As any good learning experience should, this seminar provided me with a few surprises. The professionals in attendance were not all massage therapists. There were physical therapists and occupational therapists in attendance as well.
John Barnes himself was not there. DVDs of prerecorded lectures he had given at his clinic in Arizona were played for us instead. After each demonstrated technique, an instructor reviewed what we had seen, elaborated and answered questions, and then had us pair off to try the techniques on each other.
John Barnes and the instructor present were both physical therapists. They addressed and instructed us accordingly. This was not a bad thing, becau