SYSTEMIC DEEP TISSUE THERAPY®: DATES TBA
Introductory and Intermediate courses must be taken consecutively.
PLEASE CONTACT ARMAND AYALTIN FOR COURSE DATES
Duly trained Instructors by Armand Ayaltin listed on the website are the only authorized team to teach the SYSTEMIC DEEP TISSUE THERAPY® course workshops.
COURSE FEE: CAN$525.00 each.
DEPOSIT: Non- Refundable Deposit of $150.00 is required when registering for the course (Intro and Intermediate- $150 for each) and balance must be paid 1 week prior to the start date of the workshop.
ARMAND AYALTIN DNM, RHT, RMT Originator and developer of SDTT.
Armand has been in private practice as an Herbalist since 1974, Massage Therapist since 1975, SDT Therapist since 1980. He has studied at the following Institutions:
Faculty of Herbal Medicine (UK) 1970-1972
National Institute of Medical Herbalists (UK) 1973-1976
Shiatsu and Macrobiotic Therapy- East and West Foundation (UK) 1971-1973
Emerson College of Herbology (Canada) 1977-1978
Apprenticeship with Mr. T.C. Wheeler FNIMH Medical Herbalist (UK)1974-1976
Northern College of Massage Therapy (UK) 1974-1976
Kings Mountain Natural Health Center (USA) 1978-79
International Academy of Reflexotherapy (Russia) 1996
International Su-Jok Acupuncture Association (Russia) 1997
Nu-Life Sciences Live Blood Analysis (USA) 1998
Taught manual lymphatic drainage (MLD) at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy (WCCMT- Vancouver, B.C.) 1985-1990 inclusive.
He has drawn and set up the following programmes which he has taught at the Dominion Herbal College between 1995- 2004: Herbal History, Herbal and Natural Medicine Philosophy and the Clinical Herbalist-Aromatherapy.
He has originated and developed Systemic Deep Tissue Therapy (SDTT) during the late 1970s, by observation of common landmarks of the human body and their relationship to structural disease. He has been teaching this method to Physiotherapists and registered Massage Therapists since mid- 1980’s.
Other related activities:
He has given lectures, presentations and workshops on SDTT in B.C. and across Canada, Herbal Medicine and Herbal-Aromatherapy on TV in Toronto, at the MTA of B.C. and other Canadian Colleges and Health and Wellness Symposia. He has written articles on SDTT in the B.C. Massage Practitioner and the Ontario Journal of Soft Tissue Manipulation. He has written articles on Herbal-Aromatherapy and Massage Therapy in Canadian Health Magazines and has contributed to the “External Healing Methods” section of the Encyclopedia of Natural Healing.
Currently professional member of the following:
- Examining Board of Natural Medicine Practitioners Ontario, since 2003
- College of Massage Therapists of B.C. since 1980
- Massage Therapy Association of B.C. (Founding Director)
- Canadian Herbalist Association of B.C. Since 1976 (Registrar)
TIA HALL RMT.
Tia has been in private practice in Vancouver since 1991. She has studied at the following Institutions:
Physical Education at the University of Victoria, B.C. 1985-87
Massage Therapy at the WCCMT, Vancouver, B.C. 1989-1991
Dr. Vodder¦s manual lymphatic drainage system, WCCMT, 1990
Low-back muscle energy technique, WCCMT, 1991
Systemic Deep Tissue Therapy at the SDTT Centre, North Vancouver, 1994 to present.
Touch for Health a the TFH Foundation, Vancouver, 1994
Thai Massage (Diploma) Institute of Thai Massage, Thailand, 1995
Join Shin Do Acupressure at the JSD Foundation, Vancouver2000
Member, College of Massage Therapists of B.C. since 1991
Member, SDTT Centre since 1995
JAN CECOT BSc, RMT.
Jan has been in private practice in North Vancouver since 1995. He has studied at the following Institutions:
B.Sc. (Phys. Ed) University of Warsaw.
Massage Therapy at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, Vancouver, B.C. 1993-1995
Systemic Deep Tissue Therapy at the SDDT Centre, North Vancouver, B.C. 1998 to present.
Member, College of Massage Therapists of B.C. since 1995
Member Massage Therapy Association of B.C. since 1993
Member SDDT Centre since 1998
GRAHAM STAMPER RMT.
Graham has been in private practice in Vancouver since 1995. He has studied at the following Institutions:
Health and Fitness in Kinesiology at Simon Fraser University, 1980-1981
Massage Therapy at the West Coast College of Massage Therapy, 1993-1995
Systemic Deep Tissue Therapy at the SDTT Centre, North Vancouver, B.C. 1999 to present.
Member, College of Massage Therapists of B.C. since 1993
Member, Massage Therapy Association since 1993
Graham has been a ski instructor since 1982 to present and he also has served as the Director of the School.