Massage Therapy

 Call Samantha @ #508-536-5366 to register for info. session

Start Date:  2018 in Fall River.
Massage Therapy info. sessions:

September 28th Thursday @ 5:30pm
October 19th Thursday @5:30pm
December 14th Thursday@5:30pm

Coastal Career Academy’s Massage Therapy Program provides 720 hours in the art and science of massage. Our focus is the mind-body connection, and how caring, competent touch can promote healing. Students practice their skills in a supervised, clinical setting. The program is three 12 week terms divided between classroom and clinical experience giving the student a strong foundation in massage therapy.

 

Admission into the Massage Therapy Program requires that the applicant:

* Attend an information session

* Schedule an individual interview

* Apply using the online application

* Students must maintain a 75% average in all courses

* Adhere to the attendance policy

* Adhere to the dress policy

* Has the physical mobility and dexterity to perform massage therapy services

 

 The required courses for the Massage Therapy Program are:

  • Massage 1
  • Anatomy
  • Physiology
  • Massage 11
  • Kinesiology
  • Pathology
  • Clinical Practicum 1
  • Massage 111
  • Professional Ethics & Practice Management
  • Clinical Practicum 11

 

Our classes will begin on January 23, 2018.

Class size is limited – early application is recommended.

Program Outcomes: Completion of the Massage Therapy Program --

  • Qualifies students to apply to the Massachusetts Massage Board for licensure.
  • Plan and organize an effective massage and bodywork session
  • Perform a massage and bodywork session for therapeutic benefit
  • Develop and implement a self-care strategy
  • Develop successful and ethical therapeutic relationships with clients
  • Develop a strategy for a successful practice
  • Identify strategies to participate in professional organizations and pursue professional development

 

 

720 hour program.  3 Terms. $2000.00 per Term
Tuition: $6000.00 plus books and materials. 

  • Evenings: Tuesday Wednesdays and Thursdays 5:30-9:00pm
  • Saturday Clinic 9:30am-5:30pm
  • Days: Tuesday,Wednesdays and Thursdays 9:00-5:00pm
BOOK LIST:
  • ESSENTIALS OF HUMAN ANATOMY & PHYSIOLOGY – ELAINE MARIEB 12THED
  • TRAIL GUIDE TO THE BODY – ANDREW BIEL
  • MASSAGE THERAPY, 5TH EDITION – SUSAN SALVO – Sandy Fritz Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage
  • A Massage Therapist’s Guide to Pathology-- Ruth Werner 5th edition
  • Medical Conditions and Massage Therapy -- Tracy Walton
  • Business Mastery – Cherie Sohnen-Moe


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