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Active Isolated Stretching: The Mattes Method centers on physiological principles of specific muscle lengthening, increased circulation and oxygen to the tissues, lengthening of the superficial and deep fascia. The seminar involves exact details of how to safely lengthen muscles and fascia simultaneously maintaining a physiologically based agonist-antagonist relationship.

The seminar is 30% lectures, 70% hands-on work. Detailed approaches to each muscle surrounding a joint, various indications and contraindications related to diseases, injuries, joint replacements, osteoporosis and aging factors. Carpal tunnel, thoracic outlet, tendonitis, arthritis, fibromyalgia, back problems, neuropathy, and various sports medicine considerations are discussed and demonstrated during the seminar. The Mattes Method is incorporated into the 4 day Seminar.

The cost of attending the seminars vary according to location. . Client evaluations and treatments are available and students may usually observe.

Seminars are usually 32 hours in length, 4 days. (Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday).

Some special cases such as organizational meetings/fund raisers, or conventions, venues can be much shorter. Those circumstances are usually advertised as such.


Event DetailsMore About Active Isolated Stretching and Strengthening November 1-4, 2018 Advanced Seminar

The seminar is 32 Hours, running Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday

The cost of the Seminar is $650.00.   A $50.00 Non-Refundable deposit is charged at the time of registration.  The balance of $600.00 will be run around Oct 9 th. You will receive an email to remind you a week before the date the card will be run for the balance of payment.

Call Judy Mattes 941-922-1939 to register

Nov 1 (Thursday) registration & setup will be from 8-9 AM.  Class will start promply at 9:00 AM and will conclude at 6 PM that day.  Friday and Saturday classes will run from 8 AM - 6 PM.  Sunday Class will run from 8 am - 3 pm which will allow those traveling to catch a flight or early start for home.

Courtyard Marriott 8305 Tourist Center Drive., University Park, FL (Sarasota)

Please bring your Blue Stretching Book and White Strengthening Book and Rope with you when your arrive on Thursday.

Bring a sweater or sweat shirt in case the room is to cold for you.

There is no video taping or recording allowed at the seminar.  No exceptions

To make hotel reservations call:  941-360-2626.  The Room Rate is $129.00 per night for the hotel.  Mention Aaron Mattes Seminar for the group rate.  The group rate will expire around Oct 9th.

Seminar Location: Courtyard by Marriott  8305 Tourist Center Dr., University Park, Fl. 34201 (Border of Sarasota and Bradenton off of University Parkway.  It is located 5 miles from Sarasota/Bradenton Airport - SRQ

Click the link below to Book you hotel at the Marriott by Courtyard

Call 941-922-1939  TO REGISTER.  Note:  Your spot is NOT reserved until you call Judy Mattes and register by Phone 941-922-1939 with all of your contact information, credit card number with exp. date and security code


Wear comfortable clothes to expercise in and bring a sweat shirt in case you get cold.

CE Provider for:  NCBTMB (National Massage) 042731-00, Florida Massage 50-14, ACE CEP96604, AFAA10,037, NASM 3,058,  NSCA E1011, RKT.