor Name: Elizabeth Olivas
Start Date: 3/12/2018
End Date: 3/12/2018
Location: Boca Raton
State/Country: FL
Class Description: Study groups are tailored to the participant's needs and give students a chance to review techniques, receive clarification about the application and principles of Ortho-Bionomy and to gain insight about specific client cases or situations that concern them.
Prerequisite: Phase 4
Website: BodyWorkCEUs.net
Coordinator: Lady Pellicer
Telephone: 561-601-9452
Email: lady@bodyworkceus.net
 
 
Class Name: Phase 4
Subtitle: Phase 4-Focus on the Extremities
Instructor Name: Elizabeth Olivas
Start Date: 7/21/2018
End Date: 7/22/2018
Location: Deerfield Beach
State/Country: FL
Class Description: This foundation class covers the history, philosophy and concepts of Ortho-Bionomy and provides an overview of the basic release techniques. Movements and positions of comfort are demonstrated to facilitate the release of muscular tension and overall stress by stimulating the inherent, self-corrective reflexes of the body which help the body create structural alignment and balance from within. This class takes an in-depth look at the extremities. The instructor will present Phase Four techniques that specifically focus on issues of the shoulders, elbows, wrists, hands, hips, knees, ankles and feet. The student will be taught to observe and recognize subtle changes that signify release of tension patterns and muscular contractions patterns and muscular contractions. There will be a strong focus placed on the comfort of the person who is on the table as well as the practitioner.
Prerequisite: None
Website: BodyWorkCEUs.net
Coordinator: Lady Pellicer
Telephone: 561-601-9452
Email: lady@bodyworkceus.net
 
 
Class Name: Study Groups
Subtitle:
Instructor Name: Elizabeth Olivas
Start Date: 7/23/2018
End Date: 7/23/2018
Location: Boca Raton
State/Country:
Class Description: Study groups are tailored to the participants needs and give students a chance to review techniques, receive clarification about the application and principles of Ortho-Bionomy and to gain insight about specific client cases or situations that concern them.
Prerequisite: Phase 4
Website: BodyWorkCEUs.net
Coordinator: Lady Pellicer
Telephone: 5616019452
Email: lady@bodyworkceus.net
 
 
Class Name: Other Classes
Subtitle: Ortho-Bionomy: Fluids, Fascia, and the Lymphatic System
Instructor Name: Elizabeth Olivas
Start Date: 9/14/2018
End Date: 9/16/2018
Location: Nashville
State/Country: TN
Class Description: In this class, you will learn how Ortho-Bionomy® can facilitate the natural ability of the Lymphatic system to function well. The focus will be on understanding the nature of the Lymphatic system and its relationship to the fascia and the fluids. The class will include discussion in the following areas: Basic anatomy and physiology of the lymphatic system Relationships between the parts; fluids fascia and the Lymphatic System Techniques presented will release structural binding and blocking of the lymphatic system Scar tissue refinement Specific techniques to address Post-Mastectomy Pain Syndrome This method will gently reduce general pain, refine post-surgical scar tissue, and promote edema reduction. It is also an effective adjunct to Complete Decongestive Physiotherapy in the treatment of primary and secondary lymphedema. Ortho-Bionomy promotes working with ease and comfort for the client as well as the practitioner.
Prerequisite: Ortho-Bionomy:Phase 4- Spine or Extremities.
Website: BodyWorkCEUs.net
Coordinator: Erin Long
Telephone:
Email: long.erin@att.net
 
 
 

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