The Second Edition of Introduction to Massage Therapy instills the essential skills and knowledge needed to become a professional massage therapist and excel as one. The authors integrate functional anatomy, physiology, and pathology with massage therapy techniques, helping you translate your knowledge of the underlying science into practice. Designed to prepare you for all aspects of massage practice, the text also covers communication and documentation, safety and self-care practices, and essential business concepts.
This text offers a wealth of 3D anatomical information on the skeletal, muscular, and neurovascular systems, as well as surface anatomy. The Second Edition features expanded coverage of hydrotherapy, Eastern techniques, sanitation and hygiene, and HIPAA.
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Each copy of the text includes the Real Bodywork DVD, featuring outstanding video clips of massage sequences presented in the text.
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Book Description LWW, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Second. THE BOOK IS BRAND NEW. CD INCLUDED. MAY HAVE SCHOOL MARKINGS OR MINOR SHELF WEAR.MULTIPLE COPIES AVAILABLE. FAST SHIPPING. WE OFFER FREE TRACKING NUMBER UPON FAST SHIPMENT OF YOUR ORDER. PLEASE LET US KNOW IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS AND WE WILL GET BACK TO YOU ASAP. Thank you for your interest. Bookseller Inventory # 0781773741-N
Book Description LWW, 2007. Book Condition: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: This introductory textbook instills the skills and knowledge needed to becomeand excel asa professional massage therapist. Enhanced by full-color illustrations and photographs, the text integrates functional anatomy, physiology, and pathology with massage therapy techniques and offers extensive 3D anatomical information. Communication, documentation, safety, self-care, and business practices are also covered. This edition features expanded coverage of hydrotherapy, Eastern techniques, sanitation and hygiene, HIPAA, and key topics tested on the National Certification Exam. Other new features include critical thinking exercises and boxes highlighting contraindications to massage or specific strokes. A bound-in Real Bodywork DVD features outstanding video clips of massage sequences. Bookseller Inventory # ABE_book_new_0781773741
Book Description LWW, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0781773741
Book Description LWW, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110781773741
Book Description Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Second. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0781773741
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Book Description Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Book Condition: New. pp. 625. Bookseller Inventory # 7570824