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Garry Adkins is dedicated to providing concise, easy to understand, continuing education courses for manual therapists and the bodywork and massage community.

Who We Are?

Advanced Massage Education announces the launch of Effective Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis a nationwide live seminar tour and home study program. Learn remarkable improvement in one treatment session even with severe cases.

This brand new course on taking the indirect approach of Myofascial Release to the next level has been well attended by many health care professionals during the pre-launch schedule.

Facts About us

Since 1994 Garry has been presenting continuing education to manual therapist professionals across the United States

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courses we offer

The current "live" and "home study" course line up with or without CE credit (courses may be viewed at a discount price without CE credit). We have put together bundle packages designed to save you money. Whether you are a manual therapist, or massage therapist, these packages will serve as valuable tools for your professional development and continued educational pursuits.

Effective Treatments for Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

One of the most popular and informative classes of its kind using multiple modalities all proven effective.
Available “live” and “home study”.

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Effective Treatments for the Neck and Head

A manual therapy course to improve your treatment of radicular pain and foraminal impingement syndromes.

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Effective Treatments for Neck, TMJ and Upper Back Pain

Interpreting hidden clues the body is trying to tell us. The newest addition to the effective series is in final development.

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Effective Treatments for Plantar Fasciitis

Manual therapy course to improve your treatment of Plantar Fasciitis with remarkable improvement in one treatment session even with severe cases.

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Effective Treatments for Sciatica

A unique manual therapy course to improve your treatment of sacroiliac, low back, hip and sciatica pain not commonly associated with the condition.

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Hot Stone Massage

Course goes beyond the basics with an emphasis on mastering the use of stones as extension of your own hands. Teaching the use of both hot and cold stones with emphasis of an advanced flow routine.

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Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization utilizing Dynamic Extension Technique

Learn popular manual techniques of IASTM utilizing inexpensive equipment while taking your soft tissue treatments to the next level with Dynamic Extension.

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Kinesiology Taping Strategies

Provides postural mechanical correction and support to an injured muscle or joint, discouraging harmful movements while still allowing a safe, healthy range of motion. An easy to follow protocol will have you taping like a professional in no time.

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Mastering Myofascial Release

Experience myofascial release utilizing an indirect approach which uses gentle techniques for alleviation of pain, improvement of athletic performance, and greater flexibility and movement with minimal residual soreness the next day.

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Effective Sciatica Treatments

A unique manual therapy course to improve your treatment of sacroiliac, low back, hip and sciatica pain not commonly associated with the condition.

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Preventing and Treating Career Injury

Becoming more aware is the key to a successful career, increasing longevity and comfort.

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Sports Massage

Rehabilitation of acute athletic injuries using advanced sports massage techniques, and an efficient event protocol is taught to allow the student to participate as part of a sports massage team.

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Stretch For Success

Manual of effective stretching for maintenance and to improve the rehabilitation of injury with the athletic body. A simple everyday manual for the masses, but written for people with an active lifestyle to support their workouts. Click this link for your free copy:

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Advanced Massage Education offers "Home Study" and "Live" courses along with review DVDs in massage and manual therapy for a variety of allied health care professionals.

Home Study Course Tuition
Home Study Course Tuition

Once in the store - click shop, point to Home Study Course Tuition. All available courses will be displayed.

Home Study Course Tuition
Live Course Tuition
Live Course Tuition

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Live Course Tuition
Course Review DVD
Course Review DVD

Once in the store - click shop, point to Course Review. Available in DVD or Flash Drive format with or without manual.

Course Review DVD
J.G.
Doctor of Physical Therapy, Vancouver, WA

Super gentle treatment for plantar fasciitis. Easy on patient and provider and effective too.

A.P.
Physical Therapist, Jacksonville, FL

“I learned more about Sciatica in his first 15 minutes of presentation than I’ve learned the past 10 years”

K.A.
Albany N.Y.

“New stretches and way to use tape! Executed with confidence and demoed with excellence and excitement!”

C.Z.
Dallas, TX

“Best seminar I have been to in 24 years!”

P.M.
Raleigh. NC.

“You are a gifted and caring teacher.
I would happily recommend your seminars to others for personal knowledge as well as CEUs.”

P.D.
Knoxville, TN

“Finally a seminar that delivers as advertised!”

J.S.
Albany N.Y.

“This course restored my enthusiasm for my profession and treatment. I learned a great deal.”

J.O.
Akron, OH

“I’ve been a teacher for 35 years, now retired. Been to many conferences, seminars over the years.
This was practical, well presented: just what I hoped it would be.”

J.E.
Indianapolis, IN

“My right hip was very restricted due to tightness because of surgeries.
He restored full ROM with decreased pain. You are heaven sent Mr. Garry Adkins! Thank you very much.”

J.F.
Massage Therapist, Portland, OR

Slowing down my practice to deepen the fascial gain of release. 10 Layers! Who says that – Go deep!

V.W.
Physical Therapist, Appleton, WI

“Definitely a different approach but I am a believer. It fixed my sciatica. Thank you!”

C. E.
Massage Therapist, Prineville, OR
Garry was very informative, respectful of class time, kept the material rolling and had a great control of students and atmosphere.
E.C.
Phyiscal Therapist, Springfield, MO

“I learned more than I have in any Sciatica teaching ever taught.
This instructor is amazingly skilled and armed with the most advanced information.”

K.D.
Physical Therapist, Long Island, NY

“Very effective instructor with significant and applicable experience that he is easily able to convey.
The hands-on lab work solidified and re-enforced all the theory presented. Bravo!”

S.C.
Physical Therapist Asst., Pensacola, FL

“My hip hasn’t felt this good in 10 years”

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Advanced Massage Education
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