Pathology for the Massage Therapist

Students will learn about pathological conditions of the musculo-skeletal system and joints, as well as the pathological conditions of each anatomical system. Communicable diseases and hygiene will be discussed, as […]

Clinical Internship II

The State of NH requires students to have 125 hours of hands-on experience in approved programs of massage therapy.¬† The student will arrange for their own massage sessions (schedule and […]

Clinical Internship I

The State of NH requires students to have 125 hours of hands-on experience in approved programs of massage therapy.¬† The student will arrange for their own massage sessions (schedule and […]

Special Populations Massage

This course examines ways that the massage professional can help clients with special needs. Topics include infant and child massage, prenatal massage, geriatric massage, medical massage, and massage for physically […]

Kinesiology

This course will serve as an in-depth analysis of the anatomical, physiological, and neuromuscular principles of human movement as it applies to massage therapy. (Prerequisite: MASS101W)

Deep Tissue Massage

This course will be hands-on and gives the student an understanding of the use of deeper strokes including trigger point, myofascial release, and cross fiber friction. Students will also learn […]

Musculo-Skeletal Studies

This course will concentrate on the muscular and skeletal systems of the body, adding to the knowledge learned in the Human Biology course. Students will be able to identify, locate, […]

Oriental Theory

This course will serve as an introduction to the theory and practice of structured touch based upon Oriental thought and bodywork practices including the 12 organ meridians, the 5 elements, […]

Swedish Massage II

MASS110W continues and completes Swedish massage. Students concentrate on self-injury prevention, professional environment, as well as advanced use of the basic strokes and the incorporation of a personal style to […]

Spa Techniques

This course familiarizes the student with the various techniques used in spas. These will include, in addition to massage, wraps, scrubs, basic aromatherapy, and hot stone. (Prerequisite: MASS101W)

Massage Business Practices

This course will provide specific information for those wishing to develop a massage business and strategies for career planning and development. ¬†Students will learn about employment choices, marketing, office procedures […]

Swedish Massage I

This course will be the introduction to the study of therapeutic massage. Students will learn the history of massage and review scientific research into the effects of massage therapy including […]