Proper body mechanics are the foundation for a sustainable and long-term massage practice. Understanding how to use your body efficiently will extend the life of your career, allow you to serve more clients, protect you from strain and injury, and enhance every modality that you practice. As a massage therapist, you are your most precious resource. Patrick will introduce you to his unique approach to body mechanics that allows you to care for, and maximize that resource, making you the best practitioner you can possibly be.
Patrick Lee Ingrassia, LMT, is a world-renowned massage therapist, teacher, and innovator, as well as the founder of the Nayada Institute of Massage and BodySaver Method™. Patrick graduated from the Florida School of Massage and went on to earn his Thai Massage Teacher Certification from the Institute of Thai Massage in Chiang Mai, Thailand. He has been teaching internationally for over 15 years. He is a NYS Licensed Massage Therapist, Kripalu Certified Bodyworker, Certified Personal Trainer, and Yoga teacher. Emphasizing experiential training, Patrick teaches creative, practical methods that students can put to use immediately to enhance their massage careers.