Renée Rice is a certified Thai Yoga bodywork teacher and practitioner in New York City and the San Francisco Bay area. Having completed extensive studies in anatomy and physiology at the Medical College of Ohio and possessing lifelong training in ballet and martial arts, she blends her passions with the creative artistry of Thai Yoga Massage. It was while traveling in Thailand that she first experienced that amazing healing art, which left her feeling energized, restored, and overflowing with bliss. She was inspired to seek the tutelage of Kam Thye Chow, founder, and Sukha Wong, owner, of the Lotus Palm School of Thai Yoga Massage. In the spirit of metta (loving-kindness), she wishes to bring the compassionate touch of Thai Yoga Massage to everyday life.
The 5-Day Intensive is the first step toward the certification program in this healing art. You will learn a complete, full-body, one-and-a-half-hour massage; the training and knowledge to give a Thai Yoga Massage; the fundamentals of effortless, flowing transitions between postures; and the history and philosophy of Thai Yoga Massage energy balance through acupressure and Thai energy lines.
Required reading: The Essential Guide: Achieving Success in Business and Thai Yoga Massage, by Kam Thye Chow and Sukha Wong (Lotus Palm) available at the Integral Yoga Shop for $49.95
Recommended reading: Thai Yoga Massage, by Kam Thye Chow (Inner Traditions) available at the Integral Yoga Shop for $24.95
Participants can apply the workshop hours towards C.E.U.’s and/or Yoga Alliance teacher credits. For full certification details and costs and information about continuing-education credits, please visit www.lotuspalm.com.
This is an in-person program.