Therapeutic Massage is a combination of modalities used on an individual client basis to provide relief and improved health and well-being to clients through the scientific application of manual techniques for manipulating skin, muscles, and connective tissues. Using various individualized techniques helps aid the therapist to meet the client’s needs at each session, which may vary appointment to appointment. Each session is aimed at enhancing function, aiding in the healing process, decreasing muscle reflex activity and promoting relaxation and well-being. There are several clinical benefits related to therapeutic massage consisting of improving physical injuries, psychological ailments, and progressive disease processes. Therapeutic massage has affectively improved lives by relieving pain, rehabilitating a sports injury or reducing stress. Each client is evaluated and together with the therapist determines a set course of massage treatments including beneficial techniques and desired results.
Therapeutic Massage benefits include the reduction of daily stress, it helps the body enter a state of relaxation, it helps correct posture which reinforces natural movement, and it can relieve respiratory issues and train the body on how to relax.