NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
    Jul 13, 2024  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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HLTK 1970 - Massage Therapy Clinical

This practicum provides exposure and experience in applying Massage Therapy (MT) principles, protocols and techniques in a professional MT setting.

Credits: 4

Instructional Method Lab

HLTK 1720 Massage Therapy Techniques I, HLTK 1730 Communication, Ethics & Business Application, and HLTK 1740 Ergonomics

HLTK 1750 Massage Therapy Techniques II

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of HLTK 1970 Massage Therapy Clinical, the student will:

  1. Students will be required to maintain a journal of activities during clinical portion of the program.
  2. Students will be required to log and document a minimum of 6.5 hours per week in client service.
  3. Students will be expected to see a minimum of three (3) clients per week, during the clinical Experience.
  4. Students will need to see at least one new client per week in the clinical setting.
  5. With the supervising therapist, students will assess sessions and document areas of strength and  areas of concern

Program Outcomes
Massage Therapy

PO#2 Integrate protocols of a given modality as needed during treatment

PO#3 Demonstrate effective use of techniques of a modality in the clinical setting

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