Course 2: Hand Reflexology

*This class is spread out over 2 Mondays: 9 hours each day. 
The class must be paid in full for the total 18 hours.

For all those interested, the REFLEXOLOGY WORKS® 100 Hour Certification Program includes Course 1 (Foot Reflexology), Course 2 (Hand Reflexology), Course 3 (Face Reflexology), Course 4 (Advanced Reflexology) and Reflexology Clinic. Courses 1 through 3 need NOT be taken in sequential order. Course 4, Advanced Reflexology, must be taken  following satisfactory completion of the first 3 courses.  Reflexology Clinic, is the final step to becoming certified.) For more information on  the 100 HOUR CERTIFICATION click here.

Reflexology is a safe and specialized form of manual therapy applied to specific areas of the feet, hands, face or ears, which stimulates physiological changes in the body. Among other benefits it has been found to be effective in relieving stress and tension, reducing pain and promoting a greater sense of well-being. Reflexology is a must know modality for all health care professionals and laypersons alike. It is fascinating to learn, fun to do and is experienced as one of the most DEEPLY RELAXING and ENJOYABLE sensations EVER!!!

REFLEXOLOGY WORKS Course 2 “Hand Reflexology” is a two-day comprehensive intensive focused “solely” on Reflexology of the HANDS and will cover: 

  • History of Zone Theory and Reflexology
  • Effects
  • Credible research
  • Prevailing theories
  • Hand Anatomy
  • Reflex Locations
  • Reflexology Techniques

The following Reflexology techniques will be demonstrated clearly by the instructor and practiced via multiple guided trades in a progressive and logical sequence with emphasis on SENSITIVITY AWARENESS and MECHANICS:

  • Forearm, Wrist, Hand and Finger Warm Up Moves
  • Basic Hold/Stabilization Techniques
  • Thumb Walking
  • Finger Walking
  • Reflex Rotation
  • Pinpointing
  • Hooking In and Backing Up

Growing mechanical and intentional mastery of all basic Reflexology techniques (by way of practice) leads to the development of refined palpatory sensitivity, enhanced intuitive capacity and the ability to create an infinite number of effective Reflexology routines with each and every session.

Learning Reflexology will undoubtedly improve your ability to treat the stress and pain related complaints of your clients, family and friends. Experience the blissful results for yourself.


hand reflexology
AUG 14 & 21, 2017
18 CEs

Instructor: Alexis Somoano, LMT
Hours: 9AM – 7PM (both Mondays)
Discounted Price: $325 (within 4 weeks of class start)
Student/Reviewer Price: $225 
Regular Price: $375 thereafter
Deposit: $100 minimum non-refundable deposit


About Alexis Somoano, LMT

Alex holds a B.S. in Liberal Studies with concentrations in Biology, Health Sciences and Physical Sciences from the University of Central Florida, 1997. Since graduating from Educating Hands in 1999 he has maintained a private therapeutic massage practice integrating NMT, Thai and Reflexology. In 2006 he began working with the Miami City Ballet. Alex taught classes in Kinesiology and Massage at Educating Hands from 2003-2010 and served as their Director of Admissions from 2007-2010. He developed a CE series called Muscle Anatomy and Palpation and currently teaches the Reflexology Works 100 Hour Certification Program.