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Synonyms for massage

Synonyms for massage

kneading and rubbing parts of the body to increase circulation and promote relaxation

manually manipulate (someone's body), usually for medicinal or relaxation purposes

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give a massage to

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Senators Aquilino Pimentel III and Joel Villanueva urged the DOH to instead coordinate with the Technical Education and Skills Development Authority (TESDA) to come up with a simplified and more affordable licensure requirement for massage therapists.
From what I understand Thai massage therapists only need to undergo 150 hours of massage training and attend a one-week seminar before becoming an accredited massage therapist.
Consult a licensed massage therapist You can find one via the American Massage Therapy Association (www.
To qualify as a massage therapist Sue, from Mumbles, Swansea, had to pass the professional exam designed for hand techniques by using her feet, something that hadn't been done before.
The definition used for a massage therapist for the Census survey was 'massage therapists perform therapeutic massage and administer body treatments for health, fitness and remedial purposes' (Statistics New Zealand 2009) categorising massage therapists by their self-reported activity rather than by 'registration' or 'qualification'.
Control: If you experience anything during the massage that you dislike, makes you uncomfortable or seems improper, you have the right to tell the massage therapist to stop whatever it is she is doing.
According to the Occupational Outlook Handbook, standards and requirements for massage therapists vary greatly by state; but most states require
As running takes its toll on the body in specific ways, a running specialist is an even better choice than a general sports massage therapist.
On Tuesday, the state Board of Massage Therapists revoked Johnson's license, and a Lane County Circuit Court judge sentenced him to 24 months of probation, gave him 80 hours of community service and ordered him to undergo substance abuse counseling.
Each massage therapist also would need proof of having passed a national certification exam or having completed 500 hours of education in the field.
It's a particularly good treatment for acute injuries because it goes past the skin, getting in deeper than a massage therapist can, yet without the physical manipulation that can sometimes be too invasive.
Returning to her roots and starting a business in Timmins has proven to be a successful move for 29-year-old Melanie Brousseau, registered massage therapist.
Finding a qualified massage therapist is important, especially important in Montana because the State does not regulate massage therapy as a profession.
When the bank building's resident massage therapist moved out, French and Yarbrough moved in.
A Pregnancy Massage Therapist can provide the help you need to get through your pregnancy, labor and postpartum recovery, to motherhood This is one "prescription" that is easy to take.