Join Beth Ann Townsend as she presents Abdominal Therapy for Professionals - Part 1 (ATP1). Beth Ann has trained extensively with Rosita Arvigo, DN, for 12 years and has been an educator for clients, community and professionals who want to focus on Abdominal Therapy which includes digestive and reproductive health.


The class focuses on the anterior portion of Abdominal Therapy, based on the work of Dr Rosita Arvigo, and presented by the Abdominal Therapy Collective, Inc. (ATC). This experiential class is spread over four consecutive Sundays and is hosted by Blue Heron Academy of Healing Arts and Science.

Initially, you’ll be given your own self-care tools. As you experience this work in your own body, you’ll gain a unique perspective of these effective Abdominal Therapy techniques. You’ll then learn to apply these techniques in a professional capacity for your clients.
You’ll need to be a professional therapist who holds a qualification in anatomy and physiology, and able to perform massage on clients within the legal requirements of your state.

ATC offers a uniquely integrative approach to abdominal and pelvic health with focused anatomy and physiology. It supports it’s practitioner members with extensive educational resources, mentorship, website listing and community.
Abdominal Therapy For Professionals - Part One will teach you an effective, anterior stand-alone treatment. Attending Part Two completes this picture, offering insights and ways to further support whole body wellness.

Your educator:
Beth Ann Townsend has her MMT and HHP from Blue Heron Academy. She is one of the founders and educators of the Abdominal Therapy Collective, Inc.
(ATC). Beth has trained extensively with Dr Rosita Arvigo, who developed this  work, and is a practitioner and educator for her community and professionals
who want to focus on Abdominal Therapy.

You’ll learn:

  • The history and lineage of Abdominal Therapy.

  • How to perform Your Abdominal Massage (YAM) on yourself and your clients.

  • Abdominal and Pelvic Anatomy and Physiology.

  • Common signs and symptoms for pelvic and abdominal conditions.

  • How to perform Abdominal Therapy on your client’s anterior body.

  • How to complete our ATC’s unique Health Story consultation form.

  • Supportive techniques for pelvic and abdominal conditions.

  • How the Abdominal Therapy Collectives supports you to grow your business.


On completion, you’ll receive:

  • Certificate Of Attendance.

  • 30 CE’s from AMMA.

  • Access to attend Abdominal Therapy For Professionals Part Two.

  • Your first year’s membership with the Abdominal Therapy Collective.

For more information or to register your place, contact Beth Ann Townsend HERE

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