Massage Therapists

(NOC 3235)
+8.3%
 

Career Description

Massage therapists assess and treat many different motion and muscle problems with techniques such as massage, manipulation and hydrotherapy.

Duties May Include

Massage therapists assess clients by conducting range of motion and muscle testing and propose treatment plans;

Treat soft tissues and joints of the body through soft tissue manipulation, hydrotherapy, remedial exercise programs and client self-help programs;

Provide courses of treatment for medical conditions and injuries or wellness maintenance;

Maintain records of treatments given;

May work with other health care professionals when appropriate.

Examples of Titles

Massage Therapist (MT)
Registered Massage Therapist (RMT)

Here are some schools that have programs related to this career:

Algonquin College
Ottawa, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Massage Therapy Diploma; Advanced
Massage Therapy (Intensive) Diploma; Advanced
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Humber College Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Massage Therapy Diploma; Co-op; Advanced
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Cambrian College
Sudbury, Ontario, CA

Related Program(s):
Massage Therapy Diploma; Advanced
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Modified on May 20, 2012