Outcome Based Massage I (TMS220)
3.0 Semester Hours
This course presents the application of therapeutic massage techniques in relation to pathology. Assessment of posture, movement patterns, referral pains, range of motion, and soft tissue of the upper body are covered as well as therapeutic massage for acute or chronic musculoskeletal pain or problems in the upper back, chest, head, neck, shoulders and upper extremities. In addition, the student explores knowledge of personal holistic well-being and learns to apply this knowledge when working with clients.
Prereq: Program admission (degree).