THM 1215 - Massage Therapy II

This course introduces the massage therapy student to intermediate level therapeutic techniques. Joint movements, body mobilizations, hydrotherapy, Tia-Yoga, prenatal massage, infant massage, sports massage, stretching and exercise are incorporated in theory and hands-on classes. Contemporary massage and bodywork topics include myofascial techniques, trigger point therapy, foot reflexology, and others. Massage therapy for special populations ready the student for their clinical experiences. PREREQUISITES: LSC 2111 Human Anatomy & Physiology I, THM 1205 Foundations of Massage Therapy, THM 1210 Massage Therapy I - concurrent enrollment allowed for accelerated certificate. CO-REQUISITE: THM 1250 Massage Therapy Clinical I.

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