At NHI, we teach a wide range of massage modalities so that you can become a successful massage therapist. We also teach you how to assess a client’s individual needs and how to develop a customized massage program to meet those needs.
In this class, you will learn Swedish massage, acupressure/shiatsu massage, sports massage, massage for pregnant women, massage for people with injuries, seated massage, foot reflexology, deep tissue massage, energy massage, joint mobilization, rocking and shaking massage, professional draping procedures, body mechanics for the therapist, and assessment and customization of massage sessions.
Do you want to know how to become a massage therapist and learn all about the human body? Among many other topics, you will learn about the structure and function of the musculo-skeletal system, including the origin, insertion, and action of muscles; range of motion; postural analysis; and kinesiology.