THM 1205 - Foundations of Massage Therapy

This course exposes the student to major concepts, terminology, and the legal and ethical issues involved in therapeutic massage. Topics include history, contemporary development, various massage systems, professional ethics, scope of practice, and contemporary issues in the profession. PREREQUISITE: BOC 1225 Introduction to Medical Terminology, LSC 2111 Human Anatomy & Physiology I, THM 1201 Intro to Massage Therapy. CO-REQUISITE:LSC 2112 Human Anatomy & Physiology II, THM 1210 Massage Therapy I.

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