Deep Massage : The Lauterstein Method

with David Lauterstein

Class schedule:  Mondays –

11/5, 11/12     –     10am – 5pm
11/19               –     1pm – 5pm
11/26, 12/3    –     10am – 5pm
12/10              –      1pm – 5pm

32 hours – $550 ($100 Deposit)

This class is offered as a continuing education workshop (and will also include the students taking our Advanced Clinical Training.)


Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method: 32 hours.   Learn TLC’s unique approach to myofascial therapy.  In this program, you will learn 30+ new deep massage techniques to help clients release tension and the effects of injury much more quickly and thoroughly.  Deep Massage uses deep effleurage, myofascial release, trigger points, and soft tissue fulcrums to address both the tension being held in the muscular, fascial, neurologic and energetic systems.

You will learn deep massage techniques for the whole body – the erector spinae, multifidus and rotatores, quadaratus lumborum, trapezius, levator scapula, gluteus maximus, gluteus medius, tensor fascia lata, hamstrings, quadriceps, it band, tibialis anterior, fibularis, gastrocnemius/soleus, rectus abdominis, pectoralis major, scalenes, the deep suboccipital muscles, the occipitofrontalis, and the facial muscles.

This curriculum is based on The Deep Massage Book – How to Combine Structure and Energy in Bodywork, a 2012 publication authored by David Lauterstein and published by Redwing Book Company.  Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method is a unique modality, which has been refined by Mr. Lauterstein and his fellow teachers since 1984.

David Lauterstein
, BA (Music Composition), LMT, Cert. ZB, TLC School Co-Director, MTI has been in massage and bodywork practice since 1977.  He has become one of the most highly respected international educators in the massage therapy realm. He is the recipient of the American Massage Therapy Association’s Jerome Perlinski 2012 Teacher of the Year Award.

David regularly teaches in England and throughout the U.S since 1982. He is the author of the books, Putting the Soul Back in the Body: A Manual of Imaginative Anatomy for Massage Therapists  and The Deep Massage Book: How to Combine Structure and Energy in Bodywork. He is certified in Structural Bodywork, Zero Balancing, and is the founder of Deep Massage: The Lauterstein Method. He is a faculty member of the Zero Balancing Health Association. His background prior to massage therapy was in philosophy and music composition (BA, U of Illinois, 1972). Click here to learn more about David, his books, and classes.