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Created with Fabric.js 1.4.5 LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION WORK SETTING SALARY & EMPLOYMENT 4 KEY JOB DUTIES Average salary (2013) Average hourly pay (2013) Employed (2013) Job growth (2012 - 2022) $40,400 $19.42 79.040 ENTRY LEVEL EDUCATION REFERENCES 1. created by: © 2015 500 1000 hours of education and training through either a diploma, certificate or associates degree program in massage therapy. Certain states do not require formal training for practice. National Certification Board for Therapeutic Massage & Bodywork (NCTMB) licensure currently required by 38 states plus Washington D.C. NCTMB board certification is the highest credential beyond licensed massage therapist and requires further education and training. Work settings include private offices, spas, hotels, hospitals, commercial businessesand fitness centers. Performs therapeutic massages on soft tissues and joints. May assist in the assessment of range of motion and flexibility. MASSAGE THERAPIST Walk their client through on how to prepare for and what to expect during the massage session. Establish a relaxing, calming environment throughout the course of the massage. Determine the varieties of movements or techniques to apply on the different areas or muscle groups of the body. Utilize proper technique and body mechanics while providing massage therapy to avoid finger, wrist, elbow, shoulder or back injuries. Health Career Profiles: Alternative Medicine Statistics for Massage Therapists working in the U.S.: Employment Outlook 23% Much faster than average
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