Classes

 Forceless Spontaneous Release Method for Unhealed Injuries.

Learn to assess meridian channel flow in the body to feel disruptions and apply a gentle holding technique that allows the disrupted body area to feel completely supported to self heal. The instructor has found this technique to be very helpful with calming tremors.


Instructor:
Gaia Tossing, LMT, RCR
Cost:  $60
​When: 
 

Tuesday, 11/27, 9a - 1p


Register with the school. Call 615-647-7244    

   

Certified Instructor:  Scott Baily, LMT, Gaia Gail Tossing, LMT, RCR
Cost:  $75  ($37.50 for each 2 hour class) 

When: Sunday, September 23, 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm  (1-3p Ethics, 3-5p Law)

This state approved Law class will update massage therapists on the Tennessee Rules and Regulations taught by TN State Authorized Instructor, Scott Baily, LMT.   The Ethics class will be taught by Gaia Gail Tossing, LMT, RCR and  provides an opportunity to discuss pertinent ethical issues with your peers.   Classes may be taken separately.

Register by email or phone: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com,  615-647-7244


​​Certified Instructor:  Debra Martin, RCR,
                                      American Red Cross Certified Instructor
Cost:  $75
When:
  Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018, 9a-1p 
 
Description: This class covers First Aid and CPR training for Adults, Children, and Babies.  What to do in different scenarios is discussed and participants gain hands-on practice making slings, splints, bandages, proper use of  defibrillator equipment and CPR technique on dummies.  A CPR Completion Certificate and card will be  awarded by the Red Cross.  

A Continuing Education Certificate will be  issued by Nashville  Academy of Reflexology. 

Contact NAR to register: Call 615-647-7244       

or  Email: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com      


  

You're Invited to An Open House at NAR

WHEN: SUNDAY, August 26, 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Come visit our school to learn more about our reflexology certification programs and enjoy a free informative talk and demonstration on reflexology and the professional practice of a reflexologist.
If you are an LMT looking for continuing education, 
you will be awarded a 1 CE certificate for your attendance. 


Special Free 1 CE Class! 

"Reflexology for the Spine"  
presented by Gaia Tossing, RCR, LMT
during the first hour 

If you need a CE certificate, 
please let us know you are coming.


*NOTE to LMT's: 
To receive a FREE CE, you must register with 
your name, license number, email, and phone number.  
Please call Gaia at 615-647-7244 or email:
nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com

Find out more about the career of a certified reflexologist and our 
320-hour professional reflexology certification program.

Where: Nashville Academy of Reflexology
   4825 Trousdale Dr., Suite 222, Nashville, TN 37220

Instructor: Gaia Gail Tossing, Registered Certified Reflexologist,
Licensed Massage Therapist, and Founder of
Nashville Academy of Reflexology.





Instructor:  Carol Ann Baily, Ed.D

Cost:  $60

The following course is repeated quarterly.
Please Contact Us for details.  (615) 934-1034


When:   August 14, 2018  1p-5p
    

Learn how to use the concept of Idea Mapping as a business tool for strategizing and study tool for  learning.    
Gain an understanding of how to map out  advertising campaigns, brochures, events. Learn a  proven mind skill
that can improve your memory  retention from education classes or subjects you are  studying.  

Instructor Dr. Carol Ann Baily will provide  the materials to help you acquire this technique and  
apply it to your area of interest. ​



Instructor: Dr. Justin Tossing​
Cost: $60 
When: Sunday, September 23, 8:30 am - 12:30 pm                                 


Learn from a Master Applied Kinesiologist!  Experience this hands-on class to learn the most effective muscle testing & strength and assessment techniques for pain or dysfunction in feet and hands. Find the interesting connections underlying conditions and the powerful, often immediate, effect of hands-on techniques.

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Contact NAR to register: Call 615-647-7244      
or  Email: 
nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com     

​​Certified Instructors:  Jan Schim, LMT​​
Cost:  $60

When:  Saturday, September 8,   9 am - 1 pm

OR: Wednesday, November 7,  9am - 1 pm
Students will gain knowledge and experience in the safe and proper ways to incorporate heated or cooling stones to the reflex areas of the feet.

