3 hrs Pregnancy Massage

Pregnancy Massage

3 hours

This course provides an excellent insight into the stages of pregnancy and the massage therapist’s role in this process. There are several techniques presented, each linked to a specific trimester. The techniques are demonstrated by illustrations and step-by-step instructions. There are also scenarios that pose questions as to what you, as a therapist, would do. There are excellent suggestions about ways to market your business and how to set up your room. There is a detailed section that targets the postpartum phase of pregnancy, a stage which is often overlooked. There are also tips for male massage therapists.

This course is a must for any therapist who works with expectant mothers, and offers encouragement to therapists thinking about pursuing massage for this particular population.

Goal:

The student will become familiar with the pre-natal, perinatal, and post-partum stages that are experienced by expectant mothers, what massage techniques best serve these pregnancy stages, and the benefits of massage for both mother and baby.

Objectives:

Students will be able to master the following objectives with a minimum of 70% accuracy:

  • Students will be able to list the benefits of pre-natal and perinatal massage
  • Students will be able to describe physiological discomforts of pregnancy
  • Students will be able to discuss guidelines, precautions and contraindications for pregnancy massage
  • Students will be able to compare and contrast the different equipment and supplies required for pregnancy massage
  • Students will be able to explain the focus of massage at the 3 different trimesters
  • Students will be able to state when most expectant mothers begin massage and bodywork
  • Students will be able to list common symptoms of possible premature labor
  • Students will be able to explain different massage techniques of massage and bodywork for specific issues
  • Students will be able to define “eclampsia in pregnancy”
  • Students will be able to state what role massage plays in labor support
  • Students will be able to define the “occipital anterior” position
  • Students will be able to explain the techniques that stimulate the body’s rturn to normal energy and hormone levels
  • Students will be able to describe “Labor Dystocia”

Learning Outcomes:

The learning outcomes for this course will be measured by the mastery of the objectives set forth in the Learning Objectives section. Students must master the objectives, which are measured by the written assessment. Students must achieve a test score of 70% or higher to achieve mastery of these objectives.

Course Outline:

Students will be able to master the aforementioned objectives with a minimum of 70% accuracy. Students will demonstrate their knowledge of the subject matter contained within the course by passing an examination (test), and scoring a minimum of 70% correct answers.

Exam Format – Online, Multiple Choice

Exam Questions – Total of 15 (Fifteen) questions

States / Organizations that should accept this course – NCBTMB, Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, NCBTMB, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, Washington DC, West Virginia, Wisconsin, Wyoming

Certificate – Available Immediately upon passing with a 70%

Expiration – As long as you have an active membership that includes access to this course

Extra Fees (these are completely optional) – We have several options for our customers listed below in the case you wanted to use them. The online exam and online certificate upon passing is included in your tuition (you will need to purchase the required study material elsewhere). We have no hidden fees or surcharges, and the fees below only apply to extra options provided by the Company. The extra fees are as follows:

NOTE: All fees must be paid in advance of any extra Services rendered.

  • Need your certificate mailed? We will mail you a tri-folded color certificate after passing – $10 per certificate, per mailing.
  • Want us to manually submit your answers? You can mail or email us your answers on the provided printable exam for us to manually grade and submit on your behalf. Also included, is if you pass with at least a 70% we will mail you a tri-folded color certificate – $25 per course and attempt. The certificate is only mailed if you received a 70% or greater. (This is paid by you when you fill out the required form completely that is located on the bottom of each printable exam. If you fail the exam, you will either have to repeat this process and pay the fee, or you can complete your exam online yourself free)
  • Want us to mail you the printable version of the exam questions? (Note: You can print this yourself within your account at no additional charge) We will mail you the exam questions – $10 per course, per mailing.

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If you are able to see this page, then yes, this course is a part of your membership. If you are able to access this page, as well as the exam then you do have access.

Are there any extra fees or optional services from Massage CE Unlimited?

Extra Fees (these are completely optional) – We have several options for our customers listed below in the case you wanted to use them. The online exam and online certificate upon passing is included in your tuition (you will need to purchase the required study material elsewhere). We have no hidden fees or surcharges, and the fees below only apply to extra options provided by the Company. The extra fees are as follows: 
NOTE: All fees must be paid in advance of any extra Services rendered.

  • Need your certificate mailed? We will mail you a tri-folded color certificate after passing – $10 per certificate, per mailing.
  • Want us to manually submit your answers? You can mail or email us your answers on the provided printable exam for us to manually grade and submit on your behalf. Also included, is if you pass with at least a 70% we will mail you a tri-folded color certificate – $25 per course and attempt. The certificate is only mailed if you received a 70% or greater. (This is paid by you when you fill out the required form completely that is located on the bottom of each printable exam. If you fail the exam, you will either have to repeat this process and pay the fee, or you can complete your exam online yourself free)
  • Want us to mail you the printable version of the exam questions? (Note: You can print this yourself within your account at no additional charge) We will mail you the exam questions – $10 per course, per mailing.
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