Experiential Learning: Clinical Assessment 1

Course Code: MSTH 107

Academic Year: 2023-2024

In this course, students encounter a clinical decision-making model for massage therapy. With a focus on patient evaluation, students develop the necessary assessment skills required to form a clinical impression and develop a safe and effective treatment plan. Students first learn to gather subjective information and conduct basic physical examinations for all new patients. In addition, students assess range of motion and perform muscle testing and special orthopedic testing to the upper limb.