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This presentation examines careers in massage therapy, offering insight into massage therapy degree programs, schools and career options.

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  • The ABC’s of a Career in Massage Therapy
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    MASSAGE THERAPY
    Do you want people to feel good about themselves? Are you concerned about other peoples’ health? Are you patient and comfortable around people? If you answered yes to any of these question, a massage therapy career may be right for you.
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    A. CAREERS IN MASSAGE THERAPY
    • Places to work as a Massage Therapist View slide
    • Private practice View slide
    • Multidisciplinary clinics
    • Spas and holistic centers
    • Doctors’ or chiropractors’ offices
    • Rehabilitation centers
    • Nursing homes or hospitals
    • Health clubs and fitness facilities
    • Sports teams or sports medicine clinics
    • On-site massage in the workplace
    • Clients’ homes
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  • B. Massage Therapy Courses
    {
    • -Anatomy
    • -Physiology
    • -Kinesiology
    • -Pathology
    • -Massage history and theory
    • -Massage techniques and practice
    • -Assessment
    • -Principles of treatment
    • -Nutrition
    • -Ethics
    • -Business
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  • C. Benefits of Being a Massage Therapist
    Helping Others
    Relieving the stress of others can be rewarding
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    Lifestyle
    Create you own hours and avoid the corporate lifestyle
    Financial Benefits
    Depending on where you work, massage therapy can be financially rewarding
    Career Stability
    Massage therapy is a growing field. As the medical benefits of massage therapy, become more well known, the need for qualified therapists is increasing.
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  • Massage Therapy Schools & Certifications
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    There are several options when it comes to massage therapy schools and degree programs. Considering tuition prices and time requirements to become certified to help narrow down your options.
    Licensure is required to practice massage therapy. Massage therapy schools and degree programs can assist you in understanding U.S. licensing requirements.
    National certification is also required by some states. Check with your massage therapy school to find out your states’ requirements.
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    Get Certified Now!
    Visit UniversityDecisions.com to
    Review your degree program options
    Choose to go to school online, on-campus or both
    Explore colleges, universities, career colleges and vocational schools
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