Contact NAR to register: Call 615-647-7244      

or  Email: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com     ​


Instructor: Gaia (Gail) Tossing, LMT, RCR 
Cost:  $300  (20 CE)  SPECIAL:  $270!
When: 
                                 

Weekday Series: August 15-28, 2018   W 8/15  9a-5p, T 8/21 9a-1p, W 8/22 9a-5p, T 8/28 9a-11a  
                                                                           

Call or email soon for more information and to reserve your spot.  615-647-7244  nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com          
                      
Are you ready for a foot reflexology course with expert training?   Would you like to learn these profound reflexology techniques  which take hands-on bodywork to deeper healing possibilities? This consolidated course prepares you to confidently apply quality reflexology for your clients or loved ones.
 
If this kind of bodywork inspires you, consider letting us help you obtain professional training in our authorized  school.  You will receive a Continuing Education Certificate suitable for framing worth 20 CE Hours for TN State Licensure.  If you  choose, you can apply these hours in our school for credit toward our 320 hour full certification program.  

NOTE TO MASSAGE THERAPISTS: 
LICENSED MASSAGE THERAPISTS CAN DO REFLEXOLOGY UNDER THEIR MASSAGE LICENSE.  YOU CAN IMMEDIATELY APPLY WHAT  YOU LEARN HERE IN YOUR PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE.

Interested and want more info?  

We welcome you to Call 615-647-7244                  

or  Email:  nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com       


​​​Explore the beneficial use of sound and tuning fork frequencies applied to the foot reflexes, zones, and meridians. Experience the effects of color and light on the body, mind, and emotions.  


Certified Instructor:  Gaia Tossing, LMT, RCR​​
Cost:  $60

When: 

Sunday, September 9th,  9:00 am - 1:00 pm                                                                                                                                                                  Or:  Wednesday, November 14, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Contact NAR to register: Call 615-647-7244      

or  Email: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com     

Instructor: Linda Nunn, LMT
Cost:  $240  ​ 
When:  Tuesday Series, 9a - 12 noon, 10/16, 10/23, 10/30, 11/6, and 9a - 1p on 11/13


   You will enjoy exploring the Eastern Meridian Theory with this delightful instructor.  Learn all the elements and prime times of organ

   activity; and learn to apply acupressure to the balance points on the hands and feet. 

​   Call or Email:  615-647-7244, nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com

  FEATURED CE CLASS OF THE MONTH

"Essential Reflexology" 20 CE - $270

with Gaia Tossing, LMT, RCR

​August 15 - 28

Tuesdays 9a-1p, Wednesdays 9a-5p 

Learn the Map, Theory, Technique

and a General  Foot Reflexology Routine 


EMAIL OR CALL TO REGISTER 

nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com

615.647.7244


An Introduction to CranioSacral Reflexology (6 CE) 

Instructor: Jan Schim, LMT, Craniosacral Practitioner
Cost:  $105

When: 
Weekend:  Wednesday, 12/5, 9a - 4p

​Gain an a deeper understanding of  the cranial nerves in the brain and how they work in the body.   Learn a relaxing reflexology technique applied to the cranial nerve reflexes found in the toes.

Register with the school. 615-647-7244 
or  Email: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com ​​


Instructor: Gaia (Gail) Tossing, LMT, RCR
Cost: $180 

When:                                   

Wednesdays 9a-1p, September 12, 19, and 26, 2018


Understand reflexology and the differences in techniques when it is applied to the hand. Recognize the stress
indicators in the  hand. Learn the hand map and a relaxing, tune-up routine on the hands for balancing the
whole body.
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​​

​​​NEW Master Class

Originated by Gaia Tossing, Registered Certified Reflexologist and founder of Nashville Academy of Reflexology.

Description: 
This foot reflexology technique enables the reflexologist to stimulate both sides of the brain simultaneously for a swifter balancing effect. Gaia developed this technique to help her husband who has a neurological condition and has since been teaching it at her reflexology school with excellent results. The technique effectively addresses both feet in about half the time of a normal full session and yet provides a completely satisfying experience for the client.  Included in this course is a study of Reflex Linking bilaterally.

