Massage Therapists near Douglas County, NE

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Colene Doucette
Massage Therapist, BS, NCBTMB, Ortho-B, REFLEX
Verified Verified
Omaha, NE 68144
Colene is a dedicated professional with a strong background in effective approaches to wellness and pain management. In addition to providing both individual and combined modalities, her array of services includes, Myofascial Release, Myotherapy, Neuromuscular Reeducation, Reflexology, KST, Ortho-Bionomy™ & more! Visit www.colenedoucette.com for further info!
Colene is a dedicated professional with a strong background in effective approaches to wellness and pain management. In addition to providing both individual and combined modalities, her array of services includes, Myofascial Release, Myotherapy, Neuromuscular Reeducation, Reflexology, KST, Ortho-Bionomy™ & more! Visit www.colenedoucette.com for further info!
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Who can practice massage in Douglas County?
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 Douglas County 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 Douglas County LMT must then pass a certification exam.

What are the benefits of Douglas County massage?
Clients use massage in Douglas County 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 Douglas County can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Douglas County 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 Douglas County 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.