Description
Therapeutic Massage 2
Students continue to build upon conceptual framework as established in Therapeutic Massage 1. Topics covered include: (1) research literacy; (2) wellness concepts and stress reduction methods; (3) benefits and effects for therapeutic massage; (4) indications and contraindications to massage therapy; (5) endangerment sites; (6) consultation and record keeping; (7) the development of the massage professional; (8) full body therapeutic massage techniques; (9) proper draping techniques; and (10) proper body mechanics.
Details
Grading Basis
Official
Units
4
Offering
Course
THERMASS 31537342
Academic Group
Technical Diploma
Academic Organization
Health Related Professions
Enrollment Requirements
Must be accepted to Therapeutic Massage Program Pre-/Co-requisites: grade of C or better in Intro to Ther. Massage 1, 31537340; Body Structure & Function, 10501153, OR 20-806-206 General A & P; Musculoskeletal Anatomy for the Massage Therapist, 10537336
Typically Offered
Fall, Spring