NIVH REFLEXOLOGY REPORT
India‟s First Reflexology Course for the Blind, NIVH
Ministry of Social Justice & Empowerment, Launches India‟s First
Reflexology Course for the Blind, at National Institute for Visually
Handicapped, Poonamalle, Chennai, Tamil Nadu; on 6th
Chief Guest: Minister Napoleon, Ministry of Social Justice &
INTERNSHIP TRAINING REPORT
List of Trainees
Durga Devi, Satish Kumar, Wilson David,
Akbar S, Muhamudu Ali, Senthil Kumar,
Ramachandran, Satya, Uthirakumar, Jegan M.,
Regional Director: Dr.Arivanandham Israel
Training Officer: Mr.Mayavan GopalaKrishnan
Placement Officer: Isacthaya Paul
Associate Partner With Nivh
Founder : Mr.CK Ashok Kumar
Chief Instructor : Sensei Maxwell Jude Anthony
REPORT BY SENSEI MAXWELL
Reflexology for the
Visually Handicapped –
Initiative of Naturals
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Chief Instructor - Reflexology
Naturals Reflexology Academy
Mob: +91-90251 40051
SENSEI MAXWELL JUDE ANTHONY
Report by Sensei Maxwell “TO COMFORT AND SUPPORT”MAY 2013
First Reflex Therapy Braille Book in India
Sensei Maxwell Jude Anthony, Chief Instructor of Reflexology,
Designed and Developed the Course ware for Reflex therapy, for the
National Institute for Visually Handicapped Printed this course ware at
their in-house Braille Press.
This “Reflex Therapy” text book was launched by Naturals at
Kotturpuram Head Quarters, On April 10th
Special thanks to Dr.Arivanandham Israel, Regional Director, South
India; for his immense interest in launching Reflexology Course for the
Visually Impaired in India and his help in printing India‟s first Braille
book in Reflexology.
3 MONTHS COURSE – FIRST BATCH
REFLEXOLOGY AT NIVH, CHENNAI
11 Visually impaired candidates participated in
this Reflexology course, launched by NIVH in
association with Naturals Reflexology.
The course was formulated with International
Standards for Reflexology. The three months
course consists of first two months of class
room, hands –on training and 3rd
Course period was 6th
March 2013 to 5th
The visually impaired has to be minimum 10th
Standard, English speaking, at age between
21years to 30 years to qualify for this course.
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Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment, Govt. of India
522, Trunk Road,
Tamil Nadu. Pin code : 600056
NATIONAL INSTITUTE FOR THE VISUALLY HANDICAPPED
About Internship Program in May, 2013
Trainees Posting Details
Senthil Kumar posted at Naturals Spencer Plaza.
Satish Kumar posted at Naturals Mandaveli.
Uthirakumar posted at Naturals RK Salai.
Jegan posted at Naturals KK Nagar.
Muhamudu Ali posted at Naturals Villivakkam.
Ramachandran posted at Naturals ICF.
Surya Kala posted at Naturals Iyyappanthangal.
Satya posted at Naturals Cuddalore
Durga Devi posted at Naturals Cuddalore
Wilson David posted at Naturals Pondicherry.
Akbar posted at Naturals Pondicherry.
About the Internship Clinical Training
Each trainee had experienced real-time clinical practice at Naturals
Parlors and Spas. The trainees were able to put to you what they have
learnt in their class rooms about reflex therapy.
Each of the reflex therapist-trainees, enjoyed working on various types
of customers who walk in each day for reflexology service. The trainees
smartly diagnosed the feet –health conditions of the customers,
interacted with the customers professionally and won the admiration of
one and all.
The trainees recorded their clinical experiences in diagnosing and
treating the various ailments during this internship.
Supervision of the trainee, follow-up was carried out by Mr.CK Ashok
Kumar, Mr.Jayseelan & Sensei Maxwell. Technical assistance was
provided by Sensei Maxwell to the trainee.
25, 1st Floor, ISTE Professional Centre,
Gandhi Mandapam Road, Kotturpuram
Mr.CK Ashok Kumar
GOALS OF INTERNSHIP
Gain experience in real-time
Face the challenges brought in
by each customer
Put to Use the training in reflex
therapy gained in class room
Experiment on various
application methods of reflex
Learn from the feed-back given
by each customer and better the
best in reflex therapy
Gain confidence as reflex
Interact with all classes of
Develop Inter-Personal skills
Management in real-time
FIRST BATCH, A GRAND SUCCESS
People responsible at the top to make this first batch in reflexology a
grand success are: Dr.Anuradha Dalmia, Dr.Arivanandham, Mr.CK
Ashok Kumar, and Sensei Maxwell Jude Anthony
The first batch of 11 trainees is fit to work as „Reflexologist‟ in the
Society. The visually impaired, through the training of Reflexology, can
now lead an inclusive-society life along with other sighted people.
Sensei Maxwell thanks each trainee for bringing a good reputation to
NIVH, Naturals and especially to the trainer Sensei Maxwell. NIVH FIRST BATCH OF TRAINEES WITH CHIEF GUEST
MR.NAPOLEAN, MINISTER FOR SOCIAL JUSTICE AND