Massage Theory for Special Populations 2

Course Code: MSTH 256

Academic Year: 2020-2021

In this course, students continue to explore the lifespan by discussing development through adolescence, early adulthood and middle adulthood. Students also prepare to practice massage therapy with patients with chronic illnesses. Students explore the massage therapy management of select cardiovascular, respiratory, immune and endocrine conditions. Students use simulated patients to develop safe and effective evidence-informed massage therapy treatment plans.