Massage Therapist, LMT
For the past 24 years, I have been involved with deep relaxation therapy, stress management and the reduction of chronic pain. I use Swedish massage, myofacial release, deep tissue, and Trigger Point Therapy to reduce tension and eliminate muscle aches and pains. This process creates a state of relaxation, calm and well being which allows my clients to face lifes challenges with renewed health and vigor As a Medical Massage Therapist, I have treated migraine headaches, neck and shoulder problems, low back pain, knee injuries, carpal tunnel syndrome, stroke, edema, sciatica, diabetes, polio, myofacial disorders, whiplash, strains and sprains."
Who can practice massage in 11021?
Most states have licensing requirements that must be met before a practitioner (a 'masseuse' or 'masseur') can use the title 'Massage Therapist', and some states require a license to practice any form of massage. Licensed Massage Therapists in 11021 have obtained the highest level of authentication. They must complete academic coursework in anatomy and physiology, as well as on the application of massage and bodywork, business and ethics, and specialized massage techniques. The 11021 LMT must then pass a certification exam.
What are the benefits of 11021 massage?
Clients use massage in 11021 because it relieves pain from muscle aches and sprains, muscle injuries and other causes of pain. It reduces stress and helps clients relax, and can decrease feelings of anxiety and depression by stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin. Massage therapy in 11021 can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. 11021 massage therapy can help rehabilitate sports injuries.
How does massage work?
Massage involves working and acting on the body using pressure from the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, or feet of the massage therapist. The 11021 massage therapist focuses on muscles, tendons, ligaments, myofacia, skin, joints, or other connective tissue, as well as lymphatic vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system.