Contact Info

hello

yes
MASSAGE THERAPY SCHOOL PROGRAM OUTCOME 2017-04-18T01:42:12+00:00

Diploma of Completion in Medical Massage Therapy

  • Become licensed massage professionals in the state of Pennsylvania

The certificate of completion in massage therapy will qualify a student to sit for the licensing exams as required by the Pennsylvania State Board of Massage Therapy.

The educational objectives for 9 months diploma in medical massage therapy verify that a student will be competent to:

  • Perform an advance-level of medical massage using Medical Massage, Orthopedic, Kinesiology and  Swedish Massage therapy techniques.
  • Demonstrate client communication, client consent, and client safety skills
  • Design an adequate SOAP (Subjective Objective Action Plan) chart notes and treatment plan
  • Recognize medical conditions in which massage therapy is contraindicated and/or hazardous to the client
  • Apply the knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology during a massage therapy session
  • Demonstrate an understanding of biomechanics and kinesiology as they relate to bone, cartilage, tendons and muscle tissue
  • Evaluate and utilize the information received from a client’s health history intake form
  • Implement a safe and effective massage therapy session based on the client’s health interview
  • Demonstrate appropriate client/therapist boundaries in accordance with the Pennsylvania State Board of Massage Therapy rules and statutes that define Ethical Standards
  • Demonstrate professional and business ethical boundaries
  • Identify a variety of bodywork modalities
  • Understand the basic concepts of a business

Also…

  • Become licensed massage professional Alumni
  • Service beyond expectations
  • Create innovative programs, schedules, and services that promote success
  • Establish partnerships with  other health care providers
  • Educate the public about the benefits of the profession of medical massage therapy
  • To provide a well-rounded education for students so that they may become competent workers, able to work in many healthcare situations.

A student that completes 700 hours at European Medical School of Massage in medical massage therapy will be competent to:

  • Perform a massage using a variety of massage therapy modalities and  strokes
  • Demonstrate excellent client communication, client consent, and client safety skills
  • Recognize and refer medical conditions in which massage therapy is contraindicated and/or hazardous to the client
  • Apply the advanced knowledge of anatomy, physiology, and kinesiology during a massage therapy session
  • Demonstrate a proficient understanding of biomechanics and kinesiology as they relate to bone, cartilage, tendons and muscle tissue
  • Evaluate and utilize the information received from a client’s health history intake form
  • Implement a safe and effective massage therapy session based on the client’s health interview
  • Design competent SOAP (Subjective Objective Action Plan) chart notes and treatment plan
  • Demonstrate competent and appropriate client/therapist boundaries in accordance with the Pennsylvania State Board of Massage Therapy rules and statutes that define Ethical Standards
  • Demonstrate professional and business ethical boundaries
  • Identify a variety of bodywork modalities
  • Understand and apply specific concepts of a business plan and operation
  • Demonstrate knowledge and skills of accounting, interpersonal communication, math concepts, and business writing
  • Demonstrate an understanding of cultural diversity
  • Demonstrate an understanding of health, wellness, and self-care