DSM offers continuing education in order to present a holistic approach to learning. Shiatsu, Sports Massage, Polarity, and Centering Techniques for Body/Mind are available to take in combination with a program choice or separately from the core at a later date. Courses are individually priced according to length, design, and purpose. Special guest workshops, certification programs, and other continuing education options are also open to graduates and professional massage therapists.
Guest speakers from all over the world have presented on a wide variety of subjects at DSM. Curriculum, special electives, continuing education, programs, and dates are subject to change, In the event that school is closed due to weather conditions, students and workshop participants will be informed.
The Downeast School of Massage is approved by the National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCBTMB) as a continuing education Approved Provider.
To register online for most of the workshops you can follow the direct link to the DSM store found at the bottom of the workshop description. Should the workshop not be linked, you may download our printable form and mail it to the school, or simply give us a call at 207-832-5531. Email us at: firstname.lastname@example.org with your questions. Thank you!
Contact school Anatomy (Emily Waltz) 57 hrs
Contact school Physiology (Peter West) 57 hrs
Contact school Pathology (Peter West) 40 hrs
Contact school Kinesiology (Nancy Dail) 45 hrs
Descriptions of the above science courses. For more information on these offerings, email or call the school.
February 16 Intro to Shiatsu
March 2, 9, 16, 23, April 6, 13, 20, 27, May 4, 11, 18, 25, June 1, 8 90-Hour Shiatsu Course – 2017
March 4-5 & 11-12 Sports Massage I & II (John Balletto), 12 CE hours each weekend
May 14-19 Practitioner in Technical Skills of Equine Sportsmassage offered by Wilson Meagher Sports Therapy and Downeast School of Massage (Jo-Ann Wilson, Nancy Dail, Travis French), 41 CE hrs
July 7-9CORE Myofascial Therapy Seminar (George Kousaleos) 24 CE hrs
August 11-13 CORE Myofascial Therapy 2 (George Kousaleos) 24 CE hrs
October 6-8 Anatomy Trains in Structure and Function (Meredith Stephens) 21 CE hours
October 12 Deep Massage: The Lauterstein – Focus on the Neck – Connecting Mind and Body (David Lauterstein), 6 CE hours
October 13, 14, 15 Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method(David Lauterstein), 20 CE hrs
October 15-20 Practitioner of Technical Skills in Equine Sportsmassage offered by Wilson Meagher Sports Therapy and Downeast School of Massage (Jo-Ann Wilson, Nancy Dail, Travis French), 41 CE hrs
October 28, 29 Ortho-Bionomy® Basic: Spine and Pelvis(Cynthia Wood), 14 CE Hours
October 21 Introduction to Bowenwork (Lori Rizzuto) 6 CE hours
Watch this space for info on more 2017 workshops, coming soon.
Nationally certified and licensed massage therapist was a longstanding associate of the late Jack Meagher, pioneer of sportsmassage. Jo-Ann is the Director of Wilson Meagher Sportstherapy, a program within which she trains massage and physical therapists worldwide, and offers workshops for horse owners. Currently, Jo-Ann is the Sports Therapist for the United States Equestrian Team, […]