massage therapist


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massage therapist

a person who performs massages to relieve pain and enhance healing.

massage therapist

A person trained in the art and science of massage.
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Zeel delivers Massage On Demand - top-quality massages from licensed, vetted massage therapists to homes, hotels, workplaces, and events in as little as an hour, or up to a month in advance.
I would always give him a massage after work, but I didn't really know what I was doing,'' said Karen Coambs, adding that she hopes to become a certified massage therapist.
29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Massage Envy Spa, the largest employer of massage therapists and estheticians in the United States, is pleased to announce that CG Funk, vice president of industry relations and product development, has been inducted into the Massage Therapy Hall of Fame.
About 150,000 massage therapists are thought to be practicing nationwide, with more than half of those working in California, Sweeney says.
Seeking to crack down on prostitutes who pose as massage therapists, the Los Angeles City Council adopted an ordinance Tuesday that sets more stringent standards to become licensed as a legitimate masseuse or masseur.
Upon completing NMTI's massage therapy training and passing the NCETMB exam, students are eligible to apply for state licensure and qualify for employment as a professional massage therapist.
Option to ask questions of the massage therapist and receive professional responses
Practicing massage therapists can become licensed under the grandfather clause in several ways, including verification of working for one or more employers as a massage therapist from October 2005 through October 2010," True said.
operates is the Corporate Body division which provides an invigorating 15-minute chair massage given directly at the workplace by a licensed massage therapist.
CHICAGO, May 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Semi-retired massage therapist Heide Metzger has combined her passion for massage and her love of people to create Massages For Charity International (MFCI) (http://www.
The company recently commenced the initial operations of the Corporate Body, a new division, which provides an invigorating 15-minute chair massage given directly at the workplace by a licensed massage therapist.
For Elements Therapeutic Massage, a massage therapy franchise that was founded in 2002 by Michele Merhib, a Registered Massage Therapist, no matter what the reason for seeking massage, the objective is always the same; to provide relief, restoration and rejuvenation.