Professional Ethics for Bodyworkers (Online)

Online Course (any time) 3 CE Hours $55

This class is designed to fulfill 3 hours of continuing education in ethics requirement for NCBTMB Standard V and North Carolina massage and bodywork licensing.  Referencing North Carolina as well as the NCBTMB code of ethics, participants will learn the basics of client- practitioner dynamics and why professional boundaries are so important to protect both our clients and ourselves.

Learning Objectives: 

Participants will learn how to create safe relationships by exploring the following topics:

  • common dilemmas and how to solve them
  • dealing with sexual issues, boundaries
  • confidentiality
  • business practices/policies
  • draping
  • scope of practice
  • dual relationships
  • transference and counter-transference

Asheville School of Massage & Yoga – National Approved Provider #450444-07

Once you have completed the course you'll receive your CE Course Completion Certificate within 3 business days by the email. If you have completed the course by October 28th you will receive your certificate by October 30th in order to meet the NC license renewal deadline. Your access to the course material will be available for 3 months or until you complete the course successfully, whichever comes first.

About the instructor

Pripo Teplitsky, MA, LPC

Pripo offers a diverse practice that balances the connection between mind, body and spirit. He holds a master’s degree in counseling/psychology from Goddard College, in Vermont. He has lived, studied and worked at Esalen Institute, a renowned human potential learning center in Big Sur, CA, and is a certified Esalen® massage practitioner. Pripo has a private counseling practice in Asheville, NC specializing in relationship issues. His main goal is to help support people to live with truth and authenticity.