MSG 108: Foundations of Therapeutic Massage

Program
Hours 2
Theory Hours
1
The purpose of this course is for students to comprehend foundational information related to the profession of therapeutic massage. Specific topics include: history of therapeutic massage, professional ethics and standards of practice, regulatory agencies and their requirements, client and therapist’s professional relationships, communication skills, and an overview of types of therapeutic massage. Included in this course are opportunities for students to apply professional behaviors associated with massage therapy in a simulated environment.
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