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Milken Institute School of Public Health
Exercise and Nutrition Sciences (EXNS)
LSPA
1065
Introduction to Therapeutic Massage
Intro. to Therapeutic Massage
Spring 2016
1
Course Type
Basic Activity
Lecture
Default Grading Method
Pass/No Pass (Fail)

Yes
100
2
No

Corequisites

10

Frequency of Offering

Term(s) Offered

Are there Course Equivalents?
No
 
Yes
Fee Type
Material
14
Materials fee.
No


Instruction to basic Swedish massage techniques. Draping, basic muscle anatomy, body mechanics, and the holistic benefits of therapeutic touch.
• Observe and apply basic Swedish massage techniques • Model appropriate draping and communication skills • Identify basic muscle anatomy • Exhibit proper body mechanics • Describe the holistic benefits of therapeutic touch • Reproduce the skills learned to provide a full session of therapeutic massage using Swedish massage techniques
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