Advanced Medical Massage Certification
This 12-week, comprehensive 250 hour program offers 50 hours of in-class didactic instruction in the following areas:
- Basics of Medical Massage.
- Protocols and Procedures
- Pathologies and Pharmacology
- Case Studies
- Pain Management
- Business of Medical Massage Practice
The remaining 200 hours of hands-on instruction focuses on the application of massage techniques (modalities) and fulfilling the practicum hours in two clinical settings (Mountain View Regional Medical Center Hospital and The Village at Northrise Rehabilitation Hospital and Assisted Living Facility).
In the course of study the student will learn indications and contraindications for the application of modalities, review and research applicable pathologies, ethics and confidentiality, charting and informed consent, integration into clinical environments, and peer review of field work. Student’s will learn the appropriate application of the following modalities:
- Therapeutic Touch
- Lymphatic Drainage
- Containment Holds and Static Compression
- Positional Release Techniques
- Myofascial Release Techniques
- Neuromuscular Therapy
- Pediatric Infant Massage
If any of the above appeals to you or you have any questions, please contact the Massage Therapy Training Institute.
Why get Medical Massage Certified?
- Higher pay grade and insurance reimbursement
- Increased referrals from medical professionals
- Medical Massage programs in hospitals are increasing at a rapid rate ( American Hospital Association)
Why get Certified with MTTI & ABW Living Tree?
Our 250 hour certification program offers
200 hours of in-the-field, hands-on experience in hospitals and medical facilities
integrative team care plan skills with multiple Physicians and Specialists.
advanced hands-on knowledge of presenting pathologies and pharmacology.
experience as it presents in acute and chronic issues.
experience as it presents with pre- and post-operative care.
experience as it presents with palliative, hospice and end stage care.
We think you’ll find our 250 hour program to be the most in-depth and experiential program available to licensed massage therapists. If you desire to work in a hospital or medical facility, choose MTTI’s Advanced Medical Massage Certification Program.