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Modalities for Massage and Bodywork Module 1: Isolated Stretching, Ortho, Sports & Fitness Massage

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy / Occupational Therapy
Contact Hours:   5
Registration Fee:   $83

1. Identify and differentiate between static, passive and active stretching. 2. Identify and differentiate between two types of advanced stretching techniques. 3. Recognize there is a specific protocol to performing AIS. 4. Identify 5 basic assessment tools for the HOPRS Method. 5. List the 4 steps of the rehabilitation protocol. 6. Define deep longitudinal stripping. 7. Recognize the primary effect of static compression with passive shortening is a reduction in neurologic activity in the muscle 8. Identify and differentiate between 3 stages of tissue healing and massage interventions. 9. Identify 6 mechanical forces created by massage. 10. Identify 2 steps of lymph circulation. 11. Recognize that compression is applied over the main arteries, beginning close to the heart and systemically moves distally to the tips of the fingers or toes.

Target Audience
Massage Therapists, Physical Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapists, and Occupations Therapy Assistants

Chapter 1. Active Isolated Stretching - Joe Muscolino Chapter 11. Orthopedic Massage - Whitney Lowe Chapter 16. Sports and Fitness Massage - Sandy Fritz

This course utilizes text from the softback textbook by Elaine Stillerman, LMT “Modalities for Massage and Bodywork” ©2008. Gain a better understanding of the top modalities in massage practice with expert insight and a balanced, user-friendly approach. This current, consistently organized resource distills a wealth of information on 21 popular massage modalities into easy-to-read overviews detailing the essential principles behind each therapy.

Dates and Locations
Purchase Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2020 - 01-01-2020, 12:00AM 12:00AM