Master the Massage Therapy Exams, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0768933692
  • ISBN-13: 9780768933697
  • DDC: 615.8
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 352 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released June 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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This guide gives you the tips and strategies you need to score high on your exam as well as useful info on massage therapy career planning, salary and benefits, and educational requirements. Peterson's provides brief reviews of each test topic to refresh your memory of what you learned in school. The title also provides full-length practice tests of the two most frequently taken exams: the National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCETMB) and the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx).

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
Before You Begin.
Massage Therapist Basics.
1: What is a Massage Therapist?.
2: Becoming a Massage Therapist.
Diagnosing Strengths and Weaknesses.
3: Practice Test 1: Diagnostic.
Prepare and Practice: Massage Therapy Subject Areas.
4: Anatomy and Physiology.
5: Kinesiology.
6: Pathology.
7: Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork Assessment.
8: Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork Application.
9: Professional Standards and Legal and Business Practices.
Two Practice Tests.
10: Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEx).
11: National Certification Examination for Therapeutic Massage and Bodywork (NCETMB).
Appendix A NCBTMB Code of Ethics and Standards of Practice.
Appendix B NCBTMB National Examination for State Licensing (NESL) Option.
Appendix C Helpful Resources.
Appendix D Complementary/Alternative Medicine.