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AUSTIN, TX, USA – MCT FULL CERTIFICATION PROGRAM

4-DAY FULL CERTIFICATION COURSE


August 1 @ 9:00 am August 4 @ 5:00 pm

The Modern Cupping Therapy Full Certification Course is intended for the professional bodyworker to fully grasp the therapeutic potential of cupping.  All content is research-based, clinically proven, and intended to provide safe and effective results for therapeutic body-working professionals.  The Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy (two-day course) builds the foundation of cupping bodywork, Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage (one-day course) educates practitioners on using cups to support lymph drainage for a multitude of therapeutic usages, and MCT for Pathology and Scar Tissue (one-day course) brings everything together, informing professionals about the impact cupping can have on a multitude of common pathologies, medical conditions, and scar tissue. Upon successful completion of written examination, the MCT Certification Program is completed over these four days of education.  There are registration options for two days (Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy), three days (Fundamentals of MCT and Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage), or four-days (MCT Full Certification Program).

$225.00 – $1,000.00
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Course Options/Descriptions


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Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy (2 days) – $475 (Early Registration) | $525 (Regular Tuition)

Earn board approved CEUs while learning the basics of cupping bodywork. As an introductory class, this course is structured to teach the science, safety, and full-body application of cupping.

  • Designed for anyone with or without a background of using cups
  • Learn to use different techniques and alternative applications for therapeutic bodywork needs
  • Gain understanding of how cups physiologically change soft tissue and interact with the body systems
  • Expand your clientele to those who are looking for a practitioner who can offer cupping therapy
  • Be more efficient in your client sessions

Course includes: User Manual, Course Paperwork, 2 sets of Cupping Equipment (Medical-grade plastic manual pump cup set & medical-grade silicone body cupping set)

CEUs: 14 hours for licensed massage therapists; 13 for acupuncturists; 12.5 for athletic trainers

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Therapeutic Cupping for Lymphatic Drainage (1 day) – $250 (Early Registration) | $275 (Regular Tuition)

Enhance your understanding of the Lymphatic System and its capabilities with this introductory Cupping Course for Lymphatic Drainage. We’ll cover the concepts of full body lymph drainage for the generally well client, and offer insight into more complicated medical conditions involving the lymphatic system and its challenges.

  • Designed to enhance knowledge of the lymphatic system and relationship with with cupping
  • Learn when to perform this type of bodywork, and when to refer to a specialist for lymph-specific issues
  • Gain insight into which cupping applications are appropriate for specific clients
  • Expand your clientele to those who are looking for a practitioner who can offer lymphatic drainage cupping therapy
  • Be more efficient in your client sessions

Course includes: User Manual, Course Paperwork, 2 sets of Cupping Equipment (Medical-grade plastic manual pump cup set & medical-grade silicone face cupping set)

CEUs: 7 hours for licensed massage therapists; 6.5 for acupuncturists; 6.25 for athletic trainers

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MCT for Pathology and Scar Tissue (1 day) – $200 (Early Registration) | $225 (Regular Tuition)

Building on the knowledge and skills gained during our Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy and Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage (TCLD) course, MCT for Pathology and Scar Tissue is focused on increasing your ability to address a variety of pathological conditions, and how to work with scar tissue responsibly. Participants will learn how to incorporate cupping and its effects into their methods of client evaluation and assessment; knowing who can or cannot receive cupping, and what methods of application will be best or not recommended for each individual.

  • Designed for bodyworkers in medical-based practices or who closely work with pre- and post-operative clientele
  • Learn to safely address scar tissue using cups
  • Gain various treatment options for medical conditions and pathologies
  • Improve scar tissue mobilization and related soft tissue dysfunction
  • Implement short hand options for charting and documenting treatments

Course includes: User Manual, Course Paperwork

CEUs: 7 hours for licensed massage therapists; 6.5 for acupuncturists; 6.25 for athletic trainers

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Full Certification Course (4 days) – $900 (Early Registration) | $1000 (Regular Tuition)

Understanding the holistic effects of therapeutic cupping on the body, its systems, and the impact cupping can have on a multitude of different common pathologies and medical condition the professional bodyworker will see throughout their career. Gain confidence by learning safe, yet highly efficient and direct applications.

