Through the Therapeutic Massage Program available at our Little Rock, Arkansas, school, you’ll get hands‐on training in a wide variety of classes such as massage therapy techniques and modalities, Western massage, body work, myotherapy, reflexology and sports massage.
From the beginning, students will gain experience in order to acquire necessary technical skills in manipulation, pressure, friction and body work. By the end of the program, students have learned to launch, manage and grow a successful massage career with confidence. Upon completion of the program, students are eligible to sit for the Massage and Bodywork Licensing Examination (MBLEX) national certification exam. The MBLEX is required for licensure in most states.
WHICH THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE THERAPIST SKILLS WILL I LEARN?
- Consult with clients to assess and document client needs and expectations
- Develop individualized treatment plans
- Gain massage feedback as it’s given and adapt accordingly
- Understand conditions relieved by massage
- Be familiar with various modalities and comfortable with using each one
- Recognize contraindications of massage
- Maintain accurate client records
- Maintain confidentiality
- Recommend therapeutic exercise routines
- Maintain sanitary and ethical standards of professional body workers
WHERE DO THERAPEUTIC MASSAGE THERAPISTS WORK?
- Fitness Centers
- Cruise Ships
- Private Practices
- Wellness Centers
Heritage College in Little Rock is not currently accepting applications for enrollment in the Massage Therapy program.
For our graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed the program and other important information, please click here.
Therapeutic Massage is approved by ASBMT (Lic 1020). All other programs licensed by SBPCE.
A branch of Heritage College, Oklahoma City, OK.
For more info about Heritage, visit About Heritage.
Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education, 501 Woodlane, Suite 104 South, Little Rock, AR 72201
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS
1309 Old Forge Drive,
Little Rock, AR 72227
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This easily accessible campus in Treasure Hills off I-430 and North Rodney Parham Road features two facilities.
The main building houses a student lounge, a resource center and fully equipped classrooms that support our hands-on approach to education. Less than a mile away is our second educational facility, which includes a massage clinic that is open to the public and an instructional gym for personal training students.
Heritage College utilizes industry-standard equipment for our career education programs to ensure that students are prepared with the knowledge, skills and hands-on training needed for successful employment in their chosen field. Additionally, the campus offers a number of resources to assist students, and the faculty and staff are committed to the success of our students.