This course covers the technique for upper back, shoulder, upper arm, neck, scalp and face massage. It also includes the theory behind Indian Head Massage such as the history of the treatment, principles of ayurveda, marma points and chakras. The course includes resources with clear diagrams and images. Reception, consultation and aftercare guidance is covered as well as contra-indications to treatment. Photographs and videos ensure this course is both engaging and informative to give you the confidence to perform the Indian Head Massage.

You will study the theory online, but you will be required to attend You In Mind's accredited training centre for the practical training.

Module List
  • Introduction, Reception & Consultation
  • Anatomy & Physiology - Skin & Hair Types
  • Anatomy & Physiology - The Muscular System
  • Anatomy & Physiology - The Skeletal System
  • Anatomy & Physiology - The Cardiovascular & The Lymphatic Systems
  • Anatomy & Physiology - The Endocrine, The Nervous & The Respiratory Systems
  • Anatomy & Physiology - The Skin
  • Contra-Actions & Contra-Indications
  • Massage Benefits
  • Preparation
  • Massage Mediums & Benefits
  • Marma Pressure Points & Chakras
  • Technique - Upper Back & Shoulder Massage
  • Technique - Upper Arm & Neck Massage
  • Technique - Scalp Massage
  • Technique - Face Massage
  • Treatment Adaptations & Aftercare
  • Practical Module

Course Fee £200 (includes £25 Guild of Holistic Therapists enrolment fee.)