MST 1000

Introduction to Massage Therapy

3 Credits

Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program or consent of the program coordinator

This course offers a basic overview of massage therapy.  Topics covered include the history and theory of massage therapy, basic techniques, terminology, and contraindications to massage therapy.  Also discussed will be proper body mechanics, self-care and injuries related to the massage therapist, proper draping techniques, and professional ethics.  Course/lab fees