Massage Therapy

Massage TherapyMassage Therapy is a licensed profession in New York State. The Massage Therapy degree program prepares students to take the New York State licensure exam, achieve licensure, and enter the profession. Students use massage techniques to promote relaxation, reduce pain, and treat a variety of medical conditions – all with a goal of wellness and healing.Swedish’s Massage Therapy degree program students study both Western and Eastern theories and techniques. Through combined classroom instruction and hands-on practice, our students receive a strong foundation in anatomy and physiology, massage-related pathology, neurology, and kinesiology. Students enrolled in the Massage Therapy program master their skills in our stress reduction and therapeutic clinics and at community service externships.Graduates are awarded an Associate in Occupational Studies degree (AOS) as authorized by the New York State Board of Regents.

Evidence-Based Therapeutic Massage

Evidence-Based Therapeutic Massage
Elizabeth A. Holey; Eileen M. Cook
Call Number: W 21 DEL 2012
ISBN: 9780702032295
Publication Date: 2011-01-28

Theory and Practice of Therapeutic Massage

Theory and Practice of Therapeutic Massage
Mark F. Beck
Call Number: W 18.2 SHE 2012
ISBN: 9781435485235
Publication Date: 2010-04-27

Professional Foundations for Massage Therapists

Professional Foundations for Massage Therapists
Patricia J. Benjamin
Call Number: W 18.2 ROG 2013
ISBN: 9780131717367
Publication Date: 2008-03-03

Pearson's Massage Therapy

Pearson’s Massage Therapy
Patricia J. Benjamin
Call Number: WO 178 HUE 2007
ISBN: 9780132296687
Publication Date: 2010-02-03

Massage Therapy: Intergrating Research and Practice

Massage Therapy: Intergrating Research and Practice
Trish Dryden (Editor); Christopher Moyer (Editor)
Call Number: WO 500 AST 2011
ISBN: 9780736085656
Publication Date: 2012-04-10

The Complete Guide to Lymph Drainage Massage

The Complete Guide to Lymph Drainage Massage
Paul Price; Kevin Frey; Karen Ludwig (Editor); Deanna Beckett (Editor); Denis Frolov (Photographer)
Call Number: WO 162 PRI 2003
ISBN: 9781439056714
Publication Date: 2011-10-14

Chair Massage

Chair Massage
Agatha Christie; Patricia Holland; Sandra K. Anderson
Call Number: 610.73 S6677w V.34 N.4
ISBN: 9780323025591
Publication Date: 2004-08-01

Holistic Bodywork

Holistic Bodywork
James Pulciani
Call Number: 610.73 P614w V. 40 N. 2
ISBN: 9780135138953
Publication Date: 2011-03-04

Reflexology for the Feet and Hands

Reflexology for the Feet and Hands
Sean Riehl, Geri Riehl & Real Bodywork
Call Number: DVD 301 ISBN: 9780970363398
Publication Date: 2005

Myofascial Release

Myofascial Release
Sean Riehl, Geri Riehl & Real Bodywork
Call Number: DVD 147
Publication Date: 2000

Lymphatic Drainage Massage

Lymphatic Drainage Massage
Sean Riehl, Geri Riehl & Real Bodywork
Call Number: DVD 145
Publication Date: 2000

Healing Stone Massage

Healing Stone Massage
Sean Riehl, Geri Riehl & Real Bodywork
Call Number: DVD 83
ISBN Number: 9780970363367
Publication Date: 2001

AMTA: Understanding Massage Techniques
ATMA: Benefits of Massage Therapy
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