Professional Ethics for Bodyworkers (Online)
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.
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
- business practices/policies
- scope of practice
- dual relationships
- transference and counter-transference
Asheville School of Massage & Yoga – National Approved Provider #450444-07
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.