Illinois-Based Workshops

Ready for some hands-on experiences?  Check out the workshop schedule for our Chicagoland area classes.

2024 Illinois-Based Workshops

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Feb 24-25
Jun 8-9

Trust & Relationship-Building with Dogs*

Mar 15-17
July 5-7 

Canine Massage Fundamentals*

Apr 12-14
Aug 2-4

The Physical Dog*

May 3-5
Sept 6-8

Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy & Orthopedic Friction

Jun 1-2
Oct 5-6

Lymphatic Massage: The Common Denominator

Jun 22-23

Applied Acupressure Fundamentals

* These workshops have an online prerequisite course.

Classes run from 9:00am-6:00pm each day.

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Get Started with Online Courses

Our in-class workshops build on the knowledge you gain from the online courses.
Register for the following online courses any time, and complete each one before attending its corresponding workshop.
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Trust & Relationship-Building with Dogs, Part 1

Begin your journey with this online course that prepares you for the 2-day workshop.
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Canine Massage Fundamentals, Part 1

Prepare for the 3-day hands-on workshop with this prerequisite online course. 
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The Physical Dog, Part 1

Immerse yourself in canine anatomy & physiology with this online course to prepare for the 3-day workshop. 
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Sweet Home Chicagoland!

Our Illinois-based workshops will take place at K9 Therapy Massage in Villa Park, which is 13 miles southwest of O'Hare International Airport.

Meet Our Chicago Instructors

Denise Theobald
LMT, CVMRT, NCCMT

Canis Bodyworks Co-Founder
Certified Veterinary Massage and Rehabilitation Therapist
Certified Canine Massage Therapist

Caragh Reilly
NCCMT

Certified Canine Massage Therapist

Sue Bohr
NCCMT, RP

Certified Canine Massage Therapist
Level 2 Reiki Practitioner

Shelby Conrad
NCCMT

Certified Canine Massage Therapist
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Questions?

Visit our Contact page, or reach out to us at [email protected].

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