This course explores various types of therapies often used in conjunction with therapeutic massage, as well as the use of massage therapy to support clients with common conditions and common postural deviations. The course also addresses working with special populations. The topics covered in this course include: Asian and energy based body work, spa treatments, stress reduction techniques, hydrotherapy and temperature therapies, and aromatherapy. As the final course in the Therapeutic Massage Program, the student gains experience in organizing community outreach events and in using the tools and study strategies for the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination.
Prereq: TMS125; TMS140.
Coreq: TMS146; TMS164.