Category: Courses – Specialties

CPR Certification Requirements for Massage Therapist in Some States

If you are a massage therapist, you may have considered whether you should be trained in Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation, or CPR.  If you are licensed in some US states, you are required to maintain a valid CPR certificate (Alaska, Delaware, Hawaii,

Anatomy and Physiology for Massage Therapy

Anatomy is the study of the structure of the body, while physiology is the study of its function.  If you are going to become a massage therapist in the United States, chances are good that you will be required to

What is Acupressure Massage, How It Works & the Different Ailments It Cures

Acupressure massage is commonly confused with Acupuncture. Even though the basic principle behind the two massage types is the same, they are quite different. In order to perform an acupuncture massage, the key points of the body are pierced with

Learn About Swedish Massage, How It Works and How You Can Benefit from it in Your Massage Therapy Career

When people talk about massage, the first thing that comes to mind is the Swedish massage which is one of the best known massage forms offered by massage facilities, fitness centers and spas. It is a full body workout that

What is TMJ Dysfunction and How Can You Treat it with Mouth Massage?

Massage therapy helps people to recover from a variety of injuries. Massage therapy is often used in the scope of pain management. People from all walks of life and situations can benefit from this type of therapy. Athletes, accident victims, cancer