Do you enjoy helping others to relax and heal? Are you good with your hands? Do you value professional flexibility and independence? If so, you may be cut out for a career as a massage therapist. Massage therapists improve patient's physical and emotional state by providing relief from stress, pain, tension, injury, and a number . . .
Overview Massage therapy is a growing career field which easily adapts to the practitioner's lifestyle and availability. Therapeutic treatments are administered to relieve physical injury and discomfort as well as to cultivate relaxation and relieve stress. There are a several possible types of massage, called modalities. According to the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA), the . . .