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Benefits of Massage Therapy

Massage therapists help to manage acute and chronic health conditions, rehabilitation and sports injuries. Massage therapy is also a preventive measure against everything from muscle strains to hypertension. Studies have revealed lower anxiety, stress hormone levels and increased function of their immune system in patients who receive massage therapy.

The Touch Research Institute in Florida, has done extensive research on the benefits of massage therapy. The research has shown how massage is beneficial for many different pathologies and for all stages of life.

To see a list of conditions commonly treated by massage therapy please click here

Please note:

Massage therapists are complimentary care givers and are not qualified to diagnose medical conditions.

Massage therapists often refer to physicians if in doubt about the medical condition of a client and about any contraindications that may arise.

Membership & Insurance Fees

* Welcome to new graduates in massage therapy! A $ 100 credit for your first registration in NBMA.
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