A massage therapist is in one of the fast-growing healthcare professions. For many years, massage therapy was virtually an unknown practice, even considered therapy for spiritual healing. In recent years, public interest has grown. Many healthcare services have started to recognize the benefits of skilled practitioners. Consumer interest has led to more practicing therapists, more formal accreditation programs, and therapy specialties services.
Massage therapists treat clients by using touch to manipulate the soft-tissue muscles of the body. With their touch, therapists relieve pain & stress, rehabilitate injuries, increase relaxation, and aid in the general wellness of clients.
Massage therapy is an effective form of health care that has evolved into a complete and holistic treatment for many ailments.