Prerequisite:  
Must be a Certified Reflexologist, a Licensed Massage Therapist or Cosmetologist/Aesthetician with 20 hours minimum foundational training specifically in foot reflexology, Someone who completed our NAR Essential Reflexology 20 hour course or equivalent hands-on reflexology course, or instructor approval.

Instructor: 
Gaia Tossing, RCR, LMT

Cost: $120  (Class size is limited. Seats are secured with payment)
When:
 Thursday series, 9a - 12 noon, 10/25, 11/1
Where: 
Nashville Academy of Reflexology, 4825 Trousdale Dr., Suite 222, Nashville, TN 37220

To Register: Call 615-496-3366 or email: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com

    

Open Houses and Free Classes

Instructor: Carol Martin, LMT (retired)
Cost: $150 

When:                                   

Thursdays 9a-12p, September 6, 13, and 20,  2018


Learn and practice how reflexology is applied from a gentle energetic perspective with an accomplished instructor of 40 years experience. Prerequisite: a foundational reflexology course like Essential Reflexology (see below).  Participants should already have basic understanding of the reflexology theory, technique, and map.

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​​Certified Instructors:  Jan Schim, LMT​​
​                                         Linda Nunn, LMT
Cost:  $60

When:  Wednesday, October 31, 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

​Hot and cold therapies can be an effective tool for circulation and relaxation.  Discuss appropriate use of water therapies and experience the effects on the feet firsthand.  This class also includes a demonstration and explanation of the detox ion foot bath.

Contact NAR to register: Call 615-647-7244      

or  Email: nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com     ​


Instructor: Gaia Tossing, LCCI, LMT, RCR 
Cost:  Full Intensive Package 3 days (25 hours) $700 U.S. 
            Save $190 from taking classes separately.  Pay in advance by 9/21 and use a $100 early bird voucher.

When:  Friday - Sunday, September 28-30, 2018


 25 CE Credit Hours through NCBTMB
RAINDROP TECHNIQUE, VITAFLEX, ANOINTING OILS OF ANCIENT SCRIPTURE, CHEMISTRY OF ESSENTIAL OILS,
EMOTIONAL RELEASE

Individual Classes May be Taken for NCBTMB Hours:

Note: Vita Flex is a prerequisite to Raindrop. Taking all of these classes is a requirement for CARE Raindrop Certification.  
​      • Intro to CARE Certification Program Friday, 9 am - 10 am
      • Essential Oil Chemistry (6 CE) $220 - Part One: Friday, 10 am - 1 pm,
​                                                                           Part Two: Sunday, 9 am - 12 pm
      • Applied Vita Flex (4 CE) $140 - Friday, 2 pm - 6 pm
      • Raindrop Technique (8 CE) $320 - Saturday, 8 am - 5 pm ( Prerequisite - Vita Flex class)
      • Anointing Oils of Ancient Scripture (2 CE) $40 - Saturday, 6 pm - 8 pm
      • Emotional Release (5 CE) $170 - Sunday, 1 pm - 6 pm

 
This will be a three-day aromatherapy seminar in Raindrop, Vitaflex, Chemistry, Emotional Release and Anointing Oils of the Ancient Scripture - 25 hours in practical applications of essential oils as well as  25 CE hours of continuing education for body workers (NCBTMB) and ​2.5 CEUs  for  health care providers.  Participants will gain knowledge and hands-on practice in applying essential oils, each receiving a Raindrop Technique session and giving two sessions under the expert guidance of the highest level instructor for Center for Aromatherapy Research and Education. 



In this hands-on class, you will learn the basics of safe and effective use of essential oils for personal and professional applications.  28 key essential oils will be explored for their physical and emotional influences.  All aspects of how essential oils can be used, such as inhalation and topical applications, will be discussed and an understanding of the science behind aromatherapy will be gained through studying simple essential oil chemistry.  A VitaFlex Raindrop style routine will be learned for the body system reflexes. Students will learn testing methods for determining the most appropriate oils to choose.  Each student will make and take home an essential oil
blend of their own choice.  

​​Instructor: Gaia Tossing, LMT, RCR 
Cost:  $200
When:
Wednesday series, 2p - 5p, 10/17, 10/24, 10/31, 11/7
 

 Call or email 615-647-7244  nashvillereflexacademy@gmail.com

​Call Us:  (615) 647-7244