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Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Questions

3/6/2007
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The questions that a therapist asks the client during the initial consultation are essential to the formation of the entire treatment plan and to the development of the relationship between the client and therapist. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:15

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Prescription or Referral

3/6/2007
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A client does not need to have a prescription or referral form to have access to massage treatment. However … CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:10

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Functional Assessment

3/6/2007
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The entire human body is affected by misaligned bones and anomalies in muscle tension. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:41

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Gait Assessment (Continued)

3/6/2007
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While observing the swing phase of a client’s gait, the therapist should look for several factors. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:22

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Range of Motion

3/6/2007
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Assessment of a client’s muscle or joint function is one measure of the effectiveness of a massage therapy treatment. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:29

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Muscle Strength or Weakness, Range of Motion

3/6/2007
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A five step key is used as a guide for determining and recording the strength and the weakness of muscle as well as the client’s range of motion. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:20

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Assessment

3/6/2007
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Information gained in accessing a client falls into two broad categories: subjective data and objective data. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:30

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - The Plan for Care

3/6/2007
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IN the APIE system, the plan for care of a client is represented by the letter, “P.” CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:31

Client Intake, Assess. and Doc. - Implementation and Client Education

3/6/2007
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In the APIE method of documenting a client’s information, the “I” represents implementation. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:38

Principles of Body Mechanics - Correct Body Mechanics

3/6/2007
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Overview of 13 Guidelines with a Description of 1. Checking the Table Height and 2. Wearing Comfortable Attire CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:33

Principles of Body Mechanics - Groundedness and Centeredness

2/14/2007
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Related to the mental, emotional, and physical condition of the therapist, groundedness and centeredness provide additional fundamental basis of massage. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:00 min / 0 MB)

Duration:00:01:13

Principles of Body Mechanics - Balancing Groundedness or Centeredness

2/14/2007
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An individual who has balanced posture respects the fundamental laws of gravity. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:12

Principles of Body Mechanics - Strength and Stamina

2/14/2007
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Exercise, relaxation, and nutrition form cornerstones of health and therefore are of great significance to the massage therapist. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:22

Purity of Essential Oils

2/14/2007
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In aroma therapy the wholeness of an essential oil is paramount in its importance. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:21

Essential Oils-Variations

2/14/2007
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Because of variations in climate and soil, the naturally occurring chemicals in an essential oil may be widely varied. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:11

Adding Essential Oils to Baths

2/14/2007
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When essential oil is added to bath water, the oil penetrates the skin 100 times more effectively. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:00:44

Absorption of Essential Oils Through the Skin

2/14/2007
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Because the skin is the body’s largest organ, it can be efficiently employed as the entrance gate for essential oils. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:39

Steam Application of Essential Oils

2/14/2007
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Steam applications do quicken relief by hastening evaporation. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:25

Techniques for Inhalation of Essential Oils

2/14/2007
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Of the many techniques and implements for the inhalation of essential oils each is effective in specific situations. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:01:44

Inhalation of Essential Oils

2/14/2007
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Because the nose has such a direct connection to the brain, inhalation of essential oils provides the quickest treatment for problems such as depression, stress, and certain types of headaches. CLICK HERE to enter the Massage Therapy site File Download (0:59 min / 1 MB)

Duration:00:00:49