MSG 201: Therapeutic Massage for Special Populations

Program
Hours 2
Theory Hours
1
In this course, students learn to adapt massage sessions to the needs of special populations, such as pregnant women, infants, elderly, and the terminally ill. Topics include technique variations, length of session, contraindications, cautions, considerations for survivors of abuse, and possible benefits. Upon completion of this course, students will be able to discuss and demonstrate techniques for performing therapeutic massage for special populations.
Prerequisites

Successful completion of MSG 102