On-Campus Course Information
Pre-Requisites - May be taken by anyone over the age of 18.
Reflexology is growing in popularity due in part to the
of working with the Auricle or Ear. Great pioneers in this field are Dr. Terry
Oleson at UCLA, California, USA , Dr. Nogier in Lyon, France, Bill Flocco, USA
and Beryl Crane, Great Britain. This Auricular (Ear) Reflexology workshop will
give you a clear
to both the theory and practice of working with the ears. Plan to be an expert
in the field of Auricular Reflexology and let the rest of the world race to
catch up with you! Your instructor Lauren Slade has extensive experience
teaching Ear Reflexology to leaders in the Reflexology field.
Will I get a
A beautiful gold embossed Universal College of Reflexology certificate is
awarded upon successful completion.
Who can Study
There are no pre-requisites. You do not need to have studied Foot Reflexology to
study Ear Reflexology - they are quite
unique in their own rights.
We have had
successful students from 18 to almost 80.
to find out more information on career opportunities with Reflexology.
people study Reflexology because they have a personal or family health challenge
they have been unable to find relief from, and have heard some of the marvellous
stories about people helped with Reflexology. Ear Reflexology is a very powerful
add for massage therapy - it has very specific actions on the Musculo-skeletal
NO! The ear has
been part of Traditional Chinese Medicine for 1000's of years. In fact, Foot
Reflexology is only just being accepted into modern China, in part, because it
is based on the same principals of auricular or ear therapy. The ear therapy
concept is now widely accepted in Europe and UCR is assisting in bringing those
skills to Canada.
What will I
learn in this certificated workshop?
comprehensive and extensively illustrated Universal College of
Reflexology's Ear Reflexology Manual is divided into two sections. The first
part deals with the Foundation or basis for Ear Reflexology.
use of ears has a rich history and covers thousands of years -
Hippocrates the Father of Modern Medicine used the ears as a form of birth
control! It was also used in Ancient Greece, Egypt, Rome, Persia, Arabia and
China. It has been used for thousands of years as a specific treatment for
History of Ear Reflexology
information on this fascinating topic.
College of Reflexology manual covers in detail the five currently accepted
Hypotheses or explanations of
how Ear Reflexology
the manual cover
Eastern vs Western
Approaches to healing
Traditional Chinese Medicine
Ear Anatomy and Nerve Pathways
International Standard Auricular Points (ISAP)
(Reflexology points on the ears have been standardized by the
World Health Organization,
unlike Hand and Foot Reflexology).
The second half
of the manual deals with the practical side of giving an Ear Reflexology
session. Included are special
and Maps with a numbering sequence. These charts cross refer to a whole list of
conditions and diseases in the body, giving a simple list of numbered reflexes
to work for each condition or disease present in the body. It could not be more
section of the Universal College of Reflexology's Ear Reflexology Manual shows
you how to
Combine Ear Reflexology with other modalities (massage, foot /hand
How to work specific reflexes for
specific health issues
How to give a
Taking a Health History
Complete a Session Record Form
Carry out an Ear Inspection
Give full details of Ear Observations and Indications (every spot
and freckle in the ear means something!)
Identify Positive Signs and their Clinical Significance
Reflexology Session Procedures
Frequently Asked Questions about Ear Reflexology
The manual and
workbook which accompany this workshop are designed to be an easy-to-follow
guide to this natural, effective and safe form of healing.
tuition of three days is followed by home study and a workbook, as well as a
practicum of 30 Ear Reflexology sessions. Certification as an Ear Reflexologist
is awarded upon successful completion of both the written and practical exams.
To read what
students are saying about this program
Reflexology program is part of the Universal College of Reflexology's
Advanced Reflexology Diploma Program.
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