Online CE: Intro to Deep Massage, the Lauterstein Method

Prepare for practical Deep Massage study with this brief but informative workshop about the modality.

an online study by Keith Vencill, MTI, LMT featuring David Lauterstein, MTI, LMT
3 CE hours
$40 in full, by PayPal only


Learn the essential theory of Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method.

This on-line class is an audio-visual presentation about the key concepts that underlie this unique bodywork modality. Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method is a soft tissue therapy which very effectively combines structural and energetic bodywork.

You will learn:

  • The history of Deep Massage
  • How it is similar and different from “deep tissue”
  • The nature of fascia and thixotrophy
  • Tensegrity
  • The role of the nervous system
  • How to touch energy and structure simultaneously and clearly
  • What is a fulcrum and how to create it through touch.
  • The “working signs” of bodymind healing
  • Helpful tips for individualized session design
  • Boundary issues
  • Contraindications and Indications

After this class, you will be well-prepared to take hands-on classes in Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method offered in the U.S. and the U.K.

This on-line class is a collaboration of Keith Vencill, Deep Massage faculty member, and David Lauterstein, the founder of Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method. The audio presentations are by David Lauterstein and were created specifically for this on-line class.