What You'll Learn:

    1. Welcome

    2. Preparing for Your Online Course

    3. Handout

    4. What is Kinetic Massage?

    5. Disclaimer

    1. Shoulder Girdle Body Mechanics 1

    2. Shoulder Girdle Body Mechanics 2

    3. Shoulder Girdle Assessment

    4. Shoulder Girdle Treatment

    1. Glenohumeral Joint Body Mechanics

    2. Glenohumeral Joint Assessment

    3. Glenohumeral Joint Treatment 1

    4. Glenohumeral Joint Treatment 2

    1. Kinetic Massage Theory

    2. Pectoralis Minor

    3. Hand Position for the Pectoralis Minor Muscle

    4. Latissimus Dorsi with Scapular Motion

    5. Pectoralis Major

    6. Anterior Deltoid

    7. Latissimus Dorsi Palpation

    8. Latissimus Dorsi and Teres Major

    1. Exam

    2. Video Assignment to become certified (Optional)

Become proficient at treating shoulder related problems.


Lead Course Developer Mara Boaru, PT, BScPT, RMT

Mara Boaru, Lead Course Developer and Senior instructor at Seminars for Health is known for precision and clear instruction. She is the creator and instructor of SFH Intraoral TMJ with Precision Program and co-instructor of the SFH Orthopedic Massage and Kinetic Massage and Target Muscle Release Certification programs. Mara provides superior instruction, explaining distinct specifics of finger placement, to effect best treatment results. She has a tremendous amount of patience in teaching detailed anatomy and palpation skills. She is known for her attentiveness, humour and approachable style. This is a perfect combination to have when instructing intraoral palpation of a vulnerable and hidden area.

CEO, Co founder and Director of course development Linda Hoppe, BKin, TRP, MT

Linda, the co-founder of Seminars for Health, is the creator of SFH Orthopedic Massage, SFH Kinetic Massage in-person, and online courses, SFH Assisted Stretching Online and the Target Muscle Release Certification programs. Linda published and created Dynamic Muscle Base, Kinetic Method principles, and SFH Orthopedic Massage Handbook. Linda's passion for elevating the massage therapy profession is evident through her creation and offering of high-quality continuing education courses. Linda was proudly inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2020 at the World Massage Conference.

Proof of Completion

Your proof of completion will be generated right after you have completed the course. It is recommended to be certified to be able to practice this modality.
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Become Certified

Your official certificate will be generated roughly 3 weeks after your submitted video assignment is reviewed. This document safely certifies you in the practice of SFH Kinetic Massage of the Shoulder.

Money Back Guarantee!

If you are not satisfied with your course, we offer a 30-day money-back guarantee! (Terms and Conditions apply, see our FAQ for more details)

Start right away!

Start and pause the videos as you like. Have access to the content for 365 days from the start up date.

  • Include Joints when Massaging

    Ageing clients are in pain due to stiff joints and reduced mobility. Learn to decompress joints with your massage.

  • Clients go to Massage Therapy for Joint Problems

    Can you help them? Take this course to distinguish between joint and muscle pain and help your clients get rid of chronic shoulder conditions.

  • Over 25 Years of Experience

    Rest assured that you are getting the highest quality of education by taking this meticulously crafted course created by industry leaders.

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CEU's Approval

Seminars for Health is endorsed by Australia

  • Australia: ATMS (6), MA (6)

  • Alberta: CMMOTA (6), NHPC (5), CRMTA (6)

  • Saskatchewan: MTAS (6)

  • Manitoba: MTAM (6)

  • Quebec: ANPQ, ANQ, RMQ (6 heures)

  • Atlantic: MTWPAM (6), MTANS (6), CMTNL TBA

  • USA: FSMTA (5.5), NCBTMB (6),

Who is Seminars for Health (SFH)?

Founded in 2011, SFH has trained over 15 000 massage therapists and health care providers. SFH is a recognized online and in-class CEU's approved institution specializing in continued education for Massage Therapists. Creator of Dynamic Cupping, Kinetic Massage, Orthopedic Massage, Intraoral TMJ, Assisted Stretching Therapy, and our latest course Target Muscle Release.  Our world-renowned courses help MTs elevate their practice.

My clients are so happy that I can help them with their joint pain!

Time of completion varies from person to person. ~5-6 hrs.

What to Expect?

  • Superior knowledge to separate you from your peers

  • Feel confident providing soft tissue and joint manipulation

  • Become a Kinetic Massage Therapist!

  • Online support with questions you may have during and after the course

  • Years of training and knowledge built into the course

  • Course 1 of 3 towards Kinetic Massage Certification

  • Professionally recorded videos and content

  • A Certificate of achievement

  • Exclusive access to videos

  • 365 days access to the course

Still not sure if this course is for you!

See what people have to say about our courses.

Really well put together


The course was really well put together, and I learned a great deal about joints related problems.

Amazing Instructors


The instructors are amazing!! I just learnt Effective Tissue Manipulation. They make it easy to learn virtually with visuals and you can learn at your own pace. I'm excited to continue my education!! Thank you!!

What a difference this course makes


What a difference this course makes with my clients. I am so grateful to have chosen the Seminars for Health Dynamic Cupping course. I like the emphasis on not marking. It feels safe to me.

Definitively recommend it


Great info! I've been cupping myself for almost 2 years so I felt like I understood the general technique/idea of cupping but this course has given me so much more information. I would definitely recommend it.

Completely changed my practice

Jillian Parent

Cupping has completely changed my practice! I am so grateful for this incredible course and practice you have put together. I do cupping on 99% of my clients now. A couple of my clients that have chronic conditions were actually in tears about what a difference the cupping has made!! Thank you thank you!! I can’t wait to take many more courses from you!!

Well explained


Easy and well-explained techniques! Great video quality and awesome break down of body sections.

This transforms me


Taking this course transforms me. This Dynamic Cupping motivated me to learn again and to improve my skill set to better provide for my clients. Thanks for being so caring and professional.

Who Should Take this Course?

Pre-requisites: Anatomy, Physiology and Pathology university or college level courses.

  • Myotherapist

  • Massage Therapist

  • Remedial Exercise Therapist

  • Physical Therapist (student)

  • Manual Osteopath

  • Athletic Therapist

  • Acupuncturist

  • Chiropractor

  • Kinesiologist

  • Remedial Massage Therapist

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