Body & Mind Wellness Studio | Chiang Mai

Massage Training

Professional massage and bodywork training by highly experienced international instructor. Sararut (“Sara”) Pilakun, a native Thai, has over 35 years of experience in the spa, wellness, and healing arts community of Thailand and international locations including the USA.

Our instructor has held multiple positions as a Massage Therapist, Spa Trainer, Senior Instructor, and Spa Manager in Thailand and in the USA. She is ready to train you on how to be successful as a healing arts practitioner.

Level
1

Basic Thai Massage

The Basic Thai Massage course is designed to create a solid foundation to become a professional Thai massage practitioner.

40 Hrs.

Level
2

Intermediate Thai Massage

The Intermediate Thai Massage course builds on the foundation of the Basic Thai Massage course to expand your techniques and abilities so that you will be considered a Professional Thai Massage Practitioner at the completion of this course.

40 Hrs.

Level
3

Advanced Thai Massage

The Advanced Thai Massage course builds on the foundation of the Basic & Intermediate Thai Massage courses so that you can develop into an Advanced Professional Thai Massage Practitioner at the completion of this course.

40 Hrs.

Level
4

Thai Folk Healing

This course will teach you traditional Thai folk assessment and treatment using Thai massage and herbal remedies. Students will be taught how to apply the Thai folk practices to their local plant species. You will be exposed to a wide variety of traditional folk healing practices.

56 Hrs.

Level
5

Thai Teacher Apprenticeship

This course is designed as a capstone course to complete a student’s training in preparation for them to be a teacher. At the completion of this course, students will have studied Thai massage and folk healing extensively with in-depth practical experience. You will have the ability to practice Thai massage at the highest level within the Western world.

80 Hrs.

Level
1

East West Massage

This course will prepare students to perform a 60-90 minute East West massage on a professional massage table. This massage uses the best of both worlds incorporating the techniques of Thai massage with lotion/oil, gliding, stroking, etc. of Western massage.

40 Hrs.

Level
1

Thai Herbal Compress Massage

This course will teach you how to integrate pre-made “hot” Thai herbal compresses into your Thai massage and East West massage bodywork sessions.

16 Hrs.

Level
1

Thai Foot Massage (Reflexology)

The Thai Foot Massage course will teach you a 60-minute foot massage routine. This massage is often taught using a wooden stick which is considered to be like “training wheels” for massage practitioners. Unfortunately, this stick is very popular and used throughout the Thai massage world.

24 Hrs.

Level
0

Individual Private Apprenticeship

The Individual Private Apprenticeship provides students the opportunity to study with Sararut “Sara” Pilakun in a one-on-one environment to advance your studies above and beyond normal coursework.

Customized

Level
0

International Yoga Teachers

Specialized FREE class for community of international yoga teachers who would like to meet, practice, and share with other teachers. Space limited to 20 participants per class. Please bring a photo of your yoga teacher training certificate for verification and FREE admission.

0 Hr.

Level
0

Meditation Instruction

See our schedule for days and times of classes.

0 Hr.

Level
0

Pranayama Breathing Meditation

Flood your brain, lungs, heart, and capillaries with oxygen to purify and enrich your blood and the respiratory system while also leaving your mind calm and relaxed.

0 Hr.

Level
0

Mindfulness Breathing Meditation

Learn how to create a stable and clear mind with increased levels of concentration. (Seated, Walking, Standing, and Lying pos- tures) Space limited to 20 participants per class. You are welcome to join this class for FREE!

0 Hr.