  • Designed for all licensed professional bodyworkers
  • Learn to safely integrate cups into your practice
  • Gain various treatment options for medical conditions and pathologies
  • Improve scar tissue mobilization and related soft tissue dysfunction
  • Implement short hand options for charting and documenting treatments

Course includes: User Manual, Course Paperwork, 3 sets of cups (Medical-grade plastic manual pump cup set, medical-grade silicone body cupping set & medical-grade silicone face cupping set)

CEUs: 24-28 hours depending on licensure

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Full Certification Program | 4 Days | Austin, TX
August 1-4, 2024
$ 1,000.00
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MCT Combination Course | 3 Days | Austin, TX
August 1-3, 2024
$ 775.00
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Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy Course | 2 Days | Austin, TX
August 1-2, 2024
$ 525.00
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Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage Course | 1 Day | Austin, TX
August 3, 2024
$ 275.00
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Pathology and Scar Tissue Course | 1 Day | Austin, TX
August 4, 2024
$ 225.00
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Lauren Lane Portrait

Lauren Lane

LMBT, CMCTP/E, CMRMP, CMLDT

With a background in structural and postural restoration, Lauren is an advocate of using cupping therapy to aid in myofascial release and lymphatic therapy. This allows her to work with patients who need the deep tissue work in a way that is much more comfortable. Her extensive knowledge and ability to explain complex topics in a relatable way paired with her enthusiasm for teaching makes her an ideal instructor. She also is a speciality in Temporomandibular disorders (TMDs), where the majority of her clients come to her for help with jaw pain and discomfort.

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Stacie Nevelus

LMT, CNMT, Modern Cupping TherapyE/P, CECP

A specialist in therapeutic and sports massage applications, Stacie has become known as a specialist in acute and chronic injuries, and has expanded that knowledge through her work with elite and professional athletes in the MLB and NFL, as well as world-ranking professionals and Olympians. As a result of her expertise, Stacie has been featured often in industry publications, and conducted a number of appearances on TV and radio to help educate others on the benefits of cupping in sports therapies.

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Shannon Gilmartin

CMT CMLDT, CMCTPE

Shannon Gilmartin, CMT, co-founding owner of Modern Cupping Therapy Education Company, is a Licensed and Nationally Certified Massage Therapist, Certified Modern Cupping Therapy Practitioner and Educator, and Certified Manual Lymph Drainage Practitioner. In addition to her focus in cupping bodywork, she has over twenty years of experience in bodywork, including: manual lymph drainage, medical massage, myofascial release, neuromuscular, craniosacral, soft tissue injury rehabilitation, Thai massage, and visceral manipulation. She has taught all over the United States and abroad, including Canada, Costa Rica, Guatemala, Ireland, Italy, and Puerto Rico (US). Shannon owns a private practice in Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA.

Shannon has authored the Modern Cupping Therapy series, including ‘The Guide to Modern Cupping Therapy: A Step-by-Step Source for Vacuum Therapies,’ ‘Easy Facial Cupping at Home,’ and ‘Face and Body Cupping: A Step-by-Step Guide to Lymph Drainage for Professional Cosmetic Rejuvenation, Cellulite Reduction and Contouring.’ Shannon has been published in several magazines, been interviewed on several platforms, lectured at sports medicine conferences, and hosted online webinars.

Shannon is also very passionate about her work with charitable organizations, including Global Healthworks Foundation, Homes of Hope Orphanage system, and Surfers Healing.

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Focus on the FULL MCT Certification Course

Discover the truly dynamic potential of therapeutic cupping and earn a certification in cupping therapy. While cupping therapies have existed worldwide throughout time, Modern Cupping Therapy offers education in the theory, safety, and practical application of vacuum therapies for the non-invasive (no bleeding or ‘wet’ cupping), therapeutic usage of cups.

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Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy

2-day Course
12.5-14 CEUs*

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Therapeutic Cupping for Lymphatic Drainage

1-day Course
6.25-7 CEUs*

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MCT for Pathology & Scar Tissue

1-day Course
6.25-7 CEUs*

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Modern Cupping Therapy Full Certification

Want more detailed info about our Introductory Courses? Click the titles of each to get more info.
*CEUs vary by profession and state. Please confirm that your board will accept the CEUs before registering for a course.

New to Modern Cupping Therapy Education Co?

Start with our Introductory Courses

Providing an excellent cupping therapy service for your clients begins with understanding the science and the safety of using therapeutic cupping in your bodywork. Each student of MCTEC starts with our introductory courses to ensure that everyone knows the science and practices the safety in accordance with our standard. Everyone starts here.

To take any additional MCT courses, practitioners must complete Fundamentals of Modern Cupping Therapy and Therapeutic Cupping for Lymph Drainage OR our 3-day Combination Course.

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2-day Course
12.5-14 CEUs*

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3-day Course
18.75-21 CEUs*

Want more detailed info about our Introductory Courses? Click the titles of each to get more info.
*CEUs vary by profession and state. Please confirm that your board will accept the CEUs before registering for a course.