Massage Therapy - Courses

Day & Evening Program: Clock Hours: 675

Theory
  • Introduction to Hydrotherapy
  • Business Practices and Ethics
  • Massage and Medicine
  • HIV Recognition and Policies
  • Massage of the Spa Setting
  • Classification of Massage Movements
  • Sanitary and Safety Practices
  • Equipment and Products
  • Indications and Contradictions of Massage
  • The Reproductive System
  • The Excretory System
  • The Digestive System
  • The Respiratory System
  • The Endocrine System
  • The Nervous System
  • The Immune System
  • The Lymph-Vascular System
  • The Circulatory System
  • The Muscular System
  • The Skeletal System
  • The Integumentary System
  • Anatomical Positions, Terms and Meanings
  • Cells and Tissues
  • Anatomy and Physiology Overview
  • Requirements for the Massage Practitioners
  • History of Massage
Practical
  • Spa Therapy
  • National Certification to Examination Review
  • Introduction to Aromatherapy
  • Chair Massage
  • Stress Therapy and Relaxation
  • Reflexology
  • Ayurveda
  • Shiatsu
  • Asian Bodywork Therapy
  • Yin and Yang
  • Passive Positioning Techniques
  • Muscular Energy Techniques (MET)
  • Neuromuscular Therapies
  • Neurophysiologic Therapies
  • Deep Tissue Massage
  • Manual Lymphatic Massage
  • Pre and Post Pregnancies Massage
  • Prenatal Massage
  • Other Therapeutic Modalities
  • Athletic/ Sports Massage Practices
  • Therapeutic Massage Practices
  • Treatment Room Routine and Procedures
  • Applications of Massage Movements
  • Swedish Massage Movements