THM 1201 - Intro to Massage Therapy

In this introductory course, students will learn about massage therapy techniques and principles. Emphasis is placed on classic western massage techniques. Topics covered will include general principles for giving massage, benefits, contraindications, basic strokes, and elementary anatomy and physiology. Successful completion with a grade of C or better is required prior to admission to the Massage Therapy program. One-half classroom per week.

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