In this presentation you will learn about the approach to massage that is developed around using massage methods to address common physiological outcomes such as pain management, stress management, physical performance, improved sleep etc. The shift from a modality focus such as Swedish Massage, Deep Tissue massage, Reflexology Massage is explained in terms of application of a varity of mechanical forces applied to shift undesirable physiology resulting in achieved outcome.
Sandy Fritz, MS, NCTMB, is the owner, director, and head instructor of Health Enrichment Center School of Therapeutic Massage. She is author of the market-leading Mosby’s Fundamentals of Therapeutic Massage. In addition, she has written numerous other textbooks for Elsevier and has launched Elsevier’s Career Development Series. Fritz has had an extremely successful career in massage private practice for the past 30 years.