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LSPA 1065 : Introduction to Therapeutic Massage
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Lifestyle, Sport, and Physical Activity (LSPA)
Milken Institute School of Public Health
Exercise and Nutrition Sciences (EXNS)
Long Course Title
Introduction to Therapeutic Massage
Short Course Title
Intro. to Therapeutic Massage
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Pass/No Pass (Fail)
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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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Changing number of credits from 2-1 to reflect accurate course type and level of instruction.
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