Massage therapy is manipulation of soft body tissues for the purpose of normalizing those tissues to enhance a person’s health and well-being. This is one of the oldest forms of medicine known to humans. Massage therapy is a form of bodywork in complementary medicine that involve touching or manipulating the body. It is best to have your therapeutic massage performed by a qualified and licensed massage therapist.
A massage therapist is a person trained in massage theory and technique as well as the anatomy and physiology of the human body. This training gives a massage therapist a solid understanding of the body so that they can properly execute the bodywork needed to provide relief to the client. It is extremely important to have a trained therapist.
Licensed Massage Therapist
A licensed massage therapist in Arizona must do the following:
- Complete a course of study of massage therapy or bodywork therapy consisting of a minimum of 500 hours of supervised instruction
- Successfully take and pass the Arizona Massage Therapist Licensing and Certification Exam
- Be licensed and certified by the National Board of Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork
Deborah Page (Pickering) Fischer is licensed by the Arizona State Board of Massage Therapy